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5:11 pm on Thursday June 19, 2014

Carriage horse crashes into downtown home

The spooked horse ran full speed down Limehouse Street, crashing into a Tradd Street home.
7:57 pm on Wednesday June 18, 2014

ElectricFoam 5K not happening in Myrtle Beach...or anywhere else

The Electric Foam 5K was supposed to happen at the Myrtle Beach Speedway this past May, but it was canceled at the last minute. The company responsible for the bro-tastic 5K announced yesterday on its website that all scheduled events were canceled...
12:39 am on Tuesday June 17, 2014

Undy 500 motorcycle charity ride raises money for homeless veterans

Palmetto Goodwill will hold the inaugural Undy 500 motorcycle charity ride on Saturday, June 21. All proceeds from the event will go to the Veterans Welcome Home and Resource Center and Myrtle Beach Stand Down Against Homelessness. 
10:11 am on Monday June 16, 2014

Two local kids become finalist in nationwide competition

 The creative jingle of two local third graders has put them in the running for Johnson and Johnson's Brand-Aid project to win $10,000. Two friends, Rylianna Hancheck and John Michael Shavitz entered into Band-Aid's Nationwide "Stuck On Me" jingle...
1:51 am on Saturday June 14, 2014

Photo: A 'Strawberry Moon' rises behind Harbor Island

If you missed it last night, you may be able to catch the rose-colored moonrise tonight.
8:00 am on Thursday June 12, 2014

Beaufort makes most underated cities lists

The Huffington Post agrees that more folks should take note of Beaufort.
7:05 pm on Wednesday June 11, 2014

KAPOW! Super Hero Bar Crawl returns June 28

Be creative because prizes will be awarded for the best dress up as super heroes or super villains on this crawl starting on June 28th at 7 p.m.
9:27 am on Monday June 9, 2014

Croissants Bistro and Bakery to Host 3rd Annual Cupcake Eating Contest

Croissants Bistro and Bakery will host its 3rd Annual Cupcake Eating Contest on Friday, July 4, 2014 from 2-5pm. “Croissants Bistro 8: Bakery is, once again, excited to bring the community together for some friendly competition,” said Heidi Vukov,...
4:25 pm on Friday June 6, 2014

USA Today: Most romantic wedding locales in South Carolina

USA Today ran a piece today titled "Most Romantic Wedding Locales in South Carolina" and the Grand Strand's own Brookgreen Gardens and Pawleys Island made the list.  What did USA Today have to say about Brookgreen Gardens? Weddings can take place...
9:31 am on Thursday June 5, 2014

Using Myrtle Beach’s New South beer to brew new cocktails

The Weekly Surge shares some recipes for creating some tasty cocktails with Myrtle Beach's own New South Brewery brand beer.