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57 min ago | WMBF
Adult Education is giving away free GED practice tests to all students who visit the Conway Education Center or Myrtle Beach Family Learning Center, from September 22 through October 3. The "See for Free" program is designed to help students determine if they are ready to take and pass the official GED test. If not, the practice test will highlight which skills they need to work on to pass the test, and Horry County Schools Adult Education will offer personalized study plans, according to a news release issued by the Horry County Schools Adult and Community Education.
5 hrs ago | WMBF
THURSDAY AT 6PM - At any moment, the beauty of the Grand Strand can turn into one of the most dangerous places to live. "There's nothing you can do against a big storm surge - it's going to devastate everything on the coast," warns the owner of The Gay Dolphin in Myrtle Beach.
5 hrs ago | WMBF
Demetrius Lutress Harshaw, 31, is wanted for trafficking crack cocaine and heroine, according to Atlantic Beach Police Chief Tim Taylor. ATLANTIC BEACH, SC - A man wanted in connection to drug possession has surrendered to authorities.
9 hrs ago | WMBF
9 hrs ago | WMBF
Police responded to Broadway at the Beach early Saturday morning where a complainant stated that she had a customer at Revolutions attempting to pass a counterfeit fifty dollar bill. Antwain Jared Pratt, 21, told police that he received the bill from Georgetown Kraft Credit Union in Kingstree.
14 hrs ago | Post and Courier
Veterans in Myrtle Beach have mixed reactions to moving the annual Memorial Day weekend parade so police can focus on security during an area biker festival. The parade is usually held the Saturday before Memorial Day.
No smoking signs are posted on more and more facilities nationwide, and it's a trend happening right here in our area as well. To help wind down the number of students who smoke, CCU will launch their first student smoke-free clinic this Tuesday September 16. "The clinic is an 8 week program, whenever we first meet in the first session we're just going to do welcome introductions and talk about the free from smoking program.
A wreck that took place this morning near the Garden City Connector on 17 Business by Cyprus Avenue resulted in one fatality. Horry County Coroner's Office has confirmed that Nancy Rawls, 87, of Myrtle Beach died in the car accident that took place this morning at 6:35.
Myrtle Beach, SC The talk of expanding The Boardwalk that stretches from 15th Avenue North to 2nd Avenue South is filling the mouths of city leaders lately. Right now the city is looking to add to the South end of The Boardwalk and extend it down to 3rd Avenue South.
LIGHTNING RELEASES: Myrtle Beach, S.C. Crown Reef Beach Resort and Waterpark of Myrtle Beach, S.C. is featuring a limited time offer for guests booking fall vacations. Guests can book oceanfront accommodations at a low price at this newly updated resort, said Matt Klugman of Crown Reef Resort.
Pawleys Island, SC - The Lakes at Litchfield will host the 3rd Annual Charity Golf Tournament.The tournament will be held on Sunday, September 14, at 2 p.m. at the Indigo Creek Golf Course. There will be a 19th Hole Party, immediately after the tournament at the Hot Fish Club in Murrells Inlet.This event will benefit the Grand Strand Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association.
On this week's Restaurant Scorecard, inspectors from the Department of Health and Environmental Control visited restaurants in Garden City, Conway, and North Myrtle Beach, and re-inspected an Italian chain restaurant in Murrells Inlet. Southside Patty's in Garden City received a score of 97 during its routine inspection last week.
Trademark Home Exteriors features a screen room in the Home Improvement & Outdoor living Show at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014.
The Department of Veterans Affairs has been in the national spotlight because of the poor job it has done caring for our Vets. In a WMBF News investigation we uncovered that the issues are not only national, they are happening right here.
A Conway man was charged with stealing more than $89,000 while he was driving for an armored cash transport service, according to state authorities. Jerome Kittles, 60, of Conway was booked into J. Reuben Long Detention Center at 3:55 p.m. Monday with breach of trust with fraudulent intent with a value of $10,000 or more and unlawful carrying of a pistol, according to jail records.
The five candidates for governor of South Carolina are, IndependentTom Ervin, Libertarian Steve French, Republican incumbent Gov. Nikki Haley, United Citizens Party candidate Morgan Bruce Reeves and Democrat S.C. Sen. Vincent Sheheen. Democrat Vincent Sheheen's campaign has confirmed he will take part in both televised gubernatorial debates next month sponsored by The Post and Courier.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 09:08 pm
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