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6:08 pm on Wednesday October 8, 2014

Horry Council votes down mobile food truck pilot program

Horry County Council voted against a one-year mobile food vending pilot program after months of work surveying the public, perfecting distance requirements and determining what would be allowed for the mobile vendors. The fear of mobile food trucks...
4:17 pm on Wednesday October 8, 2014

Horry County Probate Court won’t issue marriage licenses to gay couples yet

Horry County’s probate court will not issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples despite a Charleston County judge’s decision to do so Wednesday. Deirdre W. Edmonds, who oversees Horry’s probate court, said she will continue to follow the state’s...
9:58 am on Monday September 29, 2014

Tipping point: Myrtle Beach area restaurants face lawsuits over alleged illegal tip pools

One of the latest trends in the restaurant industry — class-action lawsuits over allegedly illegal tip pools that enrich owners while cheating employees out of their wages — has hit the Myrtle Beach area. The tip pools, critics say, are used by some...
9:44 am on Monday September 29, 2014

Startup.SC, local startup incubator, accepts its first class of entrepreneurs

Startup.SC, a nonprofit startup incubator based in Litchfield, has selected five companies to participate in its first cohort. To be selected, the companies must be web- and technology-based businesses with ability to scale to $10 million over the...
9:41 am on Wednesday September 24, 2014

Myrtle Beach raises taxes to pay for Memorial Day weekend security

The Myrtle Beach City Council is raising (property) taxes to help pay for increased security and safety during Memorial Day Weekend 2015...amounts to $8 per year on a $100,000 home.
9:27 am on Wednesday September 24, 2014

DHEC confirms Enterovirus in South Carolina

According to the Department of Health and Environmental Control, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) laboratory confirmed Tuesday night the first cases of the EV-D68 strain of enterovirus in two residents of South Carolina's...
9:21 am on Wednesday September 24, 2014

South Carolina launches first-ever statewide obesity action plan

South Carolina is the tenth most obese state in the nation, and believe it or not, this is actually an improvement from seventh, but state leaders aren't satisfied. The Department of Health and Environmental Control, the Department of Agriculture,...
9:15 am on Thursday September 18, 2014

North Myrtle Beach Chipotle Opening in November, new menu item coming soon

If you're a fan of Chipotle Mexican Grill, then you already know that there is going to be a second location along the Grand Strand in North Myrtle Beach. The upcoming Chipotle will be located at the new Coastal North Town Center. The exact store...
8:52 am on Thursday September 18, 2014

SC House looking for solutions to state's domestic violence problem

Domestic violence is getting a lot more attention lately because of the video of NFL player Ray Rice hitting his then-fiancée, but it's been a problem in South Carolina for decades, with the state ranked second-worst in the country for the rate of...
9:03 am on Wednesday September 17, 2014

Lindsey Graham trending thanks to his 'reputation for even keeled understatement.'

South Carolina's own Lindsey Graham is no stranger to The Daily Show's mockery, but this week's jabs at the Senator are hitting that viral space on the Internet, trending on Facebook, and being shared all over the web. On Monday, The Daily Show's...