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News in Horry County, South Carolina
Group leveraging social media to get South Carolina roads fixed
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:30:37 -0700
HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - One group is working to fix problems they say are plaguing roads and bridges in South Carolina - armed with a purpose and the limitless knowledge of social media. The South
Horry County passes first reading of fiscal year 2015 budget
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:45:34 -0700
The Horry County Council passed the first reading of the Fiscal Year 2015 budget last week at its annual Budget Retreat. Below is a news release detailing the items on next year's proposed $373 million budget for the 2015 Fiscal Year, which runs from July 1 to June 30:
Conway examining Clemson incubator, asks Horry County for building
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:15:10 -0700
City officials are hoping Horry County will consider donating the building it owns at Fifth Avenue and Main Street for a proposed business incubator the city is wanting to bring to the area.
Accident on US501 near East Cox Ferry Rd. backs up traffic
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 04:45:55 -0700
A traffic accident with injuries on East Cox Ferry at US 501 south of Conway backed up traffic significantly on northbound lanes of US 501 Wednesday morning.
Horry County Stormfest raises awareness of storm preparedness
Sat, 12 Apr 2014 15:30:00 -0700
It may have been a stretch for some people to be thinking about severe weather in Horry County Saturday as highs reached in the mid-70s, but the third annual Stormfest had a pretty good turnout of families and area residents at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Ballpark to learn about storm preparedness.
Horry County to try to claim surplus road money for S.C. 31 extension to North Carolina
Sat, 12 Apr 2014 11:07:00 -0700
S.C. 31 could be extended to the North Carolina line if Horry County leaders can use proposed surplus funds from the current extension project on the south end of the county.
Cold, wet winter has delayed some SC produce
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:18:56 -0700
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) -- Farmers markets are opening across South Carolina, but in some areas local produce has been delayed a bit because of this year's cold, wet winter. The Sun News of Myrtle Beach reports (http://bit.ly/1hP3ws4 ) that Myrtle's Market, the first of a half dozen farmer's markets in Horry County, opened on Wednesday but only two vendors were selling produce. They were ...
Power fully restored to over 800 Horry County residents
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 23:30:55 -0700
Power was restored to over 800 Horry County residents who were without it during early Tuesday morning hours, after car crashed into a power pole, according to Penelope Hinson with Horry Electric Cooperative.
Grand Jury formally indicts Moorers in Heather Elvis case
Sun, 23 Mar 2014 02:13:21 -0700
A Grand Jury in Horry County has formally indicted Tammy and Sidney Moorer on murder, kidnapping, and other charges in the case of missing 20-year-old Heather Elvis.
30th anniversary of 1984 Carolinas tornado outbreak
Thu, 27 Mar 2014 20:00:27 -0700
March 28, 1984 is a day that is burned into the memory of many Carolinians. Friday is the 30 th anniversary of one of the worst tornado outbreaks to ever strike the Carolinas.