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News in Horry County, South Carolina
Highway Patrol investigating deadly crash in Little River
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 21:37:30 -0800
The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash in Horry County.
Horry County school board names interim superintendent
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:33:58 -0800
Current deputy superintendent Rick Maxey has been named interim superintendent by Horry County Schools board member at a meeting Monday.
Boyd, Shaw dish on Clemson-USC rivalry
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:31:15 -0800
Record-breaking former quarterbacks Connor Shaw and Tajh Boyd say they still feel the pressure of the Clemson-South Carolina rivalry.
SC recognizes crossing guards' role in student safety
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 00:04:08 -0800
A week has been designated to show appreciation for crossing guards. The South Carolina Safe Routes to School program launched the week-long event this year.This week, schools and communities are encouraged to recognize crossing guards and their role in student safety.
Injury accident backs up traffic on Hwy 17 Bypass at Glenns Bay
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 05:33:56 -0800
A collision with injuries is backing up traffic on Highway 17 near Glenns Bay Road Monday morning, according to information from the South Carolina Highway Patrol.The accident occurred at about 7:40 a.m. on Glenns Bay Road at the Highway 17 Bypass, according to SCHP.
AAA: More than 590K South Carolinians expected to travel
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:19:08 -0800
Nearly 50 million travelers are expected to journey 50 miles or more this holiday weekend, according to AAA Travel. More than 590,000 of those travelers are South Carolinians. Tune in to WMBF News as reporter Katrina Helmer talks travel and gets you prepared before embarking on your holiday road trip.
Flu season hits the Grand Strand
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:18:55 -0800
More cases of the flu are being reported in Horry County and both pharmacists and doctors are noticing the increase.
Grand Strand couple's marriage to be recognized after court ruling
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 05:04:23 -0800
The State Supreme Court ruled every county in South Carolina can begin issuing licenses for same-sex couples, and one local couple who married out of state is happy that their out-of-state marriage will not be recognized.
Staying safe on Thanksgiving Eve, or 'Blackout Wednesday'
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:48:55 -0800
More than 46 million people heading home for the holiday and the impact will be on our roads. For highway patrol, safety is the number one priority.Not only is today the busiest travel day of the year, it's becoming known as a social night with drinking and partying, since many are off from work Thanksgiving Day.
Myrtle Beach shops stay open longer despite increase in jobless rate
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:33:58 -0800
South Carolina's unemployment rate went up and Horry County is no different. Employers along the beach said despite the increase in the jobless claims, they've been able to employ people longer than anticipated because of strong tourism numbers.