Pawleys Island; Arrogantly Shabby with Drink in Hand

Recently I learned that Palmetto Cheese, the only commercial brand of pimiento cheese I like (and how), comes from Pawleys Island. I attribute that primarily to the fact that I had not heard much of Pawleys Island before I was invited to visit. Not as recently, we’re talking two months straight, I’ve had “Reach the…

Of Rice and Indigo, Of War and Sunken Ships

Georgetown, South Carolina was founded in the early 1700s as a colony settlement, named after King George II of England. Being positioned right at the convergence of the two rivers Great Pee Dee and the Waccamaw made it a high profile seaport, especially in the 1800s and 1900s. Today its Port of Georgetown is the…