Ashley Griffith, head nurse in the critical care unit at Georgetown Memorial Hospital, has seen her fair share of ups and downs since the outset of the coronavirus pandemic, and offered up a behind-the-scenes look at the raw emotion that comes along with it.
The Lower Middleton complex at Samworth Wildlife Management Area is expected to see restorations beginning in February that could help with future flooding thanks for a $1 million grant from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Georgetown police chief Kelvin Waites continues to serve his community through leadership and community policing.
When someone gets emotional, it's said that they have a lump in their throat. While that kind of lump is harmless, you may have a reason for concern if you actually see or feel a lump.
Andrews fell to Marion, 36-33, in the 2A Lower State Championship Friday at Fox Field due in large part to five touchdowns from Marion senior running back Qualiek Crawford.
No. 9 Carvers Bay fell to No. 1 Lake View in the second round of the 1A state football playoffs, 30-22, at Big Bear Stadium Friday night.
Athletic directors, coaches and basketball players across the Grand Strand are preparing for a season like they have never experienced before due to the COVID-19 pandemic and are facing new guidelines for the upcoming indoor events.
Carvers Bay High School cross country head coach Jeff Mezzatesta steps down after nine seasons coaching the team.
This Week's Circulars
Santee Cooper customers recently were greeted to a robocall system, unbeknownst to them, after dialing the company's main telephone number.
A Georgetown man was extradited back to South Carolina on Dec. 10 and is currently in the Georgetown County Detention Center — awaiting a bond hearing.
The Myrtle Beach Police Department recently announced that it received a $700,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice for the establishment of a regional National Integrated Ballistic Information Network (NIBIN).
A Georgetown County man was arrested on Monday and charged with stealing controlled substances and other property from Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital.
Cellar to ceiling glassware
It’s the “pawliday” season and Saint Frances Animal Center in Georgetown has debuted its first year of holiday cards that feature local children artists.
Nine hundred bears were given our across the country to celebrate National Teddy Bear Day.
The successful Friends of the Waccamaw Library (FOWL) 1st Thursday Lecture Series returns for another much anticipated run in Fall 2020. The 1st Thursday Series has become one of the Library’s…
December closed sales for single-family homes skyrocketed year-over-year by more than 27 percent, according to figures provided by the Coastal Carolina Association of Realtors.
The Georgetown County School District plans to roll out training next month to help students learn signs of suicide and depression among their peers.
The Georgetown County School District is implementing two new initiatives to reach students who are missing assignments and not logging into virtual learning.
As both Horry and Georgetown school districts see a measurable uptick in positive COVID-19 cases, the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control announced an additional 140 cases in Horry County and 13 in Georgetown County on Wednesday afternoon.
Every person in some form or another is associated with an organization, place of employment, or a group of people that have demands placed upon them. We hold membership and positions in civic…
"Jim, just when I thought I'd seen it all, the takeover of the Capitol Building by a mob of humans happened."
Moods are a very real part of our daily lives but also an area we need to discern carefully.
I’m feeling sorry for Mr. Peyronie. He’s got this disease named after him that I learned about through commercials I’ve heard ad nauseum on Pandora throughout the holiday season, and now every…
Myrtle Beach film producer Ralph McCloud has released an inspirational psychological thriller that was shot on the Grand Strand.
Several top Halloween events in Little River, Myrtle Beach, Murrells Inlet and more allow adults and children alike to enjoy the spirit of Halloween.
EDITOR’S NOTE: The author of this article is Mark A. Stevens, a former newspaper editor and publisher who oversaw award-winning newspapers in Tennessee, Louisiana and South Carolina, was execu…
This Saturday, July 4, 2020, the non-profit Salute From the Shore will take to the skies once again with their 11th Annual Salute From the Shore featuring military planes from both Shaw Air Fo…
As the Georgetown County School District started the 2020 school year completely virtually, teachers still made their way into the classroom — giving them more space to teach and to get comfortable ahead of when the district’s hybrid students return to campus in the near future.
Horry County logged 58 new coronavirus cases on Sunday, adding one death in the process, according to the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control. The county's total rise…
Both Horry and Georgetown counties have reported multiple coronavirus-related deaths over the past two days, with eight in Horry and two in Georgetown, according to DHEC.
Horry County recorded 56 new COVID-19 cases and one new death on Thursday, moving the overall totals to 7,857 and 119, respectively.