Pawleys Island kayak races

Friday, July 22, 2016 12:01 a.m.


Beware of falling for salesmen’s scare tactice

Friday, July 22, 2016 1:30 p.m.

I’ve recently become aware of a dangerous chemical, and I’ve taken it upon myself to educate as many people as possible about it. …


Update: SC Parks rep says more than 20 animals killed in Huntington Beach State Park fire

Thursday, July 21, 2016 1:39 p.m.

The state parks department announced it plans to rebuild an area park’s nature center, one day after a bolt of lightning caused a fire that …

J.O.Y. School finale UPDATED

Thursday, July 21, 2016 9:33 p.m.

J.O.Y. School, a program for special needs children and adults at Pawleys Island Presbyterian Church, wrapped up its summer season with music, jokes …


Car collectors gather at Pawleys Island Cruise In

Thursday, July 21, 2016 8:43 a.m.

Coupes, convertibles, classics, collectibles, roadsters and sedans filled the parking lot of Ace Hardware in Pawleys Island on July 16 during the …


Update: Fire chief says lightning strike caused Huntington Beach State Park fire UPDATED

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 8:57 a.m.

Midway Fire Rescue Chief Doug Eggiman said preliminary information indicates that a lightning strike caused the fire that consumed the nature center …

Deputies: Murrells Inlet man tried to rob woman at knifepoint

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 11:24 a.m.

Sheriff’s deputies said a Murrells Inlet man was arrested after he used a knife to try to rob a woman who was giving him a ride.

Georgetown businesses show appreciation for law enforcement UPDATED

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 10:17 a.m.

The Georgetown Business Association has declared the month of July as Law Enforcement Appreciation Month.

Ghost tour to benefit Georgetown woman whose husband died two weeks after family home was destroyed by fire UPDATED

Tuesday, July 19, 2016 8:13 a.m.

People who would enjoy a thrilling tour through historic downtown Georgetown to listen to spooky tales of ghosts and legends can now do it for a good …


Georgetown County delays public meeting on Murrells Inlet dredging project

Tuesday, July 19, 2016 11:02 a.m.

County officials cited the competitive bidding process as motivation for delaying a public meeting on the proposed dredging of parts of Murrells …

Smith Medical Clinic in Pawleys Island and Georgetown seeking volunteers as it grows

Tuesday, July 19, 2016 10:41 a.m.

After recently opening a new location in Georgetown and soon moving into a larger building in Pawleys Island, Smith Medical Clinic is seeking more …

Data in Danger: Average South Carolinian has been hacked

Associated Press

Monday, July 18, 2016 8:48 a.m.

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — New state numbers show the average South Carolinian has had their personal information compromised by computer hackers …


Georgetown County GOP delegate Jerry Rovner featured in Yahoo! News series on Republican National Convention

Monday, July 18, 2016 6:50 p.m.

Local Republicans will have a chance to hear a firsthand account of all the happenings at this week’s Republican National Convention from one …


Plantersville resident Birt Adams declares bid for Georgetown County sheriff

Friday, July 15, 2016 5:48 p.m.

Although spending two decades working in one of the country’s most notorious prisons may not sound like the best way to perfect one’s …


Pawleys island teen spent the last four years shagging fly balls at the Home Run Derby

Friday, July 15, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Brandon Ahalt of Pawleys Island was in San Diego on July 11, shagging fly balls at the Major League Baseball Home Run Derby.


Pawleys Island to enforce leash law UPDATED

Thursday, July 14, 2016 9:40 a.m.

The days of canines roaming free on Pawleys Island are coming to an end.

Man sentenced in Pawleys Island death, Garden City assault UPDATED

Thursday, July 14, 2016 9:41 a.m.

A Lexington man will spend 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to two high-profile crimes that took place in the Grand and South strands within …

Family, friends, Georgetown community gathers to remember Courtney Baynes Dorsey UPDATED

Thursday, July 14, 2016 4:33 p.m.

Although the hundreds of people who gathered to remember Courtney Baynes Dorsey may have had different memories of him, all of them agreed on one …

Date set for Pawleys Island’s annual St. Paul’s Peach Festival

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 9:33 a.m.

Peach lovers soon will converge in Pawleys Island to enjoy the seventh annual St. Paul’s Peach Festival.


Pawleys couple helping pickleball grow

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 2:44 p.m.

Bill and Pearl Thorn have been playing pickleball for years and were thrilled when the sport was added to the schedule at the Waccamaw Regional …


Georgetown County schedules public meeting on Murrells Inlet dredging

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 3:29 p.m.

The Georgetown County Public Services Department has scheduled a public meeting to present plans for a dredging project in Murrells Inlet that is …


Memorial set for missing Georgetown teen Courtney Dorsey

Tuesday, July 12, 2016 11:44 a.m.

Although his body has not yet been recovered, a memorial service will be held for a Georgetown teen who died trying to save his younger brother. …

Georgetown County teacher chosen for national training at Library of Congress

Tuesday, July 12, 2016 10:05 a.m.

Contrary to popular opinion among students, not all teachers take the summer off.


Wooten: I-73 permit on horizon UPDATED

Tuesday, July 12, 2016 2:54 p.m.

A public comment period has begun for Interstate 73, which means a permit to begin the project could be issued in less than two months.


Update: Firefighters revive dog trapped in burning Pawleys Island home UPDATED

Monday, July 11, 2016 1:58 p.m.

Although firefighters were unable to prevent a Pawleys Island home from sustaining “extensive damage,” they were able to resuscitate …


Nick McClary column: Educating yourself about pain can help you deal with it UPDATED

Friday, July 8, 2016 9:53 a.m.

Over the past year, I’ve written quite a bit about how the brain is involved in pain. Pain is a complex interaction that takes into account …

Cross-country kayaker stops in Georgetown, soaks up charm UPDATED

Friday, July 8, 2016 8:51 a.m.

Denver-based kayaker Rich Brand is riding the waves of life and inspiring youth along the way as he paddles on a 5,000-mile journey that brought him …


Conference in Pawleys Island to answer Christian’s questions about sexual revolution

Friday, July 8, 2016 4:01 p.m.

Christians who have questions and concerns about the “sexual revolution” and what has been termed “gender confusion” will …

The Police Blotter returns with a business proposition, a world wide web of lies and more UPDATED

Thursday, July 7, 2016 12:24 p.m.

After police received a tip that a man wanted on several warrants was seen entering a city home, they drove to the home and approached it from the …

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