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Browns Ferry man charged with murder of 21-year-old girlfriend

A 19-year-old Georgetown man has been charged with murder in connection with the brutal death of a 21-year-old Plantersville native.

Man gets 20 years for Sampit birthday party shooting

Tuesday, September 2, 3:47 p.m.

A McCllelanville man has been sent to prison for an incident that took place at a birthday party last year in the Sampit Community.

Progress

Tuesday, September 2, 3:21 p.m.


City’s namesake subject of boat show poster

Sunday, August 31, 3:06 p.m.

In January, Georgetown artist Johnnie Hare Cowan was selected to be this year’s Wooden Boat Show poster artist.


‘Women, their rights and nothing less.’

Thursday, August 28, 3:32 p.m.

Kaye Hearn did not raise her voice as she looked over the crowd of about 55 women and three men gathered Aug. 26 at Nosh. She didn’t need to. Her measured tones said it all.

Fireworks noise hearing postponed

Thursday, August 28, 2:14 a.m.

A magistrate hearing that could decide if Monday night fireworks over the inlet violate the Georgetown County noise ordinance has been postponed until Sept. 18 at 10 a.m.

Women the focus of history tour

Thursday, August 28, 2:18 a.m.

More than 40 women and a few good men gathered Aug. 25 at Hobcaw Barony for a trip into history and a look at the roles women played in the history of the Winyah Bay river’s plantations.


Fishing marina to return to its roots

Thursday, August 28, 2:12 a.m.

Property on the Murrells Inlet waterfront historically used for fishing will once again be a fishing marina.


County planners ok rezoning

Thursday, August 28, 2:07 a.m.

Three property owners in the Murrells Inlet area have received good news from the Georgetown County Planning Commission.

Special election primary results UPDATED

Tuesday, September 2, 7:21 p.m.

The South Strand News staff is reporting live special election primary results from the Georgetown County Election and Voter Registration Office on Sept. 2 until 9 p.m.

Anchors away

Thursday, August 28, 12:01 a.m.

Waccamaw High School sailors set sail from Hazzard Marine in Georgetown Aug. 21, for a mandatory competitive team tryout.


Freedom, intelligence, renewal, courage...a perfect fit

Thursday, August 28, 12:01 a.m.

A symbol of freedom, intelligence, renewal, and courage is flying high above Warrior Field atop a 30-foot totem pole at Waccamaw High School in Pawleys Island, thanks to senior Richard Rasheed and...


Mixed feelings aired about proposed Pawleys school

Monday, August 25, 11:33 a.m.

Residents of Allston Plantation in Pawleys Island have mixed feelings about a proposed school being built near their homes.

New book features local ties to famous train

Sunday, August 31, 3:13 p.m.

In the spring of 1978, the famous steam engine train, Clinchfield No. 1, traveled the tracks to Georgetown and Andrews for the first-ever Lowland Fling.

New Winyah Auditorium board launches emergency membership drive

Thursday, August 28, 10:53 p.m.

The new Winyah Auditorium Corporation Board, appointed by city council Aug. 21, was tasked with developing an emergency fundraising plan at its first meeting Aug. 25 to save the auditorium from the...


Tengatenga to preach at convention

Tuesday, September 2, 3:22 p.m.

The Rt. Rev. James Tengatenga, a distinguished leader and teacher in the worldwide Anglican Communion, will visit Charleston in November as the preacher for the 224th annual Convention of The...


EPA may tighten regulations

Thursday, August 28, 11:36 p.m.

The Environmental Protection Agency may soon tighten regulations for ozone control, and state, regional and local agencies are working together to be ready.

Andrews look close to home for competition

Thursday, August 28, 11:45 p.m.

There are no other teams in the region with Andrews High School’s cross country team so the Yellow Jackets look for competition within Georgetown County.

Georgetown sweeps past Andrews

Thursday, August 28, 11:44 p.m.

Georgetown High School’s volleyball team opened the season sweeping Andrews on Aug. 26.


Tennis is ‘hot’ at Stables Park

Thursday, August 28, 2:21 a.m.

Waccamaw Regional Tennis Center at Stables Park in Pawleys Island played host to a heated Level 5, 10U, South Carolina USTA Jr. Tournament on August 23.


Lady Yellow Jackets fall in season opener

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

Andrews High School’s volleyball team opened the season being swept by Williamsburg Academy on Aug. 26.

Waccamaw Times

Technology for chronic pain compatible with MRI

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

An estimated 100 million Americans are affected by chronic pain. Many patients with chronic, intractable back and/or limb pain often get relief from neurostimulation, also called spinal cord...

Inlet Outlook

Have a seat

Thursday, August 28, 12:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

Georgetown Times

County needs fool proofing…

Thursday, August 28, 11:48 p.m.

First we had to pick ourselves up off the floor.

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