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3 hrs ago | WIS-TV Columbia

Job creation, unemployment, taxes at forefront of upcoming governor's race

Whether you're looking at campaign websites for Gov. Nikki Haley, State Senators Vincent Sheheen, or independent candidate Tom Ervin, each focuses in on hot button issues in the state such as job creation, unemployment, and taxes.

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Related Topix: Nikki Haley, US Governors, Richland County, SC

6 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

Horry County funding of economic development corporation, timing of search for new leader may clash

The timing of the soon-departed Brad Lofton, CEO of the Myrtle Beach Regional Economic Development Corp., and the 2015 expiration of the county's funding commitment to the group may make finding a replacement for him more difficult, Horry County officials said.

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Related Topix: Myrtle Beach, SC, Education

9 hrs ago | The Island Packet

Conway man indicted on attempted murder, weapons charges

A Conway man arrested earlier this year in connection with a shooting in a church parking lot was indicted by an Horry County grand jury, according to court records released this week.

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Related Topix: Conway, SC

13 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

Children's Mentor Program honors volunteers at annual banquet

Volunteers of the Children's Mentor Program of Horry County were awarded for their efforts during a banquet Thursday at the Waccamaw Shriners Club.

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Related Topix: Conway, SC

Thu Jul 31, 2014

WMBF

CrossFit craze impacts tourism, "Red, WOD and Blue" event to be held this weekend

A CrossFit-style event that welcomes all to compete, is being held at the Market Common this weekend.

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Related Topix: CrossFit, Fitness, Health Club, Myrtle Beach, SC, Conway, SC

Myrtle Beach Online

Carolina Forest farmers market off to a hot start

The Carolina Forest farmers market drew a big crowd Thursday during its first day of operation, but officials are waiting to see if that level of foot traffic continues throughout the summer before making any permanent plans.

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Related Topix: Surfside Beach, SC, Conway, SC, Myrtle Beach, SC, North-Myrtle-Beach, SC

WMBF

Speed humps put in place to slow down Horry County drivers

The Peninsula at Palmetto Pointe is now getting some help dealing with speeders causing a lot of safety issues.

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Myrtle Beach Online

Longs man indicted on murder charge

An Horry County grand jury indicted a Longs man in connection with a fatal shooting in March, according to court records.

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Related Topix: Longs, SC, Myrtle Beach, SC

WMBF

Horry County reassesses property values for over 250,000 properties

People who live in Horry County will be getting their property reassessment letters over the next month.The County valued 250,000 properties last December.

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WMBF

Ives steps down as Carolina Forest Civic Association chair

At a board meeting in July, Ives announced his resignation. Carolina Forest attorney Dennis DiSabato, a former president of the association, was elected president again on a temporary basis, according to a news release.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

WMBF

Local leaders ready to work on Bikefest plans with Governor and AB mayor

Governor Haley has finally met with Atlantic Beach City officials about bikefest.

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Related Topix: Nikki Haley, US Governors, Myrtle Beach, SC

Myrtle Beach Online

Jury sides with Bailey, former public safety director, in North Myrtle Beach fraud case

The verdict followed a three-day trial in which city officials claimed Bailey tricked a city lawyer into spending 14 hours negotiating over how much time Bailey needed to come up with the money needed to purchase service credits from the state's Police Officers Retirement System.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Myrtle Beach, SC, North-Myrtle-Beach, SC, Mullins, SC

Myrtle Beach Online

Horry County Solid Waste Authority to explore food composting

Horry County Solid Waste Authority is exploring the idea of food composting as a way to free up more space in the landfill and add more value to its compost.

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Related Topix: Charleston County, SC, Charleston, SC

Myrtle Beach Online

Little River man indicted on murder, attempted murder charges in 2013 shooting

A Little River man was indicted on murder and other charges related to an attempted armed robbery last year, according to authorities.

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Related Topix: Little-River, SC, Myrtle Beach, SC

WMBF

Rollover accident sends one person to hospital

The accident occurred at about 9:50 a.m. on Highway 17 Bypass by Queens Harbor Boulevard.

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Myrtle Beach Online

Georgia family still searching for Johnny Lamar Brown, reported missing in Myrtle Beach in 2012

Johnny Lamar Brown's family is still trying to find their son and brother who was last seen headed to an amusement park in Myrtle Beach two years ago.

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Related Topix: Myrtle Beach, SC, Surfside Beach, SC, Georgetown County, SC

WMBF

MBREDC committee begin search for new president

The search for a new president for the Myrtle Beach Regional Economic Development Corporation is scheduled to begin Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Myrtle Beach, SC, Nikki Haley, US Governors

Tue Jul 29, 2014

WMBF

Cici's Pizza in Myrtle Beach to host 'Cover the Cruiser'

MYRTLE BEACH, SC Cici's Pizza in Myrtle Beach will host the "Cover the Cruiser" benefit on Thursday, July 31. The event will raise money for the South Carolina Special Olympics.

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Related Topix: Myrtle Beach, SC

WPDE

18-year-old dies after car wreck on Highway 9

An 18-year-old woman has died following a car wreck that took place on Highway 9 Tuesday afternoon, according to Horry County Coroner Robert Edge.

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Related Topix: Loris, SC

WMBF

Crash leaves one injured in Horry County

FLORENCE, SC - McLeod Women's Services will host "Straight Talk About Women's Pelvic Health Issues".

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Related Topix: Florence, SC, McLeod Health and Fitness Center, Health Club

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