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11:58 am on Friday August 1, 2014

Moe’s Original Bar B Que Set to Open in Pawleys Island

 Located on Highway 17 at 12827 Ocean Highway, Moe’s Original Bar B Que will open its first lowcountry restaurant in mid-August. With an open kitchen layout and a full premium bar, guests can sit inside or on the covered, screened porches to feast...
10:07 am on Friday August 1, 2014

CCU campus now smoke-free and tobacco-free

Coastal Carolina University is now smoke-free and tobacco-free. This comes after the board of trustees approved the measure following in the footsteps of more than 1,100 other campuses nationwide. This includes 20 higher education institutions in...
10:00 am on Friday August 1, 2014

Drone crashes at South Carolina prison while smuggling contraband

First there was the rap video that dropped from the Lee Correctional Institution, and now drones are crashing just outside of the facility. via The Verge: The wreckage of a drone has been found outside of a maximum security prison in South Carolina...
9:35 am on Friday August 1, 2014

Florence mail center closing means local mail goes to Columbia

The United States Postal Service announced nearly two years ago that it was gradually phasing out its mail processing facility on West Evans Street in Florence. It closed part of the facility last February, and officials are preparing to close it...
9:31 am on Friday August 1, 2014

SC will not ignore Common Core when writing new school standards

State lawmakers were assured Thursday that South Carolina will not ignore the current Common Core standards in math and English when new standards are written. State education superintendent Mick Zais had ordered the panels writing the new standards...
9:16 am on Friday August 1, 2014

Chinese Crew To Film Video In Myrtle Beach Area

A film crew from Chinese Cable Television (CCTV) will be in the Myrtle Beach area beginning Aug. 3, 2014 to film a feature which will be broadcast throughout the nation of China. This crew will experience a number of amenities, attractions and...
8:05 am on Friday August 1, 2014

Charleston ranks in bottom of public transport users

Charleston's bus service has grown, offered online route planning through Google Maps, and expanded service, however it's clear CARTA still has much room for growth. In an overview of the nations 290 tracked metro areas with public transport, the...
3:23 pm on Thursday July 31, 2014

CCU ranked as one of the most 'eco-friendly' colleges in U.S.

Coastal Carolina University has been named one of the most eco-friendly affordable colleges in the country.The website BestChoiceSchools.com lists CCU 35th on the list, recognizing the campus' eco-friendly endeavors. The website notes the school's...
3:20 pm on Thursday July 31, 2014

Uber drivers cited by Myrtle Beach police

Myrtle Beach police handed out their first citations Saturday night to Uber drivers operating within city limits [...] Three people were given two citations each for Operating without a Business License, which carries a fine of $1,092, and Operating...
9:45 am on Thursday July 31, 2014

Same-sex couples denied SC marriage licenses; petition drive begins

via WBTW.com Several same-sex couples tried to get marriage licenses in Greenville Wednesday but were denied because of the state’s ban on gay marriages. They were part of Campaign for Southern Equality’s “We Do” campaign. Supporters of gay marriage...

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