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6:50 am on Tuesday January 13, 2015

Jury deadlocks in police slaying of S.C. man

After twelve hours of deliberation, a mistrial was declared in the trial of former Eutawville Police Chief Richard Combs over his fatal shooting a former prison guard.
7:35 am on Sunday November 30, 2014

Hurricane season is over today

The East Coast has made it though another year largely unscathed. While the Atlantic hurricane season saw little activity with just 8 named storms, the Pacific season saw 20.
5:11 am on Sunday November 30, 2014

S.C. Gas prices look set to drop below $2

With the price of a barrel of oil falling to $66.15 on Friday, gas prices in several Southeast states are being projected to go under $2 a gallon. That's something not seen since 2009. In South Carolina's bargain-bin company: Mississippi, Tennessee...
7:36 am on Friday November 28, 2014

7-digit Lowcountry dialing is dying in 2015

South Carolina's 4th area code, 854, is coming to the Lowcountry in March 2015.
5:34 am on Wednesday November 5, 2014

S.C. Votes 2014: All your local election results

Nikki Haley is back as governor, Lindsey Graham and Tim Scott are keeping their seats: you know the highlights, but here's how to see who won locally and how your neighbors voted. The South Carolina State Election Commission makes all the 2,881,052...
9:47 am on Friday October 31, 2014

Seasonal indoor ice rink planned for Myrtle Beach Mall

Ice is in the Grand Strand’s forecast again, but nothing like the frosty storms that struck the Carolinas last winter. A seasonal ice rink is planned at Myrtle Beach Mall at U.S. 17 and S.C. 22. Look for construction to begin soon between the...
7:51 am on Thursday October 30, 2014

Myrtle Beach area HOA complaints follow common themes at legislative delegation hearing

More than 1,000 Horry County homeowners made their way to Horry Georgetown Technical College Wednesday night to hear and voice to members of the county’s legislative delegation a litany of complaints against homeowners associations. Most carried a...
7:39 pm on Friday October 24, 2014

Front pages for Harrell's guilty plea, resignation

Here's how newspapers around the state captured the resignation of S.C. House speaker Bobby Harrell, who pleaded guilty to a half-dozen charges of ethics violations.
1:07 pm on Saturday October 18, 2014

No Deal: 'Myrtle Beach Caddy Girls' appears on ABC's Shark Tank

Last night Meghan Tarmey, owner of 'Myrtle Beach Caddy Girls' appeared on ABC's hit show Shark Tank. While the Sharks were impressed with the Caddy Girls' presentation, and concept, their worries about safety, growth, and the bottom line didn't...
5:41 am on Thursday October 9, 2014

S.C. Gay marriage licenses are in a race against time

With Charleston County now granting same-sex marriage licenses, the 24 hour wait period before they go into effect has resulted in a race to the S.C. Supreme Court.