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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.
8:00 am on Wednesday July 23, 2014

Lofton resigns from Regional Economic Development Corp.

The President and CEO of the Myrtle Beach Regional Economic Development Corporation has resigned. Brad Lofton had been the President and CEO since April 2011 and submitted a letter of resignation Tuesday afternoon, according to a news release from...
12:26 am on Thursday July 17, 2014

Ithaca Gun Company no longer set to come to Horry County

Ithaca Gun Company, an Ohio-based firearms manufacturer, has not responded to a deadline and appears will not be coming to Horry County. In October of 2013, the company had announced plans to bring 120 high-skilled jobs and a capital investment of...
6:12 am on Wednesday October 5, 2011

Horry County wages nearly half that of national average

Flickr user kenyee In a recent study conducted of the 300 largest counties in the country by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Horry County came in last on the list of weekly salaries. Workers in Horry County take in an average of $534 per week...