Williamsburg County Public School Foundation accepting scholarship applications for 2015-2016 school year

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:55 p.m.

The Williamsburg County Public School Foundation supports the higher education aspirations of students in Williamsburg County. The Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2015-2016 school year.

Kingstree man charged with Myrtle Beach murder UPDATED

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 4:40 p.m.

Christopher Columbus White, III, 30 of Kingstree was charged on August 14, with the murder of a Myrtle Beach man. According to reports, the arrest stems from an August 10, incident where Dominick Goodwin, also from Kingstree was found dead in a field in Myrtle Beach. According to reports, Goodwin died from wounds inflicted during an assault. White …

Town of Kingstree awarded grant to fix canal UPDATED



Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:04 p.m.

A $1.2 million project to fix the Kingstree Canal can now move forward. Kingstree Town Council approved a motion to adopt a grant resolution for the …

Troop 300 paddles the Waccamaw from North Carolina to Conway UPDATED

From staff reports

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Georgetown’s Troop 300 wrapped up its summer activities with a true outdoor adventure.


Preseason volleyball

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Carvers Bay High volleyball program hosted preseason varsity and junior varsity tournaments on Aug. 22.

Moore announced as W.C. Economic Development Director (has video)

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 1:43 p.m.

Moore has more than 22 years experience in economic development.

Isabelle honors a human UPDATED

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Rarely does Isabelle initiate a conversation. I usually go to her and if she wants to talk, she will. If she doesn’t want to talk, she will …

Expensive shotguns: The Mt. Hope Scrolls UPDATED

By Bobby Jonte

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 1:19 p.m.

Hunting season is almost here. This year I have a different plan.


Myrtle Beach Mini Marathon returns in fall

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The Myrtle Beach Mini Marathon returns to the Myrtle Beach area this fall.


Mercom awarded U.S. Patent and Trademark Office contract UPDATED

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 11:30 a.m.

Pawleys Island-based Mercom Corporation announced Aug. 26 that is has been awarded a contract to provide general purpose information technology equipment and software to the United States Patent and Trademark Office.


Dead Dog getting ready for 9/11 fundraiser and golf tournament

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Dead Dog Saloon will be hosting its 14th annual Local Heroes’ Benefit on Sept. 11, and for the fourth year there will also be a fundraising golf tournament.

A few salient points UPDATED

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 1:09 p.m.

Dear Editor, Our nation is beset upon by a clash of ideologies.


Fellowship of Christian Athletes hosting impact dinner

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 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.

Stallions tame Lions in opening game UPDATED



Wednesday, August 26, 2015 3:16 p.m.

Williamsburg Academy Stallions offered up a spectacular opening night for fans.

Pets of the week UPDATED

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 9:01 a.m.

St. Frances Animal Center of Georgetown has many animals in need of homes. The Georgetown Times features Pets of the Week each Wednesday.


Property transfers UPDATED

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 9:01 a.m.

The following property transfers are taken from public records filed between July 27 and July 31 at the Georgetown County Courthouse. Information will be updated each week.

Public safety personnel honored by South Strand Optimist Club UPDATED

From staff reports

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 9:01 a.m.

The South Strand Optimist Club held its third annual public safety recognition program Aug. 20 at Applewood House of Pancakes.


Broad Street paving likely moved to March UPDATED

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 5:00 a.m.

Residents, businesses and civic associations who have been waiting a year for the repaving of Broad Street in Georgetown will have to keep waiting. …


Friends, family remember Josh Powell and his magnetic soul UPDATED

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 4:34 p.m.

“Hope is the thing with feathers

No, the nose doesn’t always know: Points on the curve

By Michaele Duke

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 3:59 p.m.

I know I’m getting old when my attention is drawn to an article about a food sniffer. Poison food sniffers? That’s right, a company has …


Update: Police say 5 treated, 1 charged in Highmarket Street crash UPDATED

From staff reports

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 6:48 p.m.

Georgetown police said the five people who were taken to the hospital after a two-car collision Tuesday evening were treated and later released. …

Tropical Storm Erika predictions still in flux

Bo Petersen, Post and Courier, bopete@postandcourier

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 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, …

Upcoming Events, Aug 26

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 4:24 p.m.


McGill retiring after 21 years



Tuesday, August 25, 2015 3:56 p.m.

After more than 20 years as director of Williamsburg County Economic Development, Executive Director Hilton McGill says it’s time to relax. He …

High school football August 21 UPDATED

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 4:58 p.m.

In high school football action on Aug. 21, Andrews beat Waccamaw and Georgetown lost to Conway. Photos by Eileen Keithly and Chris Sokoloski/South …

Keep Williamsburg beautiful

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 3:54 p.m.

KEEP WILLIAMSBURG BEAUTIFUL, the HomeTown Chamber and the Town of Kingstree are offering local merchants and shoppers an easy way to recycle downtown. …

From our readers: First day of school UPDATED

Monday, August 24, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Readers submitted their pictures from the first day of school on Aug. 20, 2015. Photos provided

Lowcountry Lowdown: A week’s worth of Police Blotters

Monday, August 24, 2015 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. …


Update: Andrews man struck by man leaving funeral for slain teen UPDATED

Monday, August 24, 2015 7:14 p.m.

Police said a man struck and injured an Andrews man with his pickup truck after leaving the funeral of a friend who was killed in a separate traffic …

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