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Median opponent seeking County Council seat for Pawleys Island area UPDATED

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 1:28 p.m.

Steve Goggans, the main organizer of the ďDonít Strip the NeckĒ group, is running as a Republican for Georgetown County Council District 6.


Seven inductees named to SC Bikers Hall of Fame UPDATED

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 1:18 p.m.

Two Murrells Inlet men joined five others Saturday as inaugural members of the South Carolina Bikers Hall of Fame. The seven were inducted during a …


Garden City Parking lot to start charging April 1

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 1:43 p.m.

The free parking season at the lot behind Samís Corner in Garden City Beach is coming to an end. Beginning April 1 and extending through Oct. 31, people will have to pay to park at the lot at 115 S. Waccamaw Drive. Fees at the pay station, which accepts only credit or debit cards, are $1.25 an hour or $6 for the entire day. Free parking is still …


Horry County looking to tighten regulations for food trucks UPDATED

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 1:41 p.m.

Horry County is taking a long, hard look at regulations for food trucks, those restaurants on wheels that have been making inroads in other parts of …

Obituary Miriam Reardon UPDATED

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 10:36 p.m.

Miriam Reardon, New Zion - Mrs. Miriam Gause Reardon, 74, widow of Robert Danel Reardon, died Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at her home. Funeral services were held Friday, March 21, 2014, in the chapel of Williamsburg Funeral Home. Burial, directed by Williamsburg Funeral Home, followed at Kingstree Memorial Gardens.Mrs. Reardon was born November 10, …


City to reevaluate sidewalk drinking laws

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 10:25 p.m.

Diners who choose to have their meal on a sidewalk table at one of Front Street's restaurants can enjoy an adult beverage. But, city law stipulates …

Police Blotter: Robbed while in the hospital

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 11:21 p.m.

A Georgetown man told deputies while he was in Atlanta having surgery, the 31-year-old Goose Creek woman who was house-sitting for he and his wife stole more than $400 worth of items.


Man sought after shooting

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 10:24 p.m.

Bullet holes can be seen in the wall of a home on Park Street in Bayview where a 39-year-old man was shot at about 12:30 a.m. Sunday.

Obituary Elizabeth Fant UPDATED

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 10:37 p.m.

Elizabeth Fant, Anderson - Elizabeth "Betty" Byrd Fant of Anderson, widow of the late Charles W. Fant, Jr., died Thursday, March 20, 2014. A memorial service celebrating her life was held Sunday, March 23, 2014, at the First Baptist Church of Anderson, directed by Sullivan-King Mortuary. Mrs. Fant was born March 14, 1927, the daughter of the late …


Gone! In only days the water tower teetering over city hall is removed UPDATED

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 1:53 p.m.

After 60 years of service the water tower is quickly removed by workers. The tower had been a sore spot for some residents due to itís rusty …


Woman with brittle bone disease dropped from Medicaid after getting married

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 10:49 p.m.

Imagine having a disease since birth that makes your bones brittle and causes you to be in constant pain.


Economic Development Alliance hears from Louisianna port officials about oil industry success

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 10:27 p.m.

The Port of Georgetown could become a much more significant port on the East Coast, providing thousands of jobs and boosting the economies of the county, the state and the country.

Obituary Wilhelmina Overby UPDATED

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 10:31 p.m.

Wilhelmina Overby, Kingstree - Mrs. Wilhelmina Epps Overby, 89, widow of Lewis Thomas "Tom" Overby, died Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at the Kingstree Nursing Facility. Funeral services were held Thursday, March 20, 2014, at Williamsburg Presbyterian Church. Burial, directed by Williamsburg Funeral Home, followed at Williamson Cemetery. Mrs. Overby …


Hospital President: Support the Smith Medical Clinic UPDATED

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 1:53 p.m.

For those of us who are fortunate enough to have health insurance, it can be something we rarely consider. Like the thousands of breaths we take each …

Kingstree Photo Gallery

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 1:26 p.m.

