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Blackbeard, a Burr and more: Famous ghosts stories of the Carolinas

Independent Tribune 29 Oct 2022
Devastated by the death of her son in 1812, she boarded a ship called the Patriot in Georgetown, South Carolina, to sail to New York to see her father ... It’s not known exactly where in its journey the ship went down or what circumstances led to its sinking ... the Georgetown area.

Blackbeard, a Burr and more: Famous ghost stories of the Carolinas

News & Record 29 Oct 2022
Devastated by the death of her son in 1812, she boarded a ship called the Patriot in Georgetown, South Carolina, to sail to New York to see her father ... It’s not known exactly where in its journey the ship went down or what circumstances led to its sinking ... the Georgetown area.

Murder, Mystery and Mayhem: Ghost Walk returns this weekend

Daily Advance 12 Oct 2022
But on Feb ... The COVID-19 pandemic canceled the popular event the past two years ... Vice President Aaron Burr, boarded a ship in Georgetown, South Carolina, to reunite with her father in New York ... Another is that the ship was raided by pirates, who killed everyone on board ... The portrait is believed to corroborate the idea that pirates plundered the ship ... .

Product tanker hits Harbor Bridge in Georgetown

SAFETY4SEA 10 Oct 2022
The product tanker Tradewind Passion collided with Harbor Bridge in Georgetown, Guyana, on October 8 ... After the collision, the ship reversed course and returned to a ...

Rare wolves headed to South Carolina from Ohio as fight to prevent extinction ramps up

Phys Dot Org 10 Oct 2022
By next spring, visitors to a South Carolina nature preserve may get a glimpse of one of the world's rarest animals. Brookgreen Gardens expects three red wolves to be shipped from a zoo in Ohio to the Georgetown County nature center as part of an effort to revive the critically imperiled species in South Carolina and other states ... Wild release ... ....

Famous Georgetown Cupcake Temporarily Shut By D.C. Health Department

Forbes 11 Aug 2022
Georgetown Cupcake told Forbes the closure will not affect its nationwide shipping business ... .

Rise of the 'Swamp Fox' of Berkeley County

The Post and Courier 27 Jul 2022
Sometime between 1733 and 1735, Gabriel and Esther moved to Georgetown for a time, hoping to improve himself at being a planter and also provide better educations for the children ... We all know the story of Francis, at the age of fifteen, joining a family friend in Georgetown named Joshua Lockwood, who owned a ship and crew.

View From the Past: Black bear cub captured in Horry County

The Post and Courier 13 Jul 2022
125 Years Ago, 1897. Annandale News, South Island, July 19th. Mr. Geo. W. Hazzard tell me his rice is now in heads and he is putting out bird minders ... and Mrs ... and Mrs ... Wm ... The hotel ship Amphitrite here is being repainted and redecorated ... Manager Maybank Scurry said that he will keep the hotel ship, which came here two years ago, in Georgetown indefinitely.

Check out Liberty Hill's best mobile restaurant offerings

Victoria Advocate 12 Jul 2022
The Food Dood/The Rush Coffee ATX ... At the time, Hadden lived in San Diego, owned and ran a deli, and decided opening a food truck was a natural next step ... “It’s a different type of food.” ... Mini Crunchy Tacos ... to 3 p.m ... “I got the idea after seeing a shipping container turned into a bar at the South Fork Food Truck Park in Georgetown,” he said ... K.O ... 5 ... ....

The repercussions of opening Pandora’s Box

News Graphic 11 Jul 2022
To the Editor, ... Thus turning our economy upside down and backwards. Now we have the worst inflation in 40 years and counting ... And lets give Russia a ‘list’ of 16 areas who don’t want them to cyberattack ... This is insanity at its best, and all be design ... America is being run by a ship of fools. Wayne and Ellen Lynn. Georgetown. .

Council takes first step toward burn facility for Georgetown FD

The Post and Courier 24 Jun 2022
GEORGETOWN — The Georgetown City Fire Department took its first step toward having its own burn facility on June 23 when the Georgetown City Council approved a budgeted $39,886 for installation of shipping containers ... Georgetown County unveils package of pay raises, bonuses to keep employees ... Tax hike proposed to pay for new Georgetown County jail.

Guyana Customs seizes 54 pounds of cocaine

Jamaica Observer 29 May 2022
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC – Members of Guyana’s Customs Anti Narcotic Unit (CANU) on Saturday discovered 21 parcels of cocaine inside a container of the Demerara Shipping Limited at the Georgetown wharf ... .

Georgetown known for history and small town charm

The Post and Courier 22 Apr 2022
Georgetown is the third oldest town in South Carolina ... The four rivers that form Winyah Bay come together at Georgetown ... The Santee River to the south of Georgetown forms the Santee Delta. Together these five rivers make up the Tidelands of Georgetown County ... Francis Marion — the Swamp Fox of Revolutionary War fame — grew up in Georgetown.

It Happened in Horry: Ship built in Bucksport never returned to Horry County

My Horry News 20 Apr 2022
A mighty sailing ship built in Horry County traveled the world, but never returned home. This is the interesting story of the Henrietta, the largest ship ever built at Bucksport, S.C ... The ship’s masts had to be installed in Charleston, but the ship was too large for the shallow inlet in Georgetown.

Dirty Business - The Smuggling Pipeline Carrying Mercury Across the Amazon

InSight Crime 13 May 2021
Smuggling networks are feeding illegal mining operations across the Amazon Basin with mercury, despite global efforts to clamp down on the use of the substance ... Peru. Magnet For Smuggled Mercury ... SEE ALSO ... Investigators found that the metal enters Guyana illegally from China, with container ships avoiding customs checks at the seaport of Georgetown.

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