Defense Department surveying South Carolina brig for detainees UPDATED

By Meg Kinnard

Associated Press

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 4:02 p.m.

Pentagon officials are coming to South Carolina this week to see if a Naval Brig near Charleston would be suitable to house detainees from Guantanamo …


Late field goal gives Andrews 29-26 win UPDATED

By Chris Sokoloski


Tuesday, September 1, 2015 9:52 a.m.

Andrews High kicker Juan Pineda hit a field goal with 17.9 seconds left in the game to give the Yellow Jackets a 29-26 win over St. James on Aug. 28. …

Blakely Community celebrates “back to school” field day UPDATED

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 4:55 p.m.

The Blakely Community annual “Back to School” Field Day was held August 8, in the of Salters. The annual event was started over 10 …

UPDATE Suspect sought in Sunday morning shooting UPDATED

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Williamsburg County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public’s assistance in locating El Ahmad Seward who has been charged with …

Sen. Lindsey Graham filing papers for home state Republican primary UPDATED

By Meg Kinnard

Associated Press

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 9:42 a.m.

South Carolina’s Lindsey Graham is making his presidential campaign official in his home state.

Moore announced as W.C. Economic Development Director UPDATED



Tuesday, September 1, 2015 4:51 p.m.

After much anticipation, the new executive director of Williamsburg County Economic Development was announced. Jim Moore, a former business …

Camo, ammo, and a caboodle of corn; nothing beats this time of year: Points on the curve

By Michaele Duke

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 5:07 p.m.

Hunting season is upon us and that means camo, ammo, and corn. From what I’ve seen on everybody’s deer cams there should be a few …

Greeleyville Junior crowned Miss Williamsburg County

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 5:00 p.m.

As a part of the National Miss American Pageant, Na-Dya Emoni Gamble was crowned Miss Williamsburg County Teen on June 12, at the Williamsburg County …

School board hears about first week of school

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 4:48 p.m.

Students of the Williamsburg County School District enjoyed their first week not only with a fresh outlook for the new school year. They were greeted with a fresh coat of paint, new signage, manicured lawns and other amenities that make for a better learning environment. The updates were presented to the school board of trustees during their …

High school football August 28 UPDATED

Monday, August 31, 2015 5:11 p.m.

Photo gallery from Andrews High's win over St. James and Waccamaw High's win over Hannah-Pamplico. Photos by Chris Sokoloski and Eilieen Keithly/ …


Court dismisses Rubillo’s suit against Times

By Max Hrenda


Monday, August 31, 2015 2:08 p.m.

A circuit court judge dismissed a lawsuit that charged the Georgetown Times with negligence and libel in its reporting of an issue at city hall. …

Kingstree vs Hemingway UPDATED

Sunday, August 30, 2015 3:18 p.m.

Kaylen Saxon to wed Jordan Homan UPDATED

Friday, August 28, 2015 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 …


Column: Let Michael Vick play UPDATED

Friday, August 28, 2015 3:05 p.m.

Michael Vick signed a contract to play quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers on Aug. 25.


Speaker encourages women to live legacies on Equality Day

Friday, August 28, 2015 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 for a luncheon to commemorate the national-celebrated Women’s Equality Day.


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

Friday, August 28, 2015 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.

Dr. and Mrs. Morgancelebrate 60th anniversary UPDATED

Friday, August 28, 2015 9:01 a.m.

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


Young Bulldogs looking for success in the pool UPDATED

From staff reports

Friday, August 28, 2015 3:04 p.m.

A very young Georgetown High School swim team opened its season Aug. 22 against 19 other schools at Carolina Forest.


Obituaries Aug. 28, 2015 UPDATED

Friday, August 28, 2015 9:10 a.m.

Leonard Anderson


Toastmasters to start chapter in Pawleys Island

By Clayton Stairs


Friday, August 28, 2015 11:03 a.m.

Toastmasters, an international organization that helps people develop communication and leadership skills, is starting a new chapter in Pawleys …


College golf teams arriving in county for annual tournament UPDATED

Friday, August 28, 2015 3:05 p.m.

One year after seeing a record-setting performance, GolfWeek Magazine’s Program Challenge Tournament returns to Caledonia Golf & Fish Club and True Blue Golf Club for a fifth-straight year on Sept. 6-8.


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

By Anita Crone


Thursday, August 27, 2015 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. …



Thursday, August 27, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Thursday, August 27


County OKs ban on Waccamaw Neck billboards

By Clayton Stairs


Thursday, August 27, 2015 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 …


Inlet trainer moves to Andrews

By Anita Crone


Thursday, August 27, 2015 4:01 p.m.

Will McElveen is happiest when it’s just a few close friends and his dogs. So it’s no surprise that he’s found joy in Andrews. …


Pressley’s two TDs lift Sharks

Thursday, August 27, 2015 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.


Jewish Southerners discussed at Hobcaw Barony

By Anita Crone


Thursday, August 27, 2015 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 …


Waccamaw High grad living the surfing life UPDATED

Thursday, August 27, 2015 12:01 a.m.

When Antwoine Langley was playing football at Waccamaw High School, he would sometimes be late for practice or skip it entirely if the ocean beckoned. …


Pluff Mud offers vintage clothing, decorative furnishings

By Anita Crone


Thursday, August 27, 2015 10:21 a.m.

A former Murrells Inlet antiques store is being repurposed.


Nurturing Neighbors: Linda Beckham

Thursday, August 27, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Linda Beckham

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