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Woman suffers ‘minor injuries’ in S.C. shark attack

Monday, July 27, 10:08 a.m.

Colleton County officials say a woman suffered minor injuries when she was bitten by a small shark at Edisto Beach.

Lowcountry Lowdown: A week’s worth of Police Blotters

Sunday, July 26, 12:53 p.m.

If at first you don’t succeed ...


Georgetown County School District supervisor charged with spending thousands of school dollars on himself

Saturday, July 25, 1:50 p.m.

An employee of the Georgetown County School District has been arrested on charges of using school money to buy thousands of dollars worth of equipment for personal use.


Adult prom to benefit assisted living home

Friday, July 24, 2:43 p.m.

For many, prom is an event sealed in memories and high school yearbooks, but Georgetown resident Kareem Judson is bringing prom night to adults 21 years and older on Aug. 8.

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Sports

Football skills and drills

Friday, July 24, 12:01 a.m.

The Georgetown County Parks and Recreation Department is hosting football skills camps for kids ages 5-12 at four of its recreation centers. The camps continue July 27 in Choppee,

Cherry Hill golf feats

Friday, July 24, 12:01 a.m.


Sokoloski column: The new frontier, video

Friday, July 24, 12:01 a.m.

“Video Killed the Radio Star” was the first music video played on MTV when the station debuted 34 years ago on Aug. 1, 1981.


First Tee looking for golfers and coaches

Friday, July 24, 12:01 a.m.

Registration for the fall session of the First Tee of the Grand Strand after-school program has begun.

Crime

Deputies: Georgetown brothers charged in alleged Sampit area break-in

Friday, July 24, 1:03 p.m.

Two Georgetown brothers have been arrested after a Sampit man accused them of breaking into his house in an attempt to kill him earlier this month.

Horry County police shoot man they say threatened family

Friday, July 24, 10:32 a.m.

Horry County authorities say a man has been shot to death by a police officer after the man threatened his family with a gun.


Murrells Inlet family charged with weapons violation 2 months after drug arrest

Thursday, July 23, 3:15 p.m.

Less than two months after they were arrested on drug-related charges, a Murrells Inlet family was charged again, this time with having possession of a stolen weapon.


Georgetown Co. Sheriff’s Office asks for help tracking alleged Browns Ferry burglars

Wednesday, July 22, 8:36 p.m.

The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office has asked for the public’s help in finding three men suspected of burglarizing a business in Browns Ferry in early July.

Community

Religious community rallies together to support the Rev. Dr. Goff

Friday, July 24, 1:01 p.m.

A favored son is coming home, and the community is waiting with open arms.

All 4 Paws animal shelter sends abandoned ‘spokes-doggy’ to new home

Friday, July 24, 10:07 a.m.

When Emma the scottish terrier collapsed on the side of the road in Andrews, the All 4 Paws animal shelter revived her.


Brookgreen Gardens

Friday, July 24, 9:01 a.m.


Mt. Zion AME member Jennifer Logan to participate in debutante ceremony

Friday, July 24, 9:01 a.m.

Jennifer Logan will represent Mt. Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church of the North Santee community at the Debutante and Masters Commission ceremony on Aug. 9 at the Morris Brown AME in...

Education & Business

Public schools to start classes Aug. 20

Friday, July 24, 10:00 a.m.

As the summer comes to a close, teachers and students are preparing for their return to school.

Deontré W. McCray inducted into society

Friday, July 24, 9:01 a.m.

The National Society of High School Scholars has announced Deontré W. McCray of Georgetown has been selected to become a member.


Emily Taylor named American Legion scholarship winner

Friday, July 24, 9:01 a.m.

Commander Ed Jayroe of the Andrews American Legion Post 69 has named Andrews High School senior Emily Rebecca Taylor as the recipient of the $500 American Legion Ransom Hinnant Scholarship.


Earthwatch teens research rising tides

Thursday, July 23, 5:01 a.m.

Eight teens from Los Angeles spent two weeks traipsing through the swamps at the Hobcaw Barony wildlife reserve, all in the name of science.

Opinion

Letters to the editor

Friday, July 24, 9:01 a.m.

Good Samaritans on the road

Robbin Bruce column: Welcome to the 21st century, Robbin

Friday, July 24, 9:01 a.m.

The other day I had a guy tell me “You must be pretty good with computers, how about you do something for me?” To be honest, I had to laugh.

From the drawing board

Wednesday, July 22, 1:25 p.m.

State News

Report: Kids’ well-being improves slightly in South Carolina

Tuesday, July 21, 3:41 p.m.

The overall wellbeing of South Carolina’s children has improved slightly, even while poverty continues to worsen, according to a national report released Tuesday.

Photo of black official helping man at KKK rally goes viral

Monday, July 20, 7:42 p.m.

The black director of South Carolina’s public safety agency says he hopes a photo that shows him helping a white man wearing a racist T-shirt will be a catalyst for people to work toward...


Haley: After Chattanooga shootings, armed officers to likely guard SC military installations

Monday, July 20, 4:06 p.m.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Gov. Nikki Haley says armed officers will likely guard military instillations across South Carolina following last week’s shooting in Chattanooga.


Audit finds 327 disabled South Carolina residents were overcharged for care

Thursday, July 16, 5:04 p.m.

South Carolina’s inspector general says hundreds of people with disabilities are being overcharged for their care in group homes.

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