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5:39 am on Friday September 6, 2013

Where the S.C. delegation stands on intervening in Syria

President Barack Obama's recommendation to use military force in Syria is not seeing much support from South Carolina's federal representatives.
4:56 am on Friday October 26, 2012

Future Kings Road Boat Landing (Update: work begins)

Update October 26th, 2012: The ground breaking ceremony for the new boat landing.   The new boat landing will have a 28-foot wide, two-lane concrete boat ramp on the Intracoastal Waterway and will feature a 200 linear foot floating dock along the...
5:15 am on Thursday June 7, 2012

Top choice revealed for Horry County Administrator position (Update: Starts June 18th)

photo by flickr user jimmywayne Update 6/7/12:  Chris Elderidge is set to start work as Horry County's new administrator on June 18, 2012. The Sun News reports that he will have a $150,000 annual salary and generous severance package should his...
10:19 pm on Sunday June 3, 2012

Notes on Quotes-Edgar Allan Poe on Sweating It Out!

By Gordon Mercer and Marcia Gaines Mercer         “The best things in life make you sweaty.”  Edgar Allan Poe, 1809-1849    Author and poet, Edgar Allan Poe, was stationed in the U. S. Army at Fort Moultrie on Sullivan’s Island under the name of...
1:17 am on Wednesday May 23, 2012

Santee Cooper to raise rates, wants to hear your input

Image by TheDigitel Myrtle BeachThis past Monday, May 21, Santee Cooper's Board of Directors met and agreed "to open a public comment period" on a proposed rate hike.  Santee Cooper is planning on raising rates 3.5% starting December 1 and plan on...
11:34 am on Friday May 11, 2012

Be a Corporate Volunteer

Anita Zucker, Pearlstine Distributors and Trident United Way invite you to learn more about developing, growing and sustaining employee volunteerism at the CVC’s Quarterly Meeting and 2nd Anniversary Celebration.  Anita will share how encouraging...
12:17 pm on Tuesday March 27, 2012

Race for the 7th: Bauer leading in polls (update: Wilkes drops out, endorses Bauer)

Photo Courtesy: MySpace Bauer being sworn in as LT. Governor, photo taken from his abandoned MySpace.com page. Update at the bottom: According to FITS News, former Lieutenant Governor, Andre Bauer is leading internal polls that were recently...
6:45 am on Monday March 26, 2012

Horry County Sheriff's Office to co-host shred event to protect against identity theft

Flickr user splorp Press Release The Horry County Sheriff’s Office, along with the AARP South Carolina and Shred Alert, is hosting a shred event on Thursday, April 26, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.  The event is free and open to the public. To help...
11:27 am on Sunday December 25, 2011

Proposed legislation would bring gambling to South Carolina

Flickr user John Wardell (Netinho) Besides our beaches and historic sites, South Carolina might have a new reason to attract tourists to the state legalized gambling.  The new legislation purposed by Bakari Sellers, a state Representative out of...
8:23 am on Sunday December 25, 2011

Proposed legislation would bring gambling to South Carolina

Image by Flickr user John Wardell (Netinho)Besides our beaches and historic sites, South Carolina might have a new reason to attract tourists to the state legalized gambling.  The new legislation purposed by Bakari Sellers, a state Representative...

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