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4:40 pm on Wednesday April 23, 2014

Myrtle Beach takes number 1 spot in USA Today's 'Top 10 Golf Destinations'

After several weeks of voting, Myrtle Beach took the number one spot in a list of 10 best golf destinations in USA Today Travel's Readers' Choice Awards.
9:47 am on Tuesday April 22, 2014

South of the Border, SC's 'ONE Tourist Trap You're Missing Out On'

The Huffington Post has put together a list of 'The ONE Tourist Trap You're Missing Out On In Each U.S. State' and the one and only South of the Border made their list. You would be hard pressed to drive on any South Carolina highway/interstate and...
12:09 pm on Tuesday April 15, 2014

Myrtle Beach chosen as Trip Advisor’s Top U.S. Destinations

Myrtle Beach has been included in TripAdvisor's 2014 Top 25 Travelers' Choice U.S. Destinations. The travel review website makes its selections based on the millions of reviews it receives. Other destinations that made the list include New York,...
8:00 am on Monday April 14, 2014

Horry County to try to claim surplus road money for S.C. 31 extension to North Carolina

via The Sun News: S.C. 31 could be extended to the North Carolina line if Horry County leaders can use proposed surplus funds from the current extension project on the south end of the county. Horry County leaders are hoping to convince State...
8:00 am on Friday April 11, 2014

The Nina and Pinta land in Georgetown

On Thursday April 17th, the ‘Pinta’ and the ‘Nina’, replicas of Columbus’ Ships, will open in Georgetown. The ships will be docked at the Harborwalk Marina, 525 Front St., until their departure early Monday morning April 21st. A recent upheaval in...
8:26 am on Thursday April 10, 2014

South Carolina moves forward with statewide texting while driving ban

via WBTW The Senate voted 38-2 Wednesday in favor of a bill that would levy fines starting at $75 on drivers who text while driving and would also penalize them with points on their licenses. It also would ban drivers with a beginner's permit or...
9:31 am on Tuesday April 8, 2014

Myrtle Beach One Of 10 Best Budget Vacations For Spring

The editors at Budget Travel have chosen Myrtle Beach as one of its top 10 best budget vacations for spring 2014. “Why wait till summer for a warm beach getaway” is the tagline Budget Travel used when describing Myrtle Beach. The editors focused on...
8:20 am on Tuesday April 8, 2014

Plans for new sign system in Myrtle Beach to include smart phone app

via WMBF News: The City of Myrtle Beach is working to change how you get around with new signage. The new system will replace some of the signs you already see, and make it easier to get around Myrtle Beach. Head to the source at What...
10:03 am on Thursday April 3, 2014

Facebook Users “Like” Myrtle Beach During Spring Break

Facebook users over the age of 25 chose Myrtle Beach as the most popular spring break beach, based on check-ins posted on the social media site. Facebook officials reviewed their data from the 2013 spring break period. They were looking to see where...
11:15 am on Wednesday April 2, 2014

S. C. naturalist will speak at CCU on the history of the King's Highway

Dennis Chastain, an award-winning outdoor writer and naturalist, will give a talk on the "History of the King's Highway from Little River to Charleston, S. C." Thursday, April 10, at 5 p.m. in the James J. Johnson Auditorium at Coastal Carolina...