Geraldine Webb, Summerville UPDATED

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

Geraldine Webb, Summerville - Funeral services for Mrs. Geraldine Johnson “Nanny” Webb were held Saturday, August 9, 2014, at the Inez M. Henryhand Memorial Chapel. Burial, directed by Henryhand Funeral Home, followed at Sheep Island Cemetery of Summerville. Mrs. Webb died Thursday, July 31, 2014. She was born July 26, 1928, in Berkeley County, …


Man dies when tree falls on boat

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 3:53 p.m.

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

Local county officials graduate from the Institute of Government for County Officials

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

Forty-five county officials, including two local officals graduated on August 5, from Levels I and II of the Institute of Government for County …

Upcoming Events, Aug. 20

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 9:49 a.m.

A.A. Meetings - If you drink, that’s your business. If you want to be sober, that’s our business. A.A. (843) 697-3321.

Hundreds gather to honor McGill

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 9:58 a.m.

Kingstree’s own Lt. Gov. John Yancey McGill was honored August 14, during a reception held at Santee Electric Cooperative Conference Center. Hundreds …

WHS Football

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 10:43 a.m.

Waccamaw High School had their first official football practice on Aug. 1. Photos by Eileen Keithly/South Strand News

Happiness overrated

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 9:47 a.m.

It’s a well-used phrase. “I just want to be happy.” “I don’t care that he is quitting medical school, I just want him to be happy.” “I wish I could …


Coast RTA to discuss route changes

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 3:55 p.m.

Coast RTA will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 20, to discuss changes to the 16 and 16 Express routes.

Lois Mitchell, St. Stephens UPDATED

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 10:35 a.m.

Lois Mitchell, St. Stephens - Funeral services for Mrs. Lois Evelena Bland Mitchell, conducted by the Rev. Benjamin Milligan, were held Sunday, August 10, 2014, at Redeemer R.E. Church of Pineville. Burial, directed by Henryhand Funeral Home, followed at Sunset Memorial Cemetery of St. Stephen.


Legislators visit County Museum, present gift

Monday, August 18, 2014 5:57 p.m.


Obituaries Aug. 15, 2014

Monday, August 18, 2014 9:24 a.m.

Death Notice


HCPD need help with Garden City vehicle thefts UPDATED

Sunday, August 17, 2014 8:38 p.m.

The Horry County Police Department is asking the public’s help in building a case against a man who is in custody after a string of vehicle thefts between midnight and 5 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, in


Serving the Community: Noel Smith, Georgetown Police Department

Sunday, August 17, 2014 6:33 a.m.

From Florence to Afghanistan to Georgetown, Capt. Noel Smith, 44, of Murrell Inlet has seen a lot.

Carvers Bay football jamboree UPDATED

Sunday, August 17, 2014 9:26 a.m.

Carvers Bay, Andrews and Georgetown participate in football jamboree on Aug. 16. Photos by Chris Sokoloski/South Strand News


MI 2020 to team with Chilympics

Sunday, August 17, 2014 6:39 a.m.

Murrells Inlet 2020 agreed, Aug. 6, to team with Surfrider Grand Strand during the Chilympics, the Surfrider’s main fundraiser, scheduled for Oct. 12. …


Midway helps community protect property from fire

Sunday, August 17, 2014 6:38 a.m.

Josh Holt, three, may be excused if he’s a bit overwhelmed by the equipment his father, Ron Holt, uses to combat woodland fires throughout Georgetown …


Centennial celebration

Friday, August 15, 2014 9:01 a.m.


Police Blotter: Father accused of inappropriate touching

Friday, August 15, 2014 6:23 a.m.

No charges have been filed but police are investigating allegations of child molestation made by a concerned person.


Live music

Friday, August 15, 2014 9:01 a.m.



McGill delivers funds for boom box, computer and parties

Friday, August 15, 2014 6:24 a.m.

One of the first senior centers Yancey McGill visited when he became lieutenant governor was in Georgetown.


Golf results

Friday, August 15, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Carolina Womens: Results Aug. 12 37th Carolinas Women’s Four-Ball Championship hosted by Dataw Island Club


New CEO to take reins of United Way UPDATED

Friday, August 15, 2014 5:53 a.m.

It’s been about 20 years since Lucy Woodhouse first came to Georgetown, and there are traces of her across the nonprofit community.


Practical Nursing students pinned

Friday, August 15, 2014 9:01 a.m.

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


Karate school raising funds for new home UPDATED

Friday, August 15, 2014 10:11 a.m.

An Andrews man and more than 20 children are hoping the public will donate to make their dream come true — turning an old house into their new karate …


Thank you Jim Brady UPDATED

Friday, August 15, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Mojo, Isabelle and I were having our morning coffee, reading the paper, and discussing the news of the day.

Hands of Christ UPDATED

Friday, August 15, 2014 9:10 a.m.

A Presbyterian Church Ministry


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

Friday, August 15, 2014 9:01 a.m.

100 Years Ago


Plantersville to participate in Million Father March

Friday, August 15, 2014 9:01 a.m.

The Million Father March is an opportunity for fathers to join their children for breakfast when they bring them to school at Plantersville Elementary on Aug. 20, at 7:20.


Rickity Rack

Friday, August 15, 2014 9:01 a.m.

rickity Rack


Moveable Feast – Literary luncheons with exciting authors

Friday, August 15, 2014 9:01 a.m.

The Moveable Feast is held at area restaurants throughout the year on Fridays, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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