Vote ‘yes’ to legalize raffles

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 2:31 a.m.

To the Editor:


Christine Johnston weds John Lumpkin

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 2:23 a.m.

Christine Hollis Johnston and John Parker Lumpkin, both of Charleston, were married Oct. 11, 2014 at Prince George Winyah Episcopal Church in …

Dove bombs and other security issues

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 9:45 a.m.

Ok, enough is enough. When I read about the Chinese “probing” of doves (pigeons in another article) before being released during a celebration I got …

Felician Center Barbecue Benefit

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 10:00 a.m.

The Felician Center Board sponsored a barbecue benefit as part of Heritage Week to support the Felician Center healthcare programs. The Felician …

Williamsburg County School District conducted its First Aid/CPR Training

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 10:00 a.m.

The Williamsburg County School District’s Health and PE Department held first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) training for employees …

D.R. Boatwright, Kingstree

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 10:05 a.m.

Dorice Reynolds “Ray” Boatwright, 64, died Wednesday, October 8, 2014, at his residence. Graveside funeral services were held Friday, October 10, 2014, at Kingstree Memorial Gardens, directed by Williamsburg Funeral Home.

Ban the plastic bag and other proof that we have gone crazy

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 9:45 a.m.

California is proposing a ban on plastic bags. Those bags often cause litter. Getting rid of the plastic bags would be good for the environment. …

Stallions continue run for undefeated season

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 10:00 a.m.

Friday night at the Corral saw the Williamsburg Academy Stallions continue their unblemished record with another win, beating First Baptist Academy …


Investigators looking for credit card fraud suspect UPDATED

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 7:18 p.m.

The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect wanted in connection with credit card fraud. …


Obituaries Oct. 15 UPDATED

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 2:23 p.m.

Robert Ackerman


The Belle W. Baruch Foundation celebrates 50 years

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 9:29 p.m.

Bernard Baruch and his daughter Belle entertained many guests at Hobcaw House, and on Oct. 12 the timeless and elegant red brick beauty welcomed a …

Smunk to be inducted into South Carolina Golf Hall of Fame

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 10:00 a.m.

Bill Smunk, whose name has been prominent on golf leaderboards for almost a half-century, has been chosen for induction in the South Carolina Golf …


Robbery at Pawleys Island China Wok

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 3:42 a.m.

Less than 12 hours after an armed robbery at Conway National Bank in Murrells Inlet, another robbery took place at a Waccamaw Neck business.

KPD Chief completes FBI leadership class

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 10:00 a.m.

Kingstree Police Chief Eric Williams recently completed the FBI Executive Leadership Class I. The class focuses on the emerging challenges of law …

W.M. Anderson Primary School hosts annual Title I meeting

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 10:00 a.m.

On Thursday, September 11, W. M. Anderson Primary School hosted its annual Title I meeting.

Upcoming Events, Oct. 15

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 9:35 a.m.


Community & Faith, Oct. 15

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 9:35 a.m.

Anniversary - The Greater Bethel AME Gospel Choir cordially extends an invitation for you to worship with us at our 60th anniversary on Sunday, October 12, at 3 p.m.

October is National Principal Appreciation Month

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 9:45 a.m.

Dear Editor,


92-year-old joins Marine Corps League

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 9:37 p.m.

Georgetown’s Charles “Charlie” Jimmy Gamble, 92, was inducted into the Marine Corps League on Oct. 6.

Barbecue trail makes great road trip

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 10:00 a.m.

We love our BBQ. Just ask anyone who comes for a visit and they’ll tell you when in Williamsburg County, nothing beats a pile of pork from the local …

Governor’s school instructor visits Williamsburg County Magnet School of the Art

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 10:00 a.m.

On September 11, Mrs. Elaine Quave, a ceramics and drawing instructor from the Governor’s School of Creative Arts in Greenville, presented a master …


Andrews High School Homecoming

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 9:33 p.m.


Armed robbery at Murrells Inlet bank UPDATED

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 9:34 p.m.

The Georgetown County Sheriff's Office is searching for an armed man who robbed the Conway National Bank in Murrells Inlet at approximately 10:30 a.m. …


Search underway for Murrells Inlet bank robber

Monday, October 13, 2014 11:42 a.m.

Georgetown County deputies are searching for a man believed to have robbed the Conway National Bank on Highway 17 Bypass in Murrells Inlet. …


Serving the Community: Jordan Lewis, Georgetown Fire Department

Sunday, October 12, 2014 9:51 a.m.

Hemingway’s Jordan Lewis, 25, grew up in Pleasant Hill and learned welding at Horry Georgetown Technical College.

Williamsburg Academy Stallions vs 1st Baptist Academy UPDATED

Saturday, October 11, 2014 8:06 a.m.

Kingstree Photo Gallery

D.P. Cooper Charter School Homecoming Parade UPDATED

Saturday, October 11, 2014 4:14 p.m.

Kingstree Photo Gallery

Bridge2Bridge race

Saturday, October 11, 2014 7:29 p.m.

Runners gathered in downtown Georgetown on Oct. 11 for the Bridge2Bridge 5k, 12k and half marathon. Photos by Taylor Griffith/South Strand News


Smith inducted into Hall of Fame

Friday, October 10, 2014 4:16 a.m.

A presentation was made to the family of Tommy Smith during half time of the Georgetown High School football game at the Thomas L. Smith football …


PI featured on Weather Channel

Friday, October 10, 2014 1:32 p.m.

The Weather channel was here several months ago filming a piece titled “Haunted Hurricane Island” at Pawleys Island.

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