From Head Start to president: Georgetown son Cornell William Brooks

Wednesday, July 30, 6:38 a.m.

Cornell William Brooks, the newly appointed President and CEO of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), has deep feelings for his hometown of Georgetown.

Some fear effects of seismic testing for oil off coast

Wednesday, July 30, 6:41 a.m.

Seismic surveying for gas and oil off the coast, which the federal government has approved, could lead to a major boost for the state economy, but some fear that marine mammals will be harmed in the...


USDA grant to bring $44k in business development

Wednesday, July 30, 6:58 a.m.

A $44,000 federal grant for business development and revitalization is coming to the City of Georgetown, and tests, analyses and workshops are coming with it.


Citizens group sponsors senate debate UPDATED

Wednesday, July 30, 12:01 a.m.

All four candidates who have filed in the Democratic Primary for the South Carolina Senate District 32 Special Election have been invited to participate in an Aug. 7 debate sponsored by the Citizens...

Rec Complex hosts social for disabled

Friday, July 25, 6:41 a.m.

It may have been raining outside, but inside the South Strand Recreation Complex the music was going strong, and the dress for the day was sandals, Hawaiian shirts, leis and summer chic.

Golf cart service: A hug, high-5 for a ride

Thursday, July 24, 8:34 a.m.

David Elliott has his path marked out. He travels it four days a week, sometimes more, never less.


Movie to show Inlet in positive light

Thursday, July 24, 6:51 a.m.

Hannah Blackwell is coming home – well, for a little while at least – and she’s bringing a film crew with her.


Law office promotes women’s health, safety

Thursday, July 24, 6:47 a.m.

In celebration and promotion of women’s health, wellness and safety, a Murrells Inlet law office held a women’s safety event during its grand opening July 18.

Museum clarifies salary

Wednesday, July 30, 6:43 a.m.

After the publication of the story on the Georgetown County Museum in the July 25 Georgetown Times, the Georgetown County Historical Society has provided additional information regarding the previous.

Anglers react to DHEC fish advisory

Friday, July 25, 6:10 a.m.

Many people who fish along the South Strand are not too concerned about levels of mercury and other industrial pollutants that might be in certain types of fish.


New traffic light at Petigru makes 8 in area

Thursday, July 24, 8:42 a.m.

There will soon be eight traffic lights on U.S. 17 in the Pawleys Island area.


Public charter school may have own home

Thursday, July 24, 6:01 a.m.

A public charter school that has been housed in a wing of Waccamaw Middle School in Pawleys Island for two years may soon have a home of its own.

90 years later, Georgetown family still owns property

Monday, July 28, 6:17 a.m.

In 1924, Hanno Lance bought a four-acre and an eight-and-a-half-acre parcel of land in the Dunbar community of Georgetown. Today, his family still owns the property.

Two charged with operating a chop shop

Friday, July 25, 6:24 p.m.

Two people have been charged with Receiving Stolen Goods and Operating a Motor Vehicle Chop Shop in the Sampit Community, according to the Sheriff's Office.


Renovated, affordable housing opens

Friday, July 25, 6:14 a.m.

For 14 Georgetown families, a newly renovated, affordable home is in their future.


Living the dream: Georgetownian lands dream job as Hollywood writer

Friday, July 25, 6:12 a.m.

When Terrell Lawrence packed up all of his belongings in 2006 after graduating from the University of South Carolina and drove to Los Angeles, he had no idea what would happen.

Gators defeat the Tarheels for fifth place finish at Nationals

Friday, July 25, 12:01 a.m.

The SC Gators ninth grade AAU boys’ basketball team placed fifth in the nation at the National Championship held in Little Rock, AR July 9-14.

SC Gators are national champions!

Friday, July 25, 12:01 a.m.

The South Carolina Gators jammed the hopes of the New York New Heights this week, and brought the AAU Division I National Boys 13U championship trophy home to Pawleys Island.


Billings commits to CCU

Friday, July 25, 6:31 a.m.


Belles win state

Wednesday, July 23, 12:01 a.m.

The Georgetown County Belles softball team won the state championship on July 15 and will play in the World Series in Ponchatoula, LA.

Waccamaw Times

Passing judgment

Wednesday, July 16, 5:12 a.m.

We find it disheartening to read the comments some news stories elicit on Facebook. Most recently, but by no means the first time, the comments beneath the breaking news about an officer-involved...

Inlet Outlook

Divorced parents with children

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

My name is Tuesday F. and I have my opinion to share with the world about divorced parents with children. So, here it goes.

Georgetown Times

Apology owed UPDATED

Wednesday, July 30, 12:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

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