The Horry County Council unanimously approved the contract for soon-to-be Coast RTA CEO Brian Piascik at its meeting Tuesday — a move that Coast board president Bernie Silverman called a vote of confidence as the transit works to improve relations with its largest local funding agency.
Conway Mayor Alys Lawson and Conway Fire Chief Le Hendrick dedicate the new Engine 52, a Ferrara Fire apparatus fire engine, in a "wet down and push-in" ceremony. The Engine has 2,000 gallons-per-minute pumping capacity and will be one of 7 fire trucks operated in the city. Engine 52 replaces a 2000 model fire truck.
An Andrews-area man wanted in connection with a murder that occurred last month was arrested on Tuesday. He is jailed at the Georgetown County Detention Center and is awaiting a bond hearing, authorities said.
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Jonathan Martinez allowed two runs on five hits and struck out two in six innings and Billy McKinney drove in a pair of runs as the Myrtle Beach Pelicans defeated the Salem Red Sox 5-2 on Tuesday night at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Ballpark.
Members of the Rotary Club of Little River, known as “the little club with a big heart,” adopted a section of Mineola Avenue