Upcoming Events, Oct. 1

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 9:32 a.m.



Rubillo portrait to be restored

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 10:49 p.m.

The portrait of former Mayor Tom Rubillo will be replaced in City Hall.


Helping Hands donation UPDATED

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 7:36 a.m.

Car Care Council updates free car care guide for motorists

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 9:40 a.m.

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In Uniform

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 9:45 a.m.

Private First Class De’Metrius My’Kel Owens graduated from Marine Corps Recruit Depot of Parris Island on Friday, September 19.

Tora Eaddy, St. Stephens

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 10:12 a.m.

Tora Eaddy, St. Stephens - Tora Isabelle Tucker Eaddy, 91, widow of John Wilford Eaddy, Jr., died Tuesday, September 23, 2014, at her residence. A funeral service, conducted by the Rev. LaVaughn Young, was held Thursday, September 25, 2014, in the chapel of Stephens Funeral Home. Burial, directed by Stephens Funeral Home & Crematory, followed at …

Gamble attends National Conference as state’s FBLA Middle Level Representative

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 9:45 a.m.

Malcolm Gamble, State Middle Level Representative for South Carolina, recently attended the National Future Business Leaders of America Conference in …

Kingstree native receives Robert G. Stanton Award UPDATED

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 10:00 a.m.

The Robert G. Stanton Award has been awarded to Kingstree native Michael A. Allen for sustained and innovative achievements in promoting racial or …

“There’s nothing to do”

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 9:45 a.m.

“There’s nothing to do.” I hear that from a lot of people around here. I’ve seen the photos of a Main Street empty of cars and looking more like a …

Arthur McCrea, Kingstree

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 10:12 a.m.

Arthur McCrea, Kingstree - Arthur Eugene “Dean” McCrea, 58, husband of Deloris “Lois” Bingham McCrea, died Thursday, September 25, 2014. Funeral services were held Saturday, September 27, 2014, at Broad Swamp Pentecostal Holiness Church. Burial, directed by Williamsburg Funeral Home, followed at the church cemetery.

October 4 voter registration deadline approaches

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 9:45 a.m.

October 4, voter registration deadline approaches. To help to ensure voters are prepared for the November 4, General Election, the Williamsburg …

Mamie Page, Swansea

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 10:12 a.m.

Mamie Page, Swansea - Mrs. Mamie “Tootnan” Harriette Muldrow Page, 76, formerly of Kingstree, died Friday, September 19, 2014, at her residence in Swansea.


Students help scientists at Hobcaw

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 7:42 a.m.

Students from The Georgetown School traveled to Hobcaw’s Clam Bank on Sept. 19 to help clean the waterways.

Community & Faith, Oct. 1

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 9:32 a.m.

Activities - Christ “N” Me Youth Outfield Ministry activities will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Refreshments will be served. Pick-up and drop-off are available.

Town’s auditor commends council and staff UPDATED

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 10:00 a.m.

Kingstree Town Council was presented a positive audit report during its September 15, meeting. CPA Rick Newell praised council for their vision and being fiscally responsible over the past few years, which reflects the town’s general fund and governmental fund balances in the positive.


Man severely burned at Santee Cooper UPDATED

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 2:03 p.m.

Georgetown County Fire/EMS responded around 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 30, to the Santee Cooper steam plant on Steam Plant Road in Georgetown for a man with severe face and hand burns due to electrical shock.


Service in the City: Human Resources

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 10:56 p.m.

Behind the City of Georgetown are about 150 employees picking up trash, fixing electric lines and patrolling the streets in police cars.


Obituaries Sept. 29

Monday, September 29, 2014 2:35 p.m.

Barbara Davis


County considers allowing patio roofs in setback

Monday, September 29, 2014 7:05 a.m.

Georgetown County Council is sending a setback issue back to the Planning Commission for review and a possible amendment to the zoning ordinance …


Clemson celebrates

Monday, September 29, 2014 7:11 a.m.


Serving the Community: Sgt. Shannon Burbage, Georgetown Police Department

Monday, September 29, 2014 7:12 a.m.

With a permanent grin on her face, 31-year-old Shannon Burbage of Georgetown tells how she grew up in a family that believed if you don’t like …


Joe Palombi Jr. Midway Fire Rescue UPDATED

Monday, September 29, 2014 12:39 p.m.

Joe Palombi Jr. has always wanted to be just like his dad.


Miller, Goldfinch still sparring over charges

Sunday, September 28, 2014 2:58 p.m.

Vida Miller once again accused state Rep. Stephen Goldfinch of not telling truth about a federal a charge against him.


Busy waterfront scene UPDATED

Saturday, September 27, 2014 9:01 a.m.


Man shot at Andrews club; Suspect on the run UPDATED

Saturday, September 27, 2014 1:22 p.m.

The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office is looking for whoever is responsible for a shooting that occurred early Saturday.


Lady Bulldogs sweep UPDATED

Friday, September 26, 2014 7:12 a.m.

Boil and Stump UPDATED

Friday, September 26, 2014 1:18 p.m.

Candidates for federal, state and local government office addressed a crowd of voters at the Beck Recreation Center during the Sept. 24 Boil and …


Open house UPDATED

Friday, September 26, 2014 9:01 a.m.


Clock Tower Books hosts book signing UPDATED

Friday, September 26, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Paul Grimshaw will have a book signing for his book “Travelers of the Gray Dawn” from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sat., Sept. 27 at Clock Tower Books.


Look who’s reading! UPDATED

Friday, September 26, 2014 9:01 a.m.

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