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  1. Serving the Community - Firefighter/Paramedic Rob Coker...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Georgetown Times

    While the economic downturn of the late 2000s caused no shortage of problems, it also helped Rob Coker find his career path. The third-year firefighter and paramedic began his career with Georgetown County Fire/EMS after the state of the economy made his former profession difficult.

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  2. New teacher Carrie West joins the family businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Georgetown Times

    Carrie West brought a hand-made quilt to hang in her new classroom at Kensington Elementary School. The quilt was made by her grandmother and given to her mother when she started teaching.

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  3. Hall of Famer surprises national champRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | The Georgetown Times

    Those two passions collided this week when the Georgetown High School junior received a card from baseball Hall of Famer Johnny Bench congratulating him on winning the National Wild Turkey Federation Grand National Turkey Calling Championship – Junior Division. “At first I was just surprised that he would take the time to do something like that,” Prudhomme said.

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  4. Singing His praises: Young singer-songwriter records first CDRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | The Georgetown Times

    Elliott wrote a song titled “Waiting On You” for her new CD. It is about waiting for God to open doors to walk through.

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  5. GHS tennis hosting tryouts and annnual socialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | The Georgetown Times

    Tryouts for the Georgetown High School tennis team will take place Aug. 12 and 13 at 5:30 p.m. at East Bay Park in Georgetown. Girls in seventh to 12th grades at Georgetown Middle or Georgetown High schools who have a valid physical on file are welcome to participate.

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  6. GHS grad dancing for Clemsona s Rally CatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | The Georgetown Times

    Georgetown High School graduate Lori Cribb will start her freshman year at Clemson University next month as a member of the school's Rally Cats dance team. Lori Cribb has been dancing since she was a toddler, but when it was time to compete for one of only nine slots for the Clemson Rally Cats, she knew she had step up her game.

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  7. GHS grad dancing for Clemson's Rally CatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Georgetown Times

    Georgetown High School graduate Lori Cribb will start her freshman year at Clemson University next month as a member of the school's Rally Cats dance team. Lori Cribb has been dancing since she was a toddler, but when it was time to compete for one of only nine slots for the Clemson Rally Cats, she knew she had step up her game.

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  8. Kelli Van Vlake to wed Bruce Howard Jr.Read the original story

    Jul 17, 2015 | The Georgetown Times

    Mr. and Mrs. Gary Michael Van Vlake of Georgetown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Kelli Ruth Van Vlake, to Bruce Lee Howard Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Lee Howard of Georgetown.

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  9. Young Miss Teen GeorgetownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | The Georgetown Times

    Savannah Johnson, 15, of Georgetown will represent the city as Young Miss Teen in the state Little Miss and Teen Miss South Carolina Pageant. Johnson will attend Georgetown High School in the fall.

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  10. Obituaries July 15, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | The Georgetown Times

    Mr. Ard was born in Williamsburg Co near Andrews on July 4, 1941, a son of the late Wiley McLaurin Ard and Emma Casselman Ard. He grew up in the Rough Island Community near Andrews and lived most of his life there.

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  11. Obituaries July 8, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | The Georgetown Times

    Mr. Barnhill was born in Georgetown, a son of the late Archie Eason Barnhill, Sr. and the late Pearl Cribb Barnhill. He was retired from the Georgetown Steel Mill as a steel worker and had worked with the Andrews Police Department.

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  12. Mike Johnson Park get S.C. Historic MarkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | The Georgetown Times

    The heart of baseball in Georgetown County has been beating at the corner of Emmanuel and Kaminski streets in Georgetown for more than a century, and now it will continue there in perpetuity. A South Carolina Historical Marker was unveiled at Mike Johnson Park on June 14, recognizing the facility as a permanent part of the state's history.

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  13. Team D.E.F.F. basketball overcomes obstacles to win state championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | The Georgetown Times

    Eileen Keithly/South Strand News Pictured together with their coaches are members of the Team D.E.F.F. ninth-grade boys' basketball team. Top row, from left, are: Jahbriel Walker; Darius McGirt; Timothy Jordan; Damarcus Grant; Henry Blake; and Coach Michael Ford.

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  14. GHS football player signs with Jireh Preparatory AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | The Georgetown Times

    Georgetown High School senior Zaquan Collins, who is signing with Jireh Preparatory Academy to play football, said he owes a lot to coach Bradley Adams and his staff for working with him in varsity football. “Coach Adams did a lot for me,” Collins said.

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  15. Family seeks help buying van to transport disabled daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | The Georgetown Times

    Woody Nesbit lifts his daughter, Nijada, into their current van. Without a hydraulic lift, he or his wife must lift Nijada and her wheel chair, both weighing about 100 pounds, every time they need to go somewhere.

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  16. Family seeks help buying van to transport disabled daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | The Georgetown Times

    Woody Nesbit lifts his daughter, Nijada, into their current van. Without a hydraulic lift, he or his wife must lift Nijada and her wheel chair, both weighing about 100 pounds, every time they need to go somewhere.

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  17. Year of the Bulldog: Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | The Georgetown Times

    A day after a collision in the outfield sent them both to the hospital, Georgetown High School baseball players Tyler Baxley, left, and Mark Alan Nash were the center of attention in the Bulldogs dugout during the IP Classic in March. Georgetown High pitcher Matthew Owens, left, discusses strategy with catcher Tyler McAlister during the IP Classic in March.

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  18. Race relations, law enforcement policy among topics discussed at Georgetown community forumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | The Georgetown Times

    Georgetown NAACP President Morris Johnson welcomes those in attendance of Monday's forum as Police Chief Paul Gardner and Sheriff Lane Cribb look on. Law enforcement and community members appear to agree - no one wants the events that occurred in places like Ferguson, Missouri, North Charleston, South Carolina, and Baltimore to happen in Georgetown.

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  19. GHS Baseball Part One: The Season BeginsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | The Georgetown Times

    By Chris Sokol Georgetown High baseball players gather in the outfield before a pre-season scrimmage in James Island on Feb. 14. Georgetown High baseball players chat in the dugout during the first week of practice for the 2015 season. Georgetown High baseball coach Ben Waddle, left, gives a peptalk to Alex Hughes during a pre-season scrimmage in James Island on Feb. 14. The varsity Bulldogs and head coach Ben Waddle were coming off a stellar season of 18 wins and a deep playoff run.

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  20. NAACP hosting event with law enforcement officials and publicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | The Georgetown Times

    In an effort to strengthen relationships and weaken the 'fear factor' between members of the community and law enforcement, a local branch of a national advocacy group has invited members of both segments to sit down and talk through their problems.

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