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7:58 am on Wednesday March 26, 2014

Myrtle Beach featured in 'Spring Break Crawl' on AOL Travel

Myrtle Beach is featured as one of the cities in AOL Travel's "2014 Spring Break Crawl: 130 Spring Things To Do in 26 U.S. Cities."  
4:18 pm on Tuesday March 25, 2014

Butcher & Bee earns more acclaim as a best American sandwich shop

Butcher & Bee was not only included in Thrillist’s list of the “21 Best Sandwich Shops in America,” it was the website’s # 1 choice…or at least, it appears to be.
10:33 am on Friday March 21, 2014

Beaufort makes Smithsonian Magazine's top 20 small city list

With acclaim for its natural beauty and rich cultural history, the Beaufort area earned a good showing on Smithsonian Magazine's Best Small Towns To Visit list. Here's an excerpt: It's pronounced "BYOO-furt," and the place is about as Southern as it...
10:00 am on Thursday March 20, 2014

Myrtle Beach didn't make TripAdvisor's 25 best beaches list, but one SC beach did has released its annual Top 25 listing of the nation’s best beaches, but Myrtle Beach area beaches didn’t make the cut. The only South Carolina beach making the list released Wednesday was Hunting Island State Park in Beaufort, which...
10:47 am on Wednesday March 19, 2014

Oceanfront Myrtle Beach businesses cannot provide beach chairs, umbrellas to guests

Hotels that have either rented or provided beach chairs and umbrellas to guests for free no longer are able to [...] In an ordinance passed last week, franchisees were granted exclusive rights to provide umbrellas and chairs to beachgoers in Myrtle...
12:20 pm on Saturday March 15, 2014

Shape the future of public transport in the Lowcountry

Tired of driving everywhere? The Lowcountry Area Transportation Study Metropolitan Planning Organization is a chance to guide the future of public transport and walking access throughout the Lowcountry.
11:03 am on Thursday March 6, 2014

Step into history at Hobcaw Barony

With just a 45-minute drive from Conway down U.S. 701 South, visitors can take a step back into history and view nature in all its splendor. With multiple slave villages from the 1800s, two historic homes, beaches, wetlands, marshlands and old rice...
9:56 am on Tuesday March 4, 2014

Mobile speed sign in Horry County is also set to read license plates

If you've ever seen a mobile speed radar sign on the side of the road, you may want to take a closer look. According to the South Carolina Law Enforcement division there is a camera on some of the devices that takes a picture of your license plate.
7:59 am on Monday March 3, 2014

Coast RTA bracing for cuts in Horry County funding

Coast RTA is bracing for funding cuts from Horry County Council. Myers Rollins, the local bus service’s CEO, told the Coast board this week that he’s preparing two budgets: one that includes the more than $1 million the county typically provides and...
5:09 am on Thursday February 20, 2014

$30M Project to shore up Folly Beach shores, homes

1.5 million cubic yards of sand is being pumped onto 5.34 miles in shore, hopefully in time for the full summer beach season.