Spring Tease


Helping Hands, March 26, 2014

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 11:25 p.m.


Obituary Robert Mims UPDATED

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 10:37 p.m.

Robert Mims, Kingstree - Robert Lee "Bobby" Mims, 76, husband of Mary Ruth Huggins Mims, died Friday, March 21, 2014, at Tuomey Hospital in Sumter.Graveside funeral services were held Monday, March 24, 2014, at Kingstree Memorial Gardens, directed by Williamsburg Funeral Home. Mr. Mims was born November 2, 1937, in Williamsburg County, the son of …


Waccamaw High talent show UPDATED

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 7:41 p.m.

Waccamaw HIgh School students show off their talents.


Front Street fire clean up about to kick into high gear UPDATED

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 5:38 a.m.

Debris removal should begin today on the river side of the 700 block of Front Street six months after a fire destroyed eight historic structures that …


Faulty tank causes gas smell at Carvers Bay High

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 7:56 a.m.

Georgetown County firefighters were called to Carvers Bay High at about 8 a.m. because of what was described as a "smell of gas" in the cafeteria.The …

Obituary Bonneau Lesesne UPDATED

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 10:33 p.m.

Bonneau Lesesne, Andrews - Bonneau Driggs Lesesne, 75, died Friday, March 14, 2014, at Georgetown Memorial Hospital. Funeral services, conducted by the Rev. Clinton Stockton, were held Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at the Andrews First Presbyterian Church, directed by the Andrews Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home.†Mr. Lesesne was born October 28, 1938, …

Community Faith March 26 UPDATED

Monday, March 24, 2014 8:39 p.m.


Dead Dog Saloon offers gourmet breakfast

Monday, March 24, 2014 1:45 p.m.

The Grand Strand is known for its breakfasts. Pancake houses sit on nearly every block.

What will this turkey season bring UPDATED

Monday, March 24, 2014 9:17 p.m.

It's almost a given: drive just about anywhere in Williams-burg County and you will come across turkeys. In fact, fields can be the stage for a crop …

Obituary Lonnie Baylor Jr. UPDATED

Monday, March 24, 2014 9:06 p.m.

Lonnie Baylor, Jr., Kingstree - Lonnie Paul Baylor, Jr., 50, died Monday, March 17, 2014, at McLeod Regional Medical Center of Florence.Funeral services were held Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Williamsburg Funeral Home Chapel. Burial, directed by Williamsburg Funeral Home, followed at Second Baptist Church Cemetery. Mr. Baylor was born September …


Front Street Fire: A look back UPDATED

Monday, March 24, 2014 7:08 p.m.

A gallery featuring photos from the Sept. 25, 2013 fire that devasted the 700 block of Front Street in downtown Georgetown. The blaze may have broken …

Image Award, Kingstree Parks and Recreation March 2014 UPDATED

Monday, March 24, 2014 8:22 p.m.

The Williamsburg HomeTown Chamber presented the Image Award for March to the Town of Kingstree's Parks and Recreation Department. Parks and …

Auditor cautions council to streamline bank accounts UPDATED

Monday, March 24, 2014 8:09 p.m.

A warning of potential fraud probably was not what the Williamsburg County Council wanted to hear from their auditor during their March 18, meeting. Robin Poston, CPA with Harper, Poston & Moree presented a summary of an audit which included the financial transactions through June 30, 2013. Poston's summary of the county's finances was …

Sleeping while the wind blows: by phone UPDATED

Monday, March 24, 2014 9:12 p.m.

You've probably already heard this story. A farmer needs to hire a helper. He interviews a farm helper that doesn't have much experience but says he can sleep while the wind blows. The farmer hires the helper. The helper is a fast learner and things go well on the farm. One night a storm is coming and the farmer awakens to the sound of blowing …

Several arrests made involving recent crimes UPDATED

Monday, March 24, 2014 7:52 p.m.

Two suspects are in custody and police have issued warrants on others in connection to a February 28, robbery that occurred at Gamble's Liquor Store …

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