Greeleyville Police Chief Mike Graham has issued a state wide BOLO (be on the lookout) for five black males suspected of an armed robbery at a home on Hope Harbor Drive in Greeleyville. According to Graham, around 8:30 PM on Tuesday, December 29, the suspects were wearing masks and harboring handguns, entered an apartment and allegedly stole the …
After the state’s historic flood, excess moisture and standing water could contribute to the growth of mold in homes and other buildings. The …
Ernest McCray, Salters - Funeral services for Ernest S. McCray, conducted by the Rev. Ted Brown, were held Saturday, December 12, 2015, at Jerusalem United Methodist Church of Salters, directed by Henryhand Funeral Home. Mr. McCray died Saturday, December 5, 2015. He was born September 11, 1945, in Salters, the son of the late Sarah Brown McCray …
William Arnold, II, Kingstree - William Roy “Bill” Arnold II, 67, husband of Rachel G. Arnold, died Wednesday, December 16, 2015, at his residence. Funeral services were held Sunday, December 20, 2015, at Williamsburg Funeral Home Chapel.
BY MICHAELE DUKE
firstname.lastname@example.orgWednesday, December 30, 2015 2:19 p.m.
Vincenia Brockington was a pillar of the community. She flourished within her North Kingstree Baptist Church and was known for an infectious smile. …
On December 7, farmers traveled to South Carolina Statehouse to appeal to Governor Nikki Haley to ask congress for money to help them recover from an estimated $376 million in crop damage due to October’s historic flood. At the same time, in a letter to the governor, the Senate Special Committee appealed for help.
By Michaele DukeWednesday, December 30, 2015 4:17 p.m.
How many of us make New Year’s Resolutions? I do but, as in years past, I know I won’t stick to them. I can only hope that I start out …
By Michaele DukeWednesday, December 30, 2015 6:08 p.m.
I was in shock as I watched a news broadcast about a school play where Linus (played by a student) was censored. The student is not allowed to …
From staff reportsWednesday, December 30, 2015 7:00 p.m.
The Fellowship Hall at Duncan Memorial United Methodist Church recently rang with congratulations as current and former Scouts and leaders of Boy …
From staff reportsWednesday, December 30, 2015 2:45 p.m.
St. Frances Animal Center of Georgetown has many animals in need of homes. The Georgetown Times features Pets of the Week each Wednesday.
BY MICHAELE DUKE
email@example.comWednesday, December 30, 2015 2:46 p.m.
Kingstree Town Council has appointed Kingstree Finance Director Merrianne Cowley as interim town manager. Cowley will act as interim for 30 days. Dan …
James Cooper, Kingstree- Funeral services for Deacon James Robert “Mickey” Cooper, conducted by the Rev. Larry McCray and the Rev. James E. Scott, were held Saturday, December 12, 2015, at Elijah United Methodist Church of Kingstree. Burial, directed by Henryhand Funeral Home, followed at Morning Star Cemetery of Nesmith.
By Max Hrenda
firstname.lastname@example.orgWednesday, December 30, 2015 8:49 a.m.
Police have arrested a third Georgetown man in connection to an alleged assault that “disfigured” an area barber earlier in December. …
George Scott, Jr., Kingstree - Funeral services for George “Sunny” Scott, Jr., conducted by the Rev. Franklin James, were held Sunday, December 13, 2015, at St. Michael United Methodist Church of Kingstree. Burial, directed by Henryhand Funeral Home, followed at St. Michael United Methodist Churchyard Cemetery of Kingstree.Mr. Scott …
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By Chris Sokoloski
email@example.comWednesday, December 30, 2015 12:01 a.m.
For the boys basketball teams at Carvers Bay and Andrews high schools, competing in a Christmas tournament is more about experience than wins and …
By Clayton Stairs
firstname.lastname@example.orgWednesday, December 30, 2015 8:56 a.m.
The City of Georgetown will assist Georgetown County in funding for a national fishing tournament to be held in Georgetown in April that county …
From staff reportsWednesday, December 30, 2015 3:05 p.m.
Estelle McClary is the artist of the month for January at the Waccamaw Library in Pawleys Island.
By Eileen Keithly
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Honoring “Mother Africa” and their African heritage, family, friends and neighbors came together Dec. 26 at St. Anne’s Baptist …
From staff reportsWednesday, December 30, 2015 4:30 p.m.
Several area teachers were recently surprised when Santee Electric Cooperative employees showed up at their schools with up to $1,000 each in grant …
JOSEPH CARRAWAY, Satlers - Funeral services for Joseph “Joe” Carraway, conducted by the Rev. James Carraway, were held Saturday, December 12, 2015, at Clauddie Henryhand Memorial Chapel of Kingstree. Burial, directed by Henryhand Funeral Home, followed at Crossroad Cemetery of Salters.
By Jeffrey Collins
and Bruce Smith
Associated PressWednesday, December 30, 2015 2:00 p.m.
COLUMBIA, S.C. — The police shooting of an unarmed black man in North Charleston. The killing of nine people during Bible study at a …
By Eileen Keithly
firstname.lastname@example.orgWednesday, December 30, 2015 1:00 p.m.
Visitors to Brookgreen Gardens’ Nights of a Thousand candles topped last year’s record-breaking attendance by 41 percent.
By Clayton Stairs
email@example.comWednesday, December 30, 2015 4:00 p.m.
Ray Funnye, founder and director of The Village Group, has served as a guiding light for young people over the last decade.
From staff reportsWednesday, December 30, 2015 12:01 a.m.
Four Georgetown High school wrestlers placed in the top 10 in their weight classes at the Palmetto Slam at Lugoff-Elgin High School on Dec. 18 and 19. …
More than 400 aerospace firms currently operate in South Carolina with an annual employment growth of 11.4 percent thanks in part to Boeing.
From staff reportsWednesday, December 30, 2015 5:15 p.m.
Georgetown resident Mark Nash will open a new State Farm Insurance office in Conway Jan. 4.