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Plane salvaged after February crash

Friday, March 6, 8:48 a.m.

A small plane that crashed last month in Winyah Bay was recovered and brought to the East Bay Park boat landing Wednesday afternoon.

Soldiering on

Friday, March 6, 10:09 a.m.

The conference room at the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office may have been full of wounded veterans the morning of March 5, but, from the smiles on their faces, no one would have known that.

School district adds half day after weather caused delays, closings

Friday, March 6, 10:07 a.m.

Students may have enjoyed several days of delayed and canceled school in late February due to winter weather, but the school district plans for the students to make the time up next week.

Andrews council members graduate from government program

Friday, March 6, 10:09 a.m.

Council members Sudha Patel and David Tisdale from the Town of Andrews have graduated from the Municipal Elected Officials Institute of Government.


Murrells Inlet & Garden City Beach Area

Two inducted into Burgess Hall of Fame

Thursday, February 26, 11:03 a.m.

Words of praise and tears of love mingled Feb. 21 during the 13th annual Hall of Fame inductions at the Burgess Community Center.

Burgess community learns reasons for fire millage cap increase

Thursday, February 26, 11:03 a.m.

Members of the Greater Burgess Community Association on Feb. 19 heard Al Hitchcock, Tom Swatzel and other people involved in the push to increase the fire millage in their area from 10 to 14 mills...

MI2020 kicks off Restaurant Roadshow

Thursday, February 26, 10:33 a.m.

Murrells Inlet 2020 kicked off its newest fund-raising event called Restaurant Roadshow at the Wicked Tuna on Monday, Feb. 23.

Sheriff’s Office seeking suspects in cooking grill theft

Monday, February 23, 2:23 p.m.

Georgetown County Sheriff’s Investigators are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a stolen custom cooking grill.

Pawleys Island, Litchfield, & Debordieu

Underground wire project has begun

Thursday, March 5, 9:33 a.m.

After a decade of planning, and months of delays, Santee Cooper's project to move power and cable television lines on Pawleys Island underground began on March 1.

Local Make-A-Wish child to benefit from chili cook-off

Thursday, February 26, 10:30 a.m.

Twenty-five restaurants and individuals will be serving up every kind of chili imaginable at the 3rd Annual Island Bar and Grill, Midway Fire Rescue and IAFF Local 3671 Chili Cook-Off Sunday, March 1...

Decision on school boat expected within weeks

Wednesday, February 25, 12:01 a.m.

The state could decide within weeks whether to buy a new school boat to transport students to and from Sandy Island or hire someone else to do provide transportation.

Credit card fraud suspects sought

Monday, February 23, 4:14 p.m.

The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects wanted in connection with credit card fraud.

Georgetown & Andrews

Historical society kicks off 60th celebration this weekend

Friday, March 6, 10:09 a.m.

In 1955, eight Georgetonians gathered with a mission to preserve the history of their county, and the Georgetown County Historical Society was born.

New rec center, outdoor pool planned on Choppee Road

Friday, March 6, 8:49 a.m.

The county has unveiled plans for a new recreation center and outdoor swimming pool at the Northwest Regional Recreation Center.

Students drum, dance to celebrate history month

Friday, March 6, 8:48 a.m.

In honor of Black History Month, Plantersville Elementary students, staff and parents got a taste of African and Caribbean culture on Feb. 27 when a local group performed cultural songs and dances.

Georgetown man charged in Conway man’s death

Thursday, March 5, 3:52 p.m.

A Georgetown man has been charged with murder in the Feb. 25 death of a Conway man.


What’s the biggest baseball performance myth?

Friday, March 6, 10:12 a.m.

It’s March and high school baseball and softball seasons are now in full swing. If you head out to a game, you’ll likely be greeted with the smell of hot dogs, chili, and if you’re lucky, boiled...

IP Classic and Coastal Invitational schedules

Thursday, March 5, 10:40 a.m.

Here are the schedules for the 2015 International Paper Baseball Classic and Coastal Invitational tournaments.

Waccamaw old-timers return to their glory days

Thursday, March 5, 11:36 a.m.

It was Old-Timers Day at Warrior Field on Feb. 21.

IP Classic fields seven of state’s best

Wednesday, March 4, 12:21 a.m.

Organizers of the International Paper Baseball Classic have been bringing the best teams in South Carolina to Georgetown for a quarter of a century, and this year is no different.

Opinion & Letters to the Editor

Waccamaw Times

New fire hall essential

Thursday, February 26, 9:00 a.m.

To the editor,

Inlet Outlook

Decision not really simple

Thursday, February 26, 9:00 a.m.

To the editor,

Georgetown Times

Questions Rep. Clyburn’s priorities

Friday, March 6, 10:10 a.m.

To the editor,

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