GHS baseball fruit sale

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 2:42 p.m.


Another Hall of Fame for Tommy Smith Sr.

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 5:44 a.m.

Georgetown County coaching legend Tommy Smith Sr. was inducted into the S.C. Football Coaches Hall of Fame Dec. 12.


County optimistic about federal funds for port dredging

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 5:43 a.m.

Georgetown County leaders hope at least $9 million in federal funding for the Georgetown Port dredging project will be included in a fiscal year 2015 appropriations bill, but, as of yet, neither U.S. Rep. Tom Rice or U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham have come through with any money.


Chamber announces2015 Legislative Breakfast

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 6:00 a.m.

The Georgetown County Chamber of Commerce will host its 2015 Legislative Breakfast on Thursday, Jan. 8 from 8:30 to 10 a.m. at Lands End Restaurant, 444 Marina Dr. in Georgetown.


It’s beginning to look like a plantation Christmas

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 5:47 a.m.

Hobcaw House is abuzz with activity this week as staff and volunteers prepare for the annual Plantation Christmas. “We are trying to convey, …


Pets of the week

Wednesday, December 17, 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.



Wednesday, December 17, 2014 9:01 a.m.

Wednesday, Dec. 17


Low Country War Birds host 47th meeting

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 5:59 a.m.

It wasn’t the huge fish jumping out of the roof that caught the eye of passersby at The Litchfield Fish House Restaurant but a Viet Nam era Huey UH- …


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

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 9:01 a.m.

100 Years Ago


Isabelle welcomes new editor

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 6:02 a.m.

I could hear Isabelle purring as I entered her room (actually, it’s the master bedroom that Mary and I share, but Isabelle has claimed it as her own). Isabelle was drinking her morning latte and reading the paper.


Police Blotter: Man upset about ex seeing others

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 5:48 a.m.

A Georgetown County deputy responded to the 1800 block of Post Foot Circle because of a domestic dispute.


Culinary scholarship established

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 8:58 a.m.

Crady’s Eclectic Cuisine in downtown Conway, South Carolina has established a culinary arts scholarship at Horry Georgetown Technical College in honor of former proprietor, Adam Lee Whitley.


Fast food robber caught UPDATED

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 1:14 p.m.

David Leland Yelton, 28 years old of 306 New River Road, Myrtle Beach, has been arrested in relation to the recent string of robberies of fast food …


Rotary Club UPDATED

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 9:01 a.m.


260K of wastewater spills on street after main break

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 5:42 a.m.

More than 250,000 gallons of wastewater was spilled on Front Street Dec. 15 after a wastewater main break caused a sanitary sewer overflow.


Rosemary Alumni awards scholarships

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 8:58 a.m.

The Rosemary Alumni would like to thank the community for their support in making it possible to award four scholarships this year. Each recipient …


WHS wins Andrews Invitational

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 2:42 p.m.

All four of Georgetown County’s junior varsIty boys basketball teams competed in the Andrews Invitational on Dec. 6.

Sarah Dawkins, Kingstree

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 11:27 a.m.

Sarah Dawkins, Kingstree - Funeral services for Mrs. Sarah Ann “Siyah” Dawkins, conducted by the Rev. J. Jeanetté Cooper and the Rev. Keith Hunter, were held Friday, December 5, 2014, at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church of Kingstree. Burial, directed by Henryhand Funeral Home, followed at Beulah AME Church Cemetery of Kingstree. Mrs. Dawkins died …

Thank you school board members

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 9:51 a.m.

Dear Editor,

David Jefferson, Pineville

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 11:27 a.m.

David Jefferson, Pineville - Funeral services for David “ Jessie” Jefferson, conducted by the Rev. Paul Y. Thomas, were held Friday, December 5, 2014, at Mt. Nebo United Methodist Church of Pineville. Burial, directed by Henryhand Funeral Home, followed at Jehovah-Eadytown Cemetery of Pineville.


Fire at International Paper Co. extinguished

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 7:36 p.m.

Georgetown County and Midway firefighters assisted the International Paper Company's fire department with a fire in a pile of wood chips inside the …

BET’s “Sunday Best” star to perform at gala

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 10:30 a.m.

The Williamsburg County Public School Foundation 2015 Hall of Fame Induction Scholarship Gala will include BET’s “Sunday Best” star and Greeleyville …

Card tricks on the cruise ship

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 9:51 a.m.

One of my magician friends is an expert with cards. He can do unbelievable things. Some of his routines are so involved that it is hard to keep up …

Oliver Porchea, Nesmith

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 11:27 a.m.

Oliver Porchea, Nesmith - Funeral services for Oliver Jr. “Push” Porchea, conducted by the Rev. Warren Murdock, Sr., were held Saturday, December 6, 2014, at Friendship United Methodist Church of Nesmith. Burial, directed by Henryhand Funeral Home, followed at Friendship Cemetery #2 of Nesmith.

A long way from Kingstree

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 10:30 a.m.

After my wife Peggy and I took a seven-day cruise in the Caribbean in 2004 we pledged to each other that we would never book another cruise. We …

Sending Christmas trees to a mulch better place UPDATED

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 10:00 a.m.

Christmas trees are the twinkling wonder of the holiday; however, once the presents are opened and the caroling is over, the symbol of life is unceremoniously discarded to the curb.

Bernice McKnight, Kingstree

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 11:21 a.m.

Bernice McKnight, Kingstree - Mrs. Bernice Thornbrew McKnight, 86, widow of A. Clyde McKnight, died Sunday, December 7, 2014, at McLeod Hospital in Florence. Funeral services were held Thursday, December 11, 2014, in the chapel at Williamsburg Funeral Home. Burial, directed by Williamsburg Funeral Home, followed at Kingstree Memorial Gardens. Mrs. …

Upcoming Events, Dec. 17

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 9:54 a.m.



Obituaries Dec. 17, 2014

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 2:33 p.m.

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Murphy eyes SLU

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 10:30 a.m.

Kingstree High senior basketball star Dyshane Murphy looks to have a stellar year on the court this season. Murphy was voted the Region 7-AA pre- …

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