Andrews’ volleyball coach ‘excited’ at team’s prospects

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 11:47 a.m.

Andrews High School’s volleyball team has seven seniors and whole bunch of young players, and head coach Kathy Stewart is excited going into the …


Giles attends Palmetto Girls State

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Commander Ed Jayroe and Auxiliary Unit President Olga Miles proudly announce that Raven Giles of Andrews represented American Legion Post 69 at the …


Pets of the week

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 9:01 a.m.

St. Frances Animal Center of Georgetown has many animals seeking new homes. The Georgetown Times features Pets of the Week each Wednesday.


Memorial Lane closed Thursday

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Access to Memorial Lane from Black River Road on the east side of Georgetown Memorial Hospital will be closed from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thurs., Aug. 21, due to construction-related activities.


Woman who allegedly shot her husband refused breath analysis test

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 5:17 a.m.

Sonia Gay Smith, the woman accused of shooting and killing her husband inside their home in the Pleasant Hill area Aug. 8, refused to take a breath …


Keep students safe

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 9:01 a.m.

The middle of August is the time when students return to school. At the beginning of a school year, parents begin to breathe a sigh of relief that summer is over, in addition to knowing their children will be under constant adult supervision while in school. This is true to a certain extent, but there are still times a child could face unexpected …


Raising a sail and saving a life UPDATED

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 12:01 a.m.

A group of young Georgetown County mariners set sail Aug. 17 to bring help and hope to leukemia patients and their families by participating in the …


County Airport hosts Aviation Week event UPDATED

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 4:59 a.m.

Aviation Week in Georgetown County is in full swing.


Methinks the Mayor doth protest too much

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 5:17 a.m.

To the Editor:


Service in the City: Public Services Department UPDATED

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 4:54 a.m.

When someone in the City of Georgetown takes out their trash, turns on the shower or flushes a toilet, they have the city Public Services Department …

WRRC Karate

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 2:51 p.m.

GCPR WRRC karate program. Photos by Eileen Keithly/South Strand News


Carvers Bay jamboree

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 11:47 a.m.


Fishing report UPDATED

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 9:01 a.m.

WHS registration

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 2:58 p.m.

Waccamaw High School students register for classes and parking passes. Photos by Eileen Keithly/South Strand News


Saint Frances’ Goude steps down

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 4:52 a.m.

The executive director of Saint Frances Animal Center has resigned.


Federal suit against city dismissed

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 5:03 a.m.

A federal lawsuit against the City of Georgetown, the mayor and several city personnel has been dismissed in U.S. District Court.


Smithsonian sports exhibit coming to County Museum next summer

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 4:47 a.m.

Why travel to Washington, D.C., to see a Smithsonian exhibit when you can stay right in Georgetown County?


Man who died while fishing identified

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 4:55 p.m.

An Andrews man was killed as he was fishing in the Lamberttown community this morning.

Students graduate from WTC Practical Nursing program UPDATED

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 9:00 a.m.

Twenty students in the Williamsburg Technical College (WTC) Practical Nursing (PN) program received their nursing pins and certificates of completion …

Stables Tennis Summer Programs

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 10:38 a.m.

Summer tennis participants learn the basics while having fun at GCPR Stables Tennis Center in Pawleys Island. Photos by Eileen Keithly/South Strand …

Dash Pass authorizes homeowners’ re-entry after emergency event

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 10:45 a.m.

Scenario 1:

Earline Sabb, Salters UPDATED

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 10:29 a.m.

Earline Sabb, Salters - Funeral services for Mrs. Earline McClary Sabb, conducted by the Rev. Louis Ashley, were held Monday, August 11, 2014, at Jerusalem United Methodist Church of Salters. Burial, directed by Henryhand Funeral Home, followed at Jerusalem U.M. Church Cemetery of Salters. Mrs. Sabb died Monday, August 4, 2014, at Carolina Hospice …


Obituaries Aug. 20, 2014

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 1:06 p.m.

Richard Barron

Man dies in single car crash

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 10:00 a.m.

A Lake City man died of injuries he sustained in a crash in Williamsburg County. According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, around 3:10 a.m. on August 16, William I. Newby, 37, of Lake City, was traveling west on New Zion Road in a 2006 Toyota Camry when his vehicle struck a ditch. Newby was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash. …

SCAC elects two new board members and reelects four board members to four-year terms (2015-18)

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 10:15 a.m.

The SCAC elected W.B. Wilson, Williamsburg County Councilmember, to a four-year term (2015-18) on the Association’s Board of Directors. The SCAC …

Douglas Ard, Florence

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 10:29 a.m.

Douglas Ard, Florence - Douglas Alton Ard, 68, of Florence, died Thursday, August 14, 2014, at Carolinas Hospital. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Cain Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Hemingway native follows dream

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 10:30 a.m.

We talk and dream of a thriving successful economy with job opportunities in our county, so that our children are able to go off to college and come …

Jeremy Grant, Andrews UPDATED

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 10:29 a.m.

Jeremy Grant, Andrews - Funeral services for Jeremy Jamal “Bud” Grant, conducted by Bishop Keith D. Nesmith, Elder James Rush, and Elder I. Daryl Pressley, were held Thursday, July 31, 2014, at St. Peter Way of The Cross Church of Andrews. Burial, directed by Pressley’s Funeral Home, followed at Fulmore Memorial Park of Andrews. Mr. Grant died …

Sculpture captures local farm

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 10:00 a.m.

The good things happening at the Williams Vineyard and Farm in Nesmith have extended nationally and in April, the farm was one of 10 African American …

Peggy Clarke, Kingstree

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 10:36 a.m.

Peggy Clarke, Kingstree - Peggy Singletary “Lovely Ann (L.V.)” Clarke, formerly of Kingstree, 88, died Tuesday, August 5, 2014, at the Rutland Nursing Home of Brooklyn, New York. Funeral services, conducted by the Rev. Franklin D. James and the Rev. Dr. Henrietta Fullard, were held Tuesday, August 12, 2014, at St. Michael United Methodist Church …

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