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Pawleys boy, 11, prepares to conquer cancer UPDATED

By Eileen Keithly

news@southstrandnews.com

Thursday, September 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The first day of school didn’t go exactly the way Waccamaw Intermediate School fifth-grader Trey Busby had planned.

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WHS grad returns home to work with Lady Warriors

By Eileen Keithly

news@southstrandnews.com

Thursday, September 3, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Coker College encourages its athletes to give back to their communities, and Waccamaw High School graduate Sarah Elliot returned home recently to do …

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Police remove boys from bus after fight

By Taylor Griffith

tgriffith@southstrandnews.com

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 4:48 p.m.

Law enforcement removed two students from a Georgetown County School District bus mid-route Sept. 2 after the students were caught fighting. …

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County OKs borrowing money to complete sales tax projects

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 3:57 p.m.

Sales tax projects, including dredging, fire substations and road resurfacing, are on track to be completed simultaneously after Georgetown County Council took action to borrow up to $28 million at its regular meeting Aug. 25.

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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.

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Toastmasters to start chapter in Pawleys Island

By Clayton Stairs

cstairs@southstrandnews.com

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 …

AROUND THE COMMUNITY UPDATED

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

Thursday, August 27

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County OKs ban on Waccamaw Neck billboards

By Clayton Stairs

cstairs@southstrandnews.com

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 …

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Jewish Southerners discussed at Hobcaw Barony

By Anita Crone

news@southstrandnews.com

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 …

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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. …

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Nurturing Neighbors: Linda Beckham

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

Linda Beckham

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.

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Woman injured, fire contained at Pawleys Island complex

From staff reports

Monday, August 24, 2015 5:01 p.m.

Rescue workers said a woman was taken to the hospital after they responded to an apartment fire in Pawleys Island.

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Waccamaw High School fall sports schedules

Sunday, August 23, 2015 9:02 a.m.

Here are the fall sports schedules for Waccamaw High School.

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Update: Search called off at Pawleys Island pond UPDATED

From staff reports

Saturday, August 22, 2015 11:16 a.m.

Rescue workers determined no accident or foul play occurred on a Pawleys Island golf course after spending almost 10 hours searching an area pond. …

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New teachers at WIS look forward to new school year UPDATED

Thursday, August 20, 2015 2:37 p.m.

Three new teachers at Waccamaw Intermediate School in Pawleys Island say they are looking forward to starting the new school year.

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District: School boat ready to transport students on first day

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 7:30 p.m.

School district officials and parents alike let out a proverbial sigh of relief on Aug. 20, the first day of school for Georgetown County School …

Pawleys Island park closed after fields vandalized

From staff reports

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 11:15 a.m.

County officials have closed a public park after it was damaged in an act of vandalism one official referred to as “pure malice.” …

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New traffic lights part of bigger system

Thursday, August 13, 2015 12:01 a.m.

The traffic lights being installed as part of the median project along U.S. Highway 17 in Pawleys Island will be coordinated with the other lights already in place to improve traffic flow.

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Serving the Community: Erik Noel, Midway Fire Rescue

Thursday, August 13, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Erik Noel trained to be a firefighter and EMT in his home state of Ohio, but his mentor told him he’d have a better chance at finding a job if …

Hospice foundation announces scholarship winners

From staff reports

Thursday, August 13, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Tidelands Community Hospice Foundation has named 2015 Mary Atmar Johnson scholarship winners.

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Georgetown County Golf results

Thursday, August 13, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Pawleys Plantation: Men’s results Aug. 3

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Gators represent state well at national tournaments

Thursday, August 13, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Facing stiff competition from more than 100 other teams, the South Carolina Gators 16 and under team finished third in the nation at the Division I …

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Channeling ‘Tribal Spirits’

Thursday, August 13, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Waccamaw High School’s marching band finished a grueling two-week summer camp on Aug. 7 with a preview performance of its new “Tribal …

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Pawleys Island Recycling Center closed after discovery of battery acid UPDATED

From staff reports

Thursday, August 13, 2015 10:12 a.m.

The “potentially hazardous substance” that caused emergency responders to close the Pawleys Island Recycling Center Thursday was …

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Tidelands to hold free sports injury screening clinics

Thursday, August 13, 2015 12:01 a.m.

When it comes to sports, injuries are part of the game. That’s why the Tidelands Health Sports Medicine Institute is once again offering free sports injury screening clinics for children and teens this fall.

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Council restricts vehicle traffic at Davis Street access UPDATED

Thursday, August 13, 2015 12:01 a.m.

A narrow path on Atlantic Avenue on Pawleys Island that leads to a public beach access will soon be closed to most vehicle traffic after months of …

Robert Lamb column: Why do we get the third degree just to pay at the check-out line?

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 2:24 p.m.

Used your debit card lately to buy something in a store?

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Golf, tourism and economics

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 11:02 a.m.

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Second newcomer files for Town Council seat

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 10:59 a.m.

Pawleys Island now has a full slate of candidates for Town Council.

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