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County Fire to hold open house

Friday, October 17, 4:29 p.m.

Georgetown County Fire/EMS is planning two events that will invite the public into Georgetown area fire stations.

Strong field for 2015 IP Classic

Thursday, October 16, 11:19 p.m.

Fall sports may be in full gear, but it is only 138 days until the first pitch of the 25th annual International Paper Baseball Classic.


Serving the Community

Monday, October 20, 5:35 a.m.

Growing up, Officer Joyce Whalen, 38, of Georgetown, wanted to work with “troubled kids.”


GBA endorses Broad Street redesign

Thursday, October 16, 11:26 p.m.

Amidst concerns from the public surrounding planned upgrades to Broad Street as a gateway into Georgetown, the Georgetown Business Association (GBA) has endorsed the redesign.

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Murrells Inlet & Garden City Beach Area

Serving the Community: Ben Shaw, MIGC Fire

Monday, October 20, 6:07 a.m.

Ben Shaw, 26, of Murrells Inlet was introduced to the fire service by a good friend while attending Ridgewood High School in Ohio.

Surfside woman charged with two robberies

Friday, October 17, 7:41 p.m.

A Surfside Beach woman has been arrested in connection with recent robberies in the area.


Nurturing Neighbors: Alex Fowler

Thursday, October 16, 4:50 a.m.

ALEX


MIGC Fire holds open house

Thursday, October 16, 4:44 a.m.

Firefighters of all shapes and sizes, those who love them and many who want to be like them, gathered Oct. 9 at the headquarters of the Murrells Inlet Garden City Fire Department to celebrate Fire...

Pawleys Island, Litchfield, & Debordieu

Realtors split on sales tax, despite association endorsement

Friday, October 17, 5:48 a.m.

Some Realtors in Georgetown County say a recent endorsement of a one-cent sales tax increase by the Coastal Carolina Association of Realtors (CCAR) does not represent their views.

First Street beach access getting cameras

Thursday, October 16, 4:57 a.m.

Pawleys Island Town Council voted Oct. 14 to install cameras at the First Street beach access to monitor activity there.


Eagle Scouts

Monday, October 20, 6:03 a.m.


Lowcountry Prep extends Gibson’s contract

Friday, October 17, 8:59 a.m.

Board chair Elizabeth McClary of Lowcountry Preparatory School has announced the extension of Headmaster Scott K. Gibson III’s contract for another three years. Gibson began his service as...

Georgetown & Andrews

School Stewards: George Miller

Monday, October 20, 6:05 a.m.

George Miller, 52, has worked for Georgetown County School District for almost 20 years.

Faith on the field

Friday, October 17, 8:56 a.m.

Georgetown High School’s Tommy L. Smith Stadium was the rallying point for more than 500 Georgetown County Christian youth at the Oct. 8 Fields of Faith event.


Andrews council: Anniversary a success, crime decreasing

Friday, October 17, 5:54 a.m.

The Andrews Town Council voiced concerns over debris pickup at its October meeting.


Rotary Club of Georgetown awarding $15,000 for Alzheimer’s Research

Friday, October 17, 5:52 a.m.

The Rotary Club of Georgetown presented checks totaling almost $16,000 at its Oct. 7 meeting.

Sports

Hurley Cribb represents GHS at state swim meet

Friday, October 17, 12:01 a.m.

In August of 2013, Carvers Bay High School was unable to find a swim coach, but the S.C. High School League allows students to participate in the nearest school that offers swimming if a particular...

End of an era for three GHS tennis families

Friday, October 17, 12:01 a.m.

The Georgetown High School Lady Bulldogs tennis team took to the courts for their final match of the season Oct. 9 at the DeBordieu Tennis Center.


Bulldogs, Jackets and Bears run wild

Friday, October 17, 12:01 a.m.

Xavier Drayton of Carvers Bay and Mary Cooper Jordan of Georgetown grabbed the top spots in a cross country meet at Georgetown High School on Oct. 14.


Lady Yellow Jackets end regular season with loss

Friday, October 17, 12:01 a.m.

Andrews High’s volleyball team needed to beat Lake Marion by at least seven points on Oct. 15 to secure third place in Region VII-AA.

Opinion & Letters to the Editor

Waccamaw Times

Vote ‘yes’ to legalize raffles

Wednesday, October 15, 2:31 a.m.

To the Editor:

Inlet Outlook

Thankful for a lifetime of driving

Wednesday, October 15, 2:32 a.m.

To the Editor:

Georgetown Times

Penny sales tax facts

Wednesday, October 15, 2:30 a.m.

To the Editor:

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