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Today is "Indigo Friday" in Downtown Georgetown

Tuesday, November 25, 2:03 p.m.

Indigo Friday is an new initiative developed by the Georgetown Business Association to translate Black Friday into an uniquely Georgetown event.

Planners OK zoning change near Walmart

Friday, November 28, 4:16 a.m.

County Planners are recommending an amendment to the Georgetown County Zoning Map for a property near Walmart in Georgetown.

Back to basics

Friday, November 28, 4:48 a.m.

For 30 Georgetown Middle School students, the end of the day’s learning isn’t marked by the last bell. When school lets out, the group walks across the street to the Salvation Army offices and...

Tree of inspiration and hope

Friday, November 28, 4:22 a.m.

Sharon Huber walked into Mae McKnight’s home on Christmas Day in 2003 and told her she didn’t like the way her Christmas tree was decorated.


Murrells Inlet & Garden City Beach Area

Fire millage cap may go back on agenda

Friday, November 28, 6:42 a.m.

A vote on increasing the fire millage cap on the Murrells Inlet-Garden City Fire District is most likely going back on the agenda.

Santa in Garden City

Friday, November 28, 6:41 a.m.

Fun, fellowship and food are scheduled to be the order of the evening Mon., Dec. 1, as Santa arrives in Garden City Beach, driven to the lighting of the ceremonial palmetto on the back of a fire...

Inlet Affairs holds holiday bazaar

Wednesday, November 26, 10:47 a.m.

What started as an idea for Linda Green blossomed into a full-fledged holiday bazaar, Nov. 22 at Inlet Affairs.

Burgess community updated on road projects

Wednesday, November 26, 10:41 a.m.

Members of the Greater Burgess Community Association and guests got an update on more than $350 million in road projects Nov. 20 and learned that they will likely be facing barricades, barriers and...

Pawleys Island, Litchfield, & Debordieu

The Magic Forest

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

More than 500 fourth-graders from Georgetown, Dorchester, Florence and Charleston counties learned the role of forests in their everyday lives when they attended South Carolina’s Wood Magic Forest...

Fall concert

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

Junior firefighter

Monday, November 24, 7:17 a.m.

China Wok restaurant robbed at gunpoint

Sunday, November 23, 9:17 p.m.

The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in providing any information relating to an armed robbery that occurred Sunday evening at the China Wok located at 115...

Georgetown & Andrews

Mayor addresses Rotary Club

Wednesday, November 26, 12:34 p.m.

Georgetown Mayor Jack Scoville told the Rotary Club the state of the city is good.

Miss Andrews High School

Tuesday, November 25, 11:12 p.m.

Andrews council reports anniversary profit, Christmas events

Tuesday, November 25, 4:03 p.m.

Thanks went out to groups like the Veterans Day Association and the domestic violence events group during the Andrews Town Council meeting.

Sampit food distribution

Monday, November 24, 7:12 a.m.

Bishop Willie Green Jr., pastor of New Hope UME Church in Sampit, and first lady Juanita Green helped in a Low Country Foodbank distribution on Nov. 11.


Andrews tops Georgetown in Steel-Town Shootout

Tuesday, November 25, 12:09 p.m.

Andrews High beat Georgetown 55-52 on Nov. 22 in the Steel-Town Shootout and played in the tournament championship game on Nov. 25.

Bears softball/baseball to get new storage building

Tuesday, November 25, 12:09 p.m.

A new field storage building is on the way for Carvers Bay High School baseball and softball athletes.

Champs visit council

Tuesday, November 25, 12:09 p.m.

Moore named preseason top five player

Thursday, November 20, 10:21 a.m.

Carvers Bay High School’s Eaddy Moore has been named one of the South Carolina Basketball Coaches Association’s top five seniors in Class A.

Opinion & Letters to the Editor

Waccamaw Times

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle during the holiday season

Tuesday, November 18, 11:09 p.m.

With the holidays fast approaching, it can be tempting to put your health on the back burner and indulge in all the fixings of a holiday meal. Before you dig into that second piece of pecan pie, keep...

Inlet Outlook

Frozen by Fear

Tuesday, November 18, 11:08 p.m.

Isabelle and I were catching up on our reading. We read lots of newspapers from all over. We like the feel of newsprint. Sometimes it’s a challenge catching up on the news with Isabelle. When she...

Georgetown Times

What makes a strong lobbyist?

Tuesday, November 18, 11:06 p.m.

Because of its power to influence public affairs, the press has long been known as “the Fourth Estate.”

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