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8:34 am on Wednesday March 26, 2014

City Paper's 'Best of Charleston 2014' is here

Dig in and see which of your favorite local things earned an award, a bit of tongue-and-cheek praise, or discover something new.
11:54 am on Tuesday August 20, 2013

North Myrtle Beach wins Google's eCity Award for South Carolina

Google announced Tuesday that North Myrtle Beach has won their 2013 eCity Award for South Carolina, the award recognize the strongest online business community in each state. The celebration was held at the Sunrise Pancake House this morning,...
11:49 am on Friday May 17, 2013

NMB High School boasts nationally recognized Mock Trial team

The North Myrtle Beach High School Mock Trial team is ranked 13th in the nation, with three of four competitions won. For the latest from North Myrtle Beach High School and all they have going on, check out their Facebook page.
12:15 pm on Wednesday March 27, 2013

Horry-Georgetown High Schools Juried Art Exhibition Winners

Thirteen Grand Strand area student artists received cash prizes on Sunday, March 24, 2013 at the Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum‘s Horry/Georgetown High Schools Juried Art Exhibition. Kirsten English, Socastee High School, garnered...
3:33 pm on Monday March 25, 2013

Horry County schools awarded Palmetto Gold and Silver

Several schools in Horry County were honored with the Palmetto Gold and Silver awards, including some for general performance and others for closing the achievement gap. According to the South Carolina Department of Education site, " the Awards...
6:32 am on Monday February 18, 2013

A recap and awards from the 7th Beaufort International Film Festival returns

The 7th Annual Beaufort International Film Festival has completed its run and The Island Packet offers a short recap of the festival and a list of the award winners.
7:14 am on Thursday January 17, 2013

Event Planners across the state meet in North Charleston, January 19 - 21

South Carolina Festival and Events Association Admission Success~2013 SCFEA Event Planners Conference and Trade Show Charleston, SC -- The South Carolina Festival & Event Association (SCFEA) will hold its annual conference and tradeshow at the...
5:31 am on Sunday December 2, 2012

Local technology leaders recognized this week (Update: Winners announced)

Update December 1, 2012: The 2012 Grand Strand Technology and Innovation Awards have been announced. There were over 100 attendees on hand to celebrate the growth and innovation of technology as well as recognition of the individuals that are making...
5:30 am on Saturday November 3, 2012

Grand Strand Medical Center wins top heart honors

Photo by Flickr member roujo If you're going to require heart surgery in South Carolina, Myrtle Beach is the place to be.  For the fourth consecutive year, Grand Strand Regional Medical Center was ranked number one in our state and in the top five...
7:46 am on Tuesday October 16, 2012

Elsberry a nominee for AASA Women in School Leadership Award

Dr. Cindy Elsberry, Superintendent of Horry County Schools, is one of 25 women from across the country nominated for the American Association of School Administrators’(AASA) Women in School Leadership Award, co-sponsored by Farmers Insurance. Among...