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1:15 am on Saturday August 16, 2014

Fractured Prune Doughnut shop opening soon in Carolina Forest

A new doughnut shop called Fractured Prune Doughnuts is opening their newest location right here in Myrtle Beach at the Ocean Bay Market shopping center in Carolina Forest. Fractured Prune Doughnuts started in Ocean City, Maryland back in 1976 and...
12:06 pm on Thursday May 1, 2014

Lowes Foods to Open Carolina Forest Store May 7

Lowes Foods will debut its long-awaited Carolina Forest store on Wednesday, May 7. The 46,000 square-foot store, located at 215 Fresh Drive at the Intersection of River Oaks Drive and International Drive, will be the first Lowes Foods store in South...
12:10 pm on Thursday November 7, 2013

Coyotes creeping into Carolina Forest

We wrote about it more than a year ago, but coyote sightings in Horry County are on the rise. The newest area affected is Carolina Forest. Residents report seeing coyotes, as well as incidents of missing pets and slaughtered animals on lawns. 
3:55 pm on Thursday October 3, 2013

Carolina Forest Boulevard turn lanes arriving sooner than expected

Carolina Forest Boulevard will get some much-needed turn lanes sooner than anticipated, Horry County officials said Thursday. County planners will design three sets of turn lanes this fall and winter, and they expect to begin construction in the...
12:17 am on Wednesday July 3, 2013

Beavers to blame for some local flooding

Some residents of Haystack Way in the Carolina Forest area of Myrtle Beach blame the dramatic flooding in their neighborhood on beavers living in drainage pipes. View Larger Map
7:51 am on Wednesday January 23, 2013

New middle school attendance districts possible for Carolina Forest (Update: Back in the news)

photo by flickr member o5com Update, January 23, 2013: Post-election coincidence or not, the realignment of the Carolina Forest school attendance lines are back in the news, reintroducing the idea that some students at Carolina Forest Elementary...
6:03 am on Thursday December 13, 2012

McDonald's comes to Carolina Forest area (Update: Open, McRib)

Photo by Olgierd Pstrykotwórca Ever notice how much litter is actually McTrash? You read that right. Get your injection molded pork patty fix from a freshly constructed McDonalds. If only other more beneficial things could be built this quickly. If...
9:28 am on Wednesday November 28, 2012

Local resident takes to Facebook to tell the other side of the story

Photo by flickr member waltarrrrr Social media proves its value once again over on the WMBF Facebook page, where the "other side of the story" was presented in a post of defense. On November 21, 2012, WMBF aired the story about a veteran's dog being...
8:28 am on Monday November 12, 2012

Fundraiser to help local teen with medical expenses (Update)

Photo by flickr member 46137 Update November 12, 2012: The effort to bring together businesses and the community to raise money for Morgan's medical expenses was a success. More than 200 people contributed and over $6000 was collected. To learn more...
9:36 am on Friday October 12, 2012

Carolina Forest welcomes new American Red Cross blood donation center

Photo by flickr member PDX Pixels Another location is now available for Grand Strand residents who want to give the gift of live by donating blood. The new American Red Cross center is located in the Kroger shopping center, at the 501 end of...