AP — South Carolina prosecutors are warning their offices don’t have enough money to keep up with thousands of criminal cases waiting for trial, leaving victims to wait for justice and increasing the risk suspects will commit additional crimes while free on bail.
More than 500 fourth-graders from Georgetown, Dorchester, Florence and Charleston counties learned the role of forests in their everyday lives when …
This season, many Georgetown and Horry counties seniors who are alone or impoverished will receive some holiday cheer thanks to the Be a Santa to a Senior® program.
South Carolina’s two biggest universities are once again asking the Legislature for millions in new state funding while sitting on far-larger reserves.
Just in time for the holidays, Georgetown Hospital System dietitians are leading a free supermarket tour Tuesday, Dec. 2, at the new Lowes Foods in Pawleys Island.
Brookgreen Gardens two indoor exhibits will be on display daily Fri., Nov. 28 to Sun., Jan. 4, 2015 and are free with garden admission.
North Atlantic right whales are returning to the Southeast for calving season and federal and state officials in three states are urging mariners to use caution.
Boys varsity basketball coach Jeff Mezzatesta and the Carvers Bay High School community hosted the annual Bear Jam on Nov. 17 and 18. Thirty-two boys …
StatePoint – Preparing your home for colder weather can help ensure your family stays warm and safe, as well as save you money on energy-related costs and potential damage to your home’s structure.
The American Red Cross asks eligible donors to give something that means something this holiday season – a lifesaving blood donation.
The latest Winthrop Poll of South Carolinians has a wake-up call for local and state officials — sea levels are and will rise, so start planning.
Every parent loves to hear from other parents and teachers how polite and courteous their children are, and Coastal Montessori Charter School does …
Fishing throughout the area seems to have been really good across the board over the past several weeks. Redfish and trout continue to bite very well …
The last red drum tournament of the fall brought winter weather with 28 degrees and heavy winds at the launch from Georgetown’s South Island Ferry Landing on Sat., Nov. 15.
The weather held for two out of three days during the USTA Level 4 Mercom Lowcountry Tennis Classic Nov. 21-23 – but that was enough for 68 young …
For the second straight year, a Litchfield-based team has won the 4.0 18+ Singles title at the USTA South Carolina Singles State Championships.
The Palmetto Dunes Resort on Hilton Head Island hosted the USTA South Carolina Women’s 65 and Over League Team Championship Tournament on Nov. 7-10, …
The SC-CARES Autumn, Acorns, & Animals Fall Family Festival will be held at The Beaver Bar, 3537 Bus 17, Murrells Inlet. It is scheduled for Sat., Nov. 29, 1 to 6 p.m.
Waccamaw Sailing Club’s competitive team traveled to Morrisville, N.C., for an Open regatta on Lake Crabtree earlier this month.
Lawmakers want Coast Guard to not close facilities
AP — The jobless rate in South Carolina has risen for the fourth month in a row, with the state’s seasonally adjusted rate increasing slightly from 6.6 percent in September to 6.7 percent in October, officials said Friday.