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9:35 am on Thursday July 31, 2014

Horry County Students learn to build apps and video games at free camp

All week, Horry County students are getting the chance to learn new technologies free of charge with the help of the Governor’s School Program. Nearly 100 Horry County rising 7th and 8th graders attended the Governor’s School for Science and...
5:21 am on Wednesday July 30, 2014

Myrtle Beach Regional Economic Development Corporation to begin search for new president after Lofton’s resignation

On Wednesday morning, leaders with the Myrtle Beach Regional Economic Development Corporation will begin the process of looking for a new president. They will host an executive session to determine how the board wants to move forward.
12:14 pm on Tuesday July 29, 2014

Gov. Haley wants to stop Bikefest, Atlantic Beach mayor vows to keep it

Governor Nikki Haley still vows to put an end to Atlantic Beach's annual Memorial Day weekend Bikefest, and the town's Mayor still vows to keep it. Gov. Haley met with Mayor Jake Evans and the Atlantic Beach town council Tuesday morning in a meeting...
11:08 am on Tuesday July 29, 2014

Stone Brewing not going to call South Carolina its East Coast home

via The Post & Courier: Stone Brewing Co. no longer is considering South Carolina for the site of its first brewery on the East Coast. The Escondido, Calif.-based brewery broke the news to S.C. officials last week that it was looking elsewhere...
10:35 am on Tuesday July 29, 2014

Investigators outline alleged ‘sextortion’ scheme in Myrtle Beach area

via The Sun News According to the affidavit and related court documents, a Homeland Security Investigations special agent executed a search warrant earlier this month at 4255 Pinto Lane in unincorporated Horry County, where the agent seized a laptop...
10:16 am on Tuesday July 29, 2014

Myrtle Beach One of Yahoo Travel’s Buzziest Beach Destinations

Myrtle Beach is one of the top 10 buzziest beach destinations in the U.S., according to Yahoo Travel.  Yahoo personnel canvassed sites like Tumblr, Facebook, Reddit, Twitter, WordPress and YouTube and then cross-referenced those findings with travel...
9:51 am on Tuesday July 29, 2014

SunCruz Casino ship abruptly shuts down in Little River

One of the only two offshore casino ships in the Grand Strand closed down suddenly on Monday. SunCruz Casino, which sailed from Little River, “ceased all operations” on Monday, according to a message left on their business phone line.
12:31 pm on Friday July 25, 2014

SC homeowners insurance ranks 11th highest in nation

Horry County has the third-highest homeowners insurance rates. Since this is a coastal area, higher premiums are expected, but now even inland too. Marion falls in at number 9 on the list, while Dillon and Florence come in ranked 12 and 13.
12:34 am on Friday July 25, 2014

PETA wants theater to ban wild animals after chimpanzees attend premiere of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes in Myrtle Beach

PETA is calling supporters to action more than a week after two chimpanzees went to the movies for the premier of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes in Myrtle Beach.
12:37 am on Thursday July 24, 2014

Chipotle, McAllister's, Which Wich among restaurants coming to North Myrtle Beach

City leaders announced 12 additions to the list of stores and restaurants that will be included in the new Coastal North Town Center slated to open later this year. The new restaurants announced are: Chipotle, Which Wich, McAllister's Deli, Menchie...

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