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Speaker encourages women to live legacies on Equality Day

Friday, August 28, 12:01 p.m.

Ninety-five years to the date after the passage of the 19th Amendment that gave women the legal right to vote, about 30 modern moms, professionals and community servants gathered in Pawleys Island...

Conway residents can’t ‘bear’ paving delays, protest Coastal Conservation League office

Friday, August 28, 9:03 a.m.

Protestors circled the 700 block of Front Street on Aug. 26, determined to get the attention of the Coastal Conversation League.


Toastmasters to start chapter in Pawleys Island

Friday, August 28, 11:03 a.m.

Toastmasters, an international organization that helps people develop communication and leadership skills, is starting a new chapter in Pawleys Island to serve people of Georgetown County.


Jewish Southerners discussed at Hobcaw Barony

Thursday, August 27, 12:01 p.m.

An intimate group of volunteers and donors got a lesson in history Aug. 14 as Charleston lawyer and historian Robert N. Rosen discussed the role of Jewish Southerners, such as Dr. Simon Baruch, in...

Pressley’s two TDs lift Sharks

Thursday, August 27, 12:01 a.m.

St. James got a 23-yard touchdown run from Jay-Mion Pressley late in the fourth quarter to beat Loris 23-20 on Aug. 21.

Andrews shuts out Waccamaw 14-0

Wednesday, August 26, 12:01 a.m.

Andrews High’s varsity football team stung early and shut out Waccamaw 14-0 in both teams’ first regular game of the season at Warrior Field on Aug. 21.


Conway downs Georgetown 22-13

Wednesday, August 26, 12:01 a.m.

Georgetown High’s varsity defense held a high-powered Conway offense in check for three quarters on Aug. 21, but two long passes in the fourth gave the Tigers the 22-13 victory.


Fellowship of Christian Athletes hosting impact dinner

Wednesday, August 26, 12:01 a.m.

The Georgetown County branch of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes is hosting an impact dinner on Sept. 8 in Pawleys Island.

Lowcountry Lowdown: A week’s worth of Police Blotters

Monday, August 24, 4:27 p.m.

The Police Blotter returns to tell you some of last week’s most bizarre crimes, misdemeanors and strange situations in the Lowcountry.

Delay sought in hearing for ex-officer charged with Walter Scott murder

Monday, August 24, 1:36 p.m.

Defense attorneys are asking to delay a bond hearing for a white former police officer charged in the shooting death of a black motorist.


Police: Traffic stop nets drug, weapons charges for Georgetown man

Wednesday, August 19, 3:31 p.m.

Police said an unlit license plate led to a Georgetown man’s arrest on multiple felony charges.


Pawleys Island park closed after fields vandalized

Wednesday, August 19, 11:15 a.m.

County officials have closed a public park after it was damaged in an act of vandalism one official referred to as “pure malice.”

Kaylen Saxon to wed Jordan Homan

Friday, August 28, 9:02 a.m.

Mr. and Mrs. Donald Paul Saxon of Pawleys Island announce the engagement of their daughter, Kaylen Marie Saxon, to Jordan Scott Homan, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Scott Homan of Pawleys Island.

Dr. and Mrs. Morgancelebrate 60th anniversary

Friday, August 28, 9:01 a.m.

Dr. and Mrs. William Kenneth “Ken” Morgan Sr. of Jacksonville, North Carolina, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Aug. 20, 2015.


Fire Department’s new ‘toy’ is an eye in the sky

Thursday, August 27, 12:01 p.m.

The newest equipment in the Murrells Inlet-Garden City Fire District’s arsenal looks like a toy, but it and its mission are deadly serious.


County OKs ban on Waccamaw Neck billboards

Thursday, August 27, 10:32 a.m.

New billboards of any kind – either electronic, mechanical or traditional – may soon be banned along U.S. Highway 17 on the Waccamaw Neck.

District: School boat ready to transport students on first day

Wednesday, August 19, 7:30 p.m.

School district officials and parents alike let out a proverbial sigh of relief on Aug. 20, the first day of school for Georgetown County School District students, when the New Prince Washington...

New teacher Carrie West joins the family business

Wednesday, August 19, 11:16 a.m.

Carrie West is the daughter of a teacher and has always wanted to teach special education.


Couple open personal fitness business in Pawleys

Tuesday, August 11, 12:45 p.m.

A husband and wife have opened a personal training business in Pawley Island.


Proposed school grading policy may change attendance, exam rules

Friday, August 7, 1:01 p.m.

Georgetown County School District high school students may notice a change in the grading system this upcoming year, if the school board votes to approve a change in policy at its next meeting.

Letters to the editor

Wednesday, August 26, 9:01 p.m.

Outstanding first responders

Robert Lamb Column: This may be hard to believe, but it’s true

Wednesday, August 26, 11:16 p.m.

I think of myself as a realist. A diehard realist. I believe I am truly a child of the Age of Reason.

Police: Missing Myrtle Beach teen found safe

Wednesday, August 26, 5:46 p.m.

A 16-year-old Socastee High School student has been found more than six days after Horry County authorities reported her missing.

Tropical Storm Erika predictions still in flux

Tuesday, August 25, 2:17 p.m.

Little has changed in the latest forecast update for Tropical Storm Erika, still predicted to be a hurricane off the Southeast Coast by early next, even as it struggles against shearing winds.


Horry County Police: Search continues for missing Socastee High student Marley Spindler

Tuesday, August 25, 10:08 a.m.

From staff reports


Former Hurricane, now Tropical Depression Danny crosses into Caribbean

Monday, August 24, 12:19 p.m.

Tropical Storm Danny brought rain and strong winds Monday to the islands of the eastern edge of the Caribbean and then quickly dissipated as it headed west.

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