Serving the Community: Daniel Poindexter, Georgetown Fire Department

Monday, July 21, 6:39 a.m.

Lt. Daniel Poindexter, 31, of Andrews always wanted to be a fireman. Growing up in Boonville, N.C., he says he thought it was pretty cool as a kid to see firemen fighting fires.

Rentals in Garden City, Inlet up from last year

Thursday, July 17, 12:01 a.m.

Rentals in the Murrells Inlet and Garden City areas are up about 6 percent compared to the same time last year.


Georgetown man sentenced to 21-25 years for heroin trafficking

Monday, July 21, 10:05 a.m.

A Georgetown man convicted on heroin charges will not be eligible for parole until the year 2035 at the earliest.


ParaBasic named new GHS ambulance provider

Friday, July 18, 12:21 a.m.

After months of evaluating applicants in the wake of the unexpected closure of its former ambulance company, the Georgetown Hospital System (GHS) has selected ParaBasic Ambulance Service as its new...

Pets of the week

Monday, July 21, 1:14 p.m.

Meet Suri. She is a beautiful white flame point six week old kitten that was left in a box in the front of the shelter.

Girl, 14, found safe

Monday, July 21, 11:55 a.m.

Missing 14-year-old Charlotte Ann Wills has been located safe and unharmed on Garden City Beach thanks to a concerned citizen who learned about her through social media, according to the Georgetown...


Brookgreen offers history talk

Friday, July 18, 12:01 a.m.

South Carolina author Rose Tomlin will speak and sign copies of her new historical novel about Theodosia Burr Alston entitled, “Duel of the Heart,” on Sat., Aug. 2, at 3 p.m. in the Wall Lowcountry...


CD provides listeners with Gullah things to think about

Thursday, July 17, 12:01 a.m.

Author, performing artist, and cultural preservationist Ronald Daise has released a new CD, “Gullah Tings fa Tink Bout.”

Traffic light planned near Lowes Foods

Thursday, July 17, 6:39 a.m.

An intersection at the new Lowes Foods in Pawleys Island – the site of three car wrecks in the last two months – will soon get a traffic light.

Children’s Trust sponsors benefit gala

Friday, July 18, 12:01 a.m.

The Children’s Trust of South Carolina will be having a benefit gala and auction on Sat., Aug. 23 from 5 ot 11 p.m. at the Columbia Marriott.


DEU conducts two county 'Operation Beach Sweep'

Thursday, July 17, 12:26 p.m.

The 15th Circuit Drug Enforcement Unit, made up of 35 officers from area law enforcement agencies, conducted an operation Wednesday morning that resulted in several arrests.


‘Why won’t they tell us anything?’

Thursday, July 17, 9:00 a.m.

Tucked away behind a grove of trees on the west side of Highway 17 in the Litchfield community of Pawleys Island, the normally quiet, calm apartment complex was unusually abuzz with speculation and...

Southern star: city branding revealed

Friday, July 18, 12:14 a.m.

The city of Georgetown is a Southern star.

Sabb hosts political rally

Saturday, July 19, 7:16 a.m.

More than 50 people gathered at The Mitney Project the evening of July 16 to meet one of four candidates for the vacant Senate District 32 seat, Rep. Ronnie Sabb.


‘Hairspray’ at the Strand

Friday, July 18, 12:01 a.m.

“Hairspray,” is a musical about Tracy Turnblad, a 1960s teenager, played by Josie Thames, who has dreams of dancing on the Corny Collins Show. Corny is played by Kevin Jayroe.


Busy beavers cost county $30K

Friday, July 18, 12:37 a.m.

Beavers have become an expensive problem in Georgetown County.

A small but determined group

Friday, July 18, 12:01 a.m.

The numbers may have not been huge for the first conditioning practice of the Andrews Recreation Department fall football league, but that did not affect the intensity of the workout on July 16.

Rain forces Legion team to hit the road

Friday, July 18, 12:01 a.m.

Mother Nature just won’t give Georgetown American Legion baseball a break.


Between the posts to top of game

Friday, July 18, 12:01 a.m.

Andrews High School soccer players may not have a game until March, but the boys and girls teams have been between the posts this summer, preparing to be at the top of their game when their season...


Tournament helps fund Veterans Wall

Friday, July 18, 12:01 a.m.

Thanks to the participation of 82 players in its first annual 9 Hole Captain’s Choice Golf Tournament to benefit the Georgetown County Veterans Memorial Wall, Assembly 3272 of the Knights of Columbus...

Waccamaw Times

Passing judgment

Wednesday, July 16, 5:12 a.m.

We find it disheartening to read the comments some news stories elicit on Facebook. Most recently, but by no means the first time, the comments beneath the breaking news about an officer-involved...

Inlet Outlook

Illegal immigrants

Friday, July 11, 12:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

Georgetown Times

Getting the word out

Friday, July 11, 12:01 a.m.

To the Editor:

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