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Eagle Scout gives church new landscaping to earn badge

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 4:01 p.m.

As a member of St. Michael Catholic Church in Garden City, Chris Mermon wanted his Eagle Scout project to involve a church.

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Former Economic Director charged with embezzling more than $100,000 in county funds

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 4:20 p.m.

Georgetown County’s former economic development director is accused of taking more than $100,000 in county funds for his own personal use, according …

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School play

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 4:02 p.m.

First grade students at Waccamaw Elementary School recently presented a play.

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Grocery shopping goes green

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 4:02 p.m.

Around the world, between four and five trillion plastic bags are used every year. Each one takes between 500 and 1,000 years to decompose. Many end up in our oceans threatening and destroying wildlife ecosystems.

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Rabies clinics offered during month of April

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 4:02 p.m.

The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control and Georgetown County veterinarians have joined forces to offer reduced-cost rabies clinics during April to vaccinate cats, dogs, and ferrets.

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“How My Passions Impact The World” Optimist International Oratorical Contest

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 4:01 p.m.

The South Strand Optimist Club honored its’ winners of the Optimist International Oratorical Contest at its’ monthly meeting on March 20 at Applewood …

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Five wanted for Yauhannah home invasion

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 1:39 p.m.

  The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office is looking for five people wanted in connection with an armed robbery on Trinity Road in the Pee …

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Lowcountry Preparatory School student runner-up in spelling bee

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 4:02 p.m.

On March 4, Chetna Patel was the runner-up in Myrtle Beach Sun News Regional Spelling Bee.

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No mixed drinks outside restaurants but bottles a possibility

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 11:13 p.m.

If you want to have an adult beverage outside on Front Street, you will have to settle for beer or wine.

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Local Subways salute Habitat volunteers with free lunch

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 4:02 p.m.

CHARLESTON – Locally-owned Subway restaurants are thanking Habitat volunteers at work sites across the Carolinas with a free catered lunch during National Volunteer Week, April 6-12.

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All4Paws animal shelter moves to new location in Pawleys UPDATED

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 4:01 p.m.

Allison Gillespie could hardly contain herself. Her words ran over each other as she talked about the new home for All4Paws.

Former Georgetown County economic director accused of embezzling more than $100,000

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 2:50 p.m.

The Georgetown County Sheriff's Office arrested former county Economic Development Director Wayne Gregory, charged with embezzlement. Gregory, 36, …

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Police Blotter: Knife on a school bus

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 4:02 p.m.

A concerned parent called Waccamaw Middle School March 18 after learning that a student had a knife on a bus.

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Money Smart Week comes to Georgetown County

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 4:01 p.m.

The Georgetown County Library system is offering financial fitness workshops next week at all four library branches in honor of Money Smart Week. The …

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Lowcountry Preparatory School student runner-up in spelling bee

Monday, March 31, 2014 2:53 p.m.

On March 4, Chetna Patel competed in the Myrtle Beach Sun News Regional Spelling Bee and became the runner-up! She is a Lowcountry Preparatory School …

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Eagle Scout project will help protect turtles and pinpoint people in emergencies

Monday, March 31, 2014 1:23 p.m.

Riley Robino is raising money for his Eagle Scout project to benefit Huntington Beach State Park.

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Political filing ended Sunday with a surprise entry into House 108 race UPDATED

Sunday, March 30, 2014 1:46 p.m.

The two-week filing period for people wanting to run for political office in 2014 ended at noon Sunday with a surprise as a former Statehouse member …

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Autopsy shows Andrews child died from smoke inhalation

Sunday, March 30, 2014 4:39 p.m.

Georgetown County Deputy Coroner Chase Ridgeway says an autopsy conducted on 12-year-old Dave Coombs showed he died of smoke inhalation early …

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Vida Miller files to regain the Statehouse seat she previously held

Sunday, March 30, 2014 11:53 a.m.

 Pawleys Island resident Vida Millier filed this morning to try to regain the SC House of Representatives 108 seat she held from 1996-2010. As of now, she will not have a Democratic Primary opponent in June but will face Republican incumbent Stephen Goldfinch in November.

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Man leads authorities on two-state chase in deputy's vehicle

Sunday, March 30, 2014 11:57 a.m.

A man who jumped into a Georgetown County deputy's patrol car Sunday morning led authorities on a chase into North Carolina  before being apprehended. …

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12-year-old killed in overnight fire in Andrews (Updated at 11 a.m.)

Saturday, March 29, 2014 6:41 a.m.

New information: The Georgetown County Sheriff's Office has issued a statement regarding this morning's fire in Andrews that claimed the life of 12- …

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Child dies in Andrews mobile home fire UPDATED

Saturday, March 29, 2014 3:27 p.m.

A 12-year-old child was killed when the mobile home he was in caught fire at about 1:30 a.m. Saturday.

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Fatal fire claims life of 12-year-old who was home alone

Saturday, March 29, 2014 8:28 a.m.

A 12-year-old boy was killed in  a fire in Andrews early Saturday and now investigators are trying to determine how the blaze started and why the …

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Sheriff's Office issues new information about fatal fire in Andrews UPDATED

Saturday, March 29, 2014 11:19 a.m.

New information: The Georgetown County Sheriff's Office has issued a statement regarding this morning's fire in Andrews that claimed the life of 12- …

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Obituaries, March 29, 2014

Saturday, March 29, 2014 10:21 a.m.

Johnny Cribb

Kingstree Photo Gallery

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

Spring Tease

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United Way, BB&T, and Everfi offer free financial assistance to high school students

Friday, March 28, 2014 9:00 a.m.

To kick off the tax season in February 2014, the Georgetown County United Way collaborated with BB&T and Everfi on a joint venture to offer local …

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Rice Musuem to hold jewelry show UPDATED

Friday, March 28, 2014 9:00 a.m.

The Rice Museum will present “Adornments,” an exhibition and sale of fine jewelry, on Friday, April 4, and Saturday, April 5, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the Prevost Gallery, 633 Front St., in Georgetown, South Carolina.

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COMMUNITY EVENTS

Friday, March 28, 2014 9:00 a.m.

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The Anti-Common Core Bill That Isn’t

Friday, March 28, 2014 12:21 a.m.

On Wednesday, the Senate Education Committee advanced a bill touted by its senatorial supporters as an “anti-Common Core bill.” That fact that it was light on “anti” and heavy on “Common Core” should surprise no one.



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