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8:20 am on Friday May 23, 2014

More questions emerge about Myrtle Beach's annexation plans

via My Horry News The two-year-old petition Myrtle Beach officials are using to annex more than 600 acres contains some signatures of people who no longer live in the area and at least one from a person who is dead. The city is planning to hold a...
6:04 am on Saturday June 4, 2011

City of Myrtle Beach begins 48th Ave. annexation; Leaves businesses out

The City of Myrtle Beach has targeted the hole in the city limits around 48th Avenue for annexation. The City chose the "25% method" which only gives individual registered voters that are permanent residents in that area a voice in the matter....
1:00 pm on Tuesday May 17, 2011

Watson Hill tract annexation finalized

Image by Flickr user North CharlestonNorth Charleston has established the land across the Ashely River off of S.C. Highway 61, ending the Waston Hill annexation. In June 2005, North Charleston City Council voted to annex five vacant plots of land in...
5:05 am on Tuesday September 8, 2009

Annexation push in West Ashley district

The City if Charleston is renewing its push to annex properties owned in the the St. Andrews Public Service District in West Ashley. City officials are encouraging the voluntary annexations to improve government efficiency. Currently, the city and...
12:04 pm on Sunday June 1, 2008

North Charleston moving to annex 168 acres

North Charleston is ready to annex 168 acres near the Cathedral of Praise church on Ashley Phosphate Road. 50 acres are owned by the church, but the church does not plan to oppose the annexation as it does not pay taxes. [gmap markers=blue::32....
8:22 am on Monday May 19, 2008

S.C. Supreme Court rules in favor of North Charleston in annexation battle

The state Supreme Court ruled that North Charleston had the right to annex the Barry tract because Summerville failed to give proper notice for a hearing on a prior annexation of the tract, rendering it invalid, The Post and Courier is reporting....