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12:12 pm on Monday July 7, 2014

USA Today’s 10 best choose top 10 luxury hotels in Myrtle Beach area

USA Today’s 10Best has published its list of the top 10 best luxury hotels in the Myrtle Beach area. These 10 resorts were touted for their “upscale accommodations and first-class amenities.” The top 10, as chosen by USA Today’s 10Best, are...
9:56 am on Tuesday July 1, 2014

Myrtle Beach engineer proposes roundabouts to reduce traffic accidents

"The roundabouts will be placed in an area - prone to severe accidents, and the placement of the roundabouts will bring traffic to a stop before crossing, according to Patrick Sadek, city engineer. The four potential locations are off Grissom...
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.
12:11 am on Wednesday June 11, 2014

Haley signs texting ban, SC becomes 49th state to outlaw texting while driving

Gov. Nikki Haley signed a statewide ban on texting while driving Monday. Under the ban, drivers who violate the law would not receive penalty points, but would face fines starting at $25. The use of GPS navigators and texting to summon emergency...
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...
12:58 pm on Friday June 6, 2014

'A Taste of Charleston': New York Times profiles Holy City's restaurants

A handful of Holy City restaurants including Edmund’s Oast, Circa 1886, Charleston Grill, and The Ordinary were profiled. The Grocery and The Bar at Husk were also mentioned. You should definitely read the piece, but be warned – you will get...
1:16 pm on Monday May 26, 2014

New Broadway Grand Prix racing attraction in Myrtle Beach now open

For or many years families had the opportunity to experience fast fun at the Grand Prix Family Thrill Parks in Myrtle Beach and North Myrtle Beach. The parks, which operated in the area from 1976 until 2006, were a popular stop for many for 30 years...
7:32 am on Wednesday May 21, 2014

South Carolina Senate takes up bill to fix state-owned roads

A bill that would put more money toward fixing state-owned roads will be taken up for special order by the South Carolina Senate on Wednesday afternoon. Special order bills are debated, amended, and passed in one day.
7:36 am on Thursday May 15, 2014

Bridges: a big issue in South Carolina

One out of every five bridges in South Carolina is in poor condition. The South Carolina Department of Transportation maintains 8,416 bridges and of those, only 66 percent are in good condition.
9:33 am on Wednesday May 14, 2014

Husk makes '45 Best Restaurants In America' list

One of only a handful from the Southeast, and the only from South Carolina, Sean Brock's Husk won a spot for Charleston on Business Insider's "Best Restaurants In America" list.