2 teens die in Surfside car crash

A Feb. 25 car crash in Surfside Beach claimed the lives of two local teens.

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Cigar roller offers handcrafted products on Marsh Walk

Thursday, February 26, 11:05 a.m.

Jim Jackson’s fingers move quickly but lovingly over the wrapper, pulling the leaves apart and inserting the filling tobacco — some with the hint of spice, others with an almost chocolate aroma.

Brookgreen Gardens hosts Gullah celebrity chef

Thursday, February 26, 12:01 a.m.

On Saturday, Feb. 28, at 2 p.m. Sallie Ann Robinson, author and Gullah celebrity chef, will present “Cooking and Living the Daufuskie Gullah Way,” a cooking demonstration of crab rice and pecan...

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...

Georgetown couple thrilled for granddaughter Julianne Moore’s Oscar win

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

During her acceptance speech Sunday night, Julianne Moore joked that winning an Oscar is said to add five years to a person's life. Well, if her genetics hold true, that could mean she'll live...


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

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.

New Waccamaw library a home for techies, gamers and teens

Thursday, February 19, 3:39 p.m.

Most people go to the library to look at books, but Donald Dennis said he’s sure from now on kids will be flocking to the Waccamaw Neck Branch of the Georgetown County Library for its technology.

Supporters raise money for new Coastal Montessori Charter School

Thursday, February 19, 3:38 p.m.

Supporters of the Coastal Montessori Charter School gathered at Pawleys Plantation Golf and Country Club to celebrate the unveiling of new school plans, raise money for a playground at the new school...

Georgetown & Andrews

HGTC manufacturing center still looking for financial backing

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

There is a high demand for manufacturing employees in the state, and Horry Georgetown Technical College plans to give its students an opportunity to meet the demand with the construction of two new...

Lula Lawrence: Making history, giving comfort

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

When Lula Lawrence was sworn in as the newest member of the Georgetown Police Department force in 1977, it was big news – even if the newspaper account didn't quite tell the whole story.

Center hosts black history event

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

Why should we celebrate Black History Month?

Kensington raises money, awareness for heart health

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

Kensington Elementary School had a record number of participants and raised a record amount of money at this year’s Jump Rope For Heart annual event on Feb. 13.


WHS boys and girls lose in first round of playoffs

Thursday, February 26, 11:07 a.m.

Waccamaw High’s boys basketball team ended its season on Feb. 18 with a first-round playoff loss to the Lee Central, after an earlier heart-breaking double overtime loss to Dillon going into the...

Lady Bears to play for Lower State title

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

Desaree Green had 26 points to lead the Carvers Bay girls basketball team to its first Lower State final game.

Coaches needed for spring First Tee programs

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

The First Tee of The Grand Strand is hosting a training session for new coaches on Feb. 28.

Local NWTF chapter honored

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

Glenn Tanis, left, president of the South Carolina branch of the National Wild Turkey Federation, presents an award to Chris Wilson, vice president of the federation’s Five River Chapter,...

Opinion & Letters to the Editor

Waccamaw Times

Turtle eggs

Thursday, February 12, 9:00 a.m.

Inlet Outlook

Haley should represent union workers, too

Friday, January 30, 1:17 a.m.

To the editor:

Georgetown Times

Trade laws need currency rules

Friday, February 20, 9:00 a.m.

To the editor,

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