Bill Otis is running for a 10th term as mayor of Pawleys Island.
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Pawleys at 30: Mayor is agent of change – and its biggest foe

The state highway department used to mow the grass along the roads on Pawleys Island twice a year. After Bill Otis was elected mayor, the town hired someone to keep the roadsides trim. “It’s a small thing, but it’s representative of a lot of smaller things Town Council has done,” he said. Read more ...