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A View From The PastEvents of past years as chronicled through the county newspapers

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 9:01 a.m.

100 Years Ago

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New Rotary members

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Special called meeting includes budget committee meeting

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 9:33 a.m.

A special called meeting of Kingstree Town Council was held April 6, to approve an amendment to an ordinance in regards to wastewater collection to comply with state and federal law and an ordinance to change the cutoff date for the water bill. Council also provided a unique view into the budget process when it held a budget committee meeting that …

Michelle Garrett, Pineville

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 12:41 p.m.

Michelle Garrett, Pineville - Funeral services for Michelle Boone Garrett, conducted by the Rev. Benjamin Milligan, were held Monday, March 30, 2015, at Redeemer Reformed Episcopal Church of Pineville. Burial, directed by Henryhand Funeral Home, followed at Blufton Cemetery. Mrs. Garrett died Tuesday, March 24, 2015. She was born August 6, 1964, …

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COMMUNITY EVENTS

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 7:30 a.m.

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Gennie Chatman, Salters

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 12:51 p.m.

Gennie Chatman, Salters - Gennie Washington Chatman, 88, died Friday, April 3, 2015, at McLeod Hospice House of Florence. Funeral services, conducted by Rev. David Woods, Jr. and the Rev. Charles Smith, were held Friday, April 10, 2015, at Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Missionary Baptist Church of Salters. Burial, directed by Redmond-Richardson …

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Program hopes to break generational poverty in Georgetown County

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Generational poverty and unemployment, along with the lack of a pool of qualified entry-level workers, are issues needing solutions.

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Collins named Georgetown County ambassador for economic development

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 7:00 a.m.

Perry Collins, owner of Winyah Properties and chairman of the Georgetown Economic Development Alliance board of directors, has been named the 2015 …

How to be an “environmental” investor

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 10:00 a.m.

Next week, we observe the 45th anniversary of Earth Day. Since its inception in 1970, Earth Day has inspired millions of people to take action to …

GEORGETOWN TIMES WACCAMAW TIMES INLET OUTLOOK

Updated: Hours after issuing correction, HCPD says runaway teen returns home UPDATED

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 7:18 p.m.

Less than four hours after issuing an amended release regarding a reported runaway teen, Horry County police announced she had been located and …

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New TBS show “Your Family or Mine” features writing of Georgetown native

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 4:00 p.m.

The new TBS sitcom “Your Family or Mine” premiered April 7 and while some viewers may watch the season with anticipation of what’s coming next, …

Hemingway students place second in Middle School Academic Challenge Division II Championship

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 10:00 a.m.

HEMINGWAY M. B. LEE Middle School’s Academic Challenge Team finished its season with five wins and a second place finish in the Middle School …

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina awards $1,863,811.30 in grants in 2014

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 10:10 a.m.

The Sisters of Charity Foundation awards $1,863,811.30 to grantees addressing the root causes of poverty in South Carolina and has released its grant awards totals for 2014 in the areas of health, education and social services.

County hosting B.A.S.S. Nation Southern Divisional Championship

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Georgetown County’s Carroll A. Campbell Marine Complex will be the site of the 2015 B.A.S.S. Nation Southern Divisional Championship from April 22-24 …

Uldine Boatwright, Kingstree

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 12:41 p.m.

Uldine Boatwright, Kingstree - Mrs. Uldine McCrea Boatwright, 89, widow of Dorice B. Boatwright, died Monday, April 6, 2015, at Brookdale Senior Living of Florence. Funeral services were held Wednesday, April 8, 2015, at Cedar Grove Baptist Church. Burial, directed by Williamsburg Funeral Home, followed at Kingstree Memorial Gardens. Mrs. …

KENNETH RICHARDSON, Pineville

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 12:51 p.m.

KENNETH RICHARDSON, Pineville - Funeral services for Kenneth Gene “Kenny” Richardson, conducted by Pastor Joshua Prioleau, were held Thursday, April 2, 2015, at Day Dawn Baptist Church of Pineville. Burial, directed by Henryhand Funeral Home, followed at Gourdine Cemetery of Pineville. Mr. Richardson died Saturday, March 28, 2015, at his residence …

Priscilla White, Salters

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 12:41 p.m.

Priscilla White, Salters - Funeral services for Priscilla White, conducted by the Rev. Louis R. Ashley, were held Friday, April 3, 2015, at Jerusalem United Methodist Church of Salters. Burial, directed by Henryhand Funeral Home, followed at Jerusalem United Methodist Church Cemetery of Salters. Ms. White died Sunday, March 29, 2015. She was born …

Matthews retires/welcomes new CEO UPDATED

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 10:00 a.m.

Kingstree Federal Savings & Loan will see a changing of the guard when Rupert B. Matthews retires this summer. Matthews is the fourth president/CEO …

Clara Murray, Kingstree

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 12:51 p.m.

Clara Murray, Kingstree - Funeral services for Mrs. Clara B. “Grandma Clara” Murray, conducted by the Rev. Ella B. McFadden, were held Thursday, April 2, 2015, at Midway U.A.F.W. Baptist Church of Kingstree. Burial, directed by Henryhand Funeral Home, followed at Greenlawn Cemetery of Kingstree. Mrs. Murray, 92, died Thursday, March 26, 2015. She …

The Town of Kingstree UPDATED

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 11:45 a.m.

Dear Editor,

Upcoming Events, Apr. 15

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 10:34 a.m.

ART & CULTURE:

Update: School administration mum after announcing Magnet School of the Arts closing UPDATED

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 8:47 a.m.

An April 13, letter addressing students, parents, facility and staff of the Williamsburg County Magnet School of the Arts, stated that the …

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Georgetown students sweep regional science and engineering fair

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Students from The Georgetown School of Arts and Sciences took home four out of the 12 top overall awards at the College of Charleston’s 35th annual …

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Live music UPDATED

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Thursday

E. Lee Shaw, St. Stephens UPDATED

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 12:50 p.m.

E. Lee Shaw, St. Stephens - Funeral services for Mrs. E. Lee Felton Shaw, conducted by Elder Nathaniel King, were held Friday, April 3, 2015, at Inez M. Henryhand Memorial Chapel of St. Stephen, directed by Henryhand Funeral Home.

Holy Crop! Where’s her head? UPDATED

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 12:00 p.m.

“Why did you chop off part of her head?” This question regarding the subject matter in a photograph rates second behind why a picture is blurry. The …

Once in a lifetime chance slipping by for citizens

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 9:33 a.m.

It’s now or never. That’s basically what Walt Ackerman and Lane Mixon told Williamsburg County Council regarding the need for citizens to hook up to the county’s waterlines so the bills can be paid.

Passing the buck: “It’s the worst thing that could happen in Williamsburg County.” W. B. Wilson: Williamsburg County Councilman

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 9:33 a.m.

Williamsburg County Council voted unanimously to pass a resolution opposing a bill and supporting the state efforts to find solutions to the funding needs of the state maintained roads and bridges without transferring the burden to local government. The resolution also opposes any action taken by the General Assembly that through the lack of state …

Hey Ba Ba Re Bop: Mt. Hope Scrolls UPDATED

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 10:15 a.m.

Hey Ba Ba Re Bop. I was listening to the 40s radio station the other day. Lionel Hampton’s Hey Ba Ba Re Bop was playing. It reminded me of an old …

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Police Blotter

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 6:00 a.m.

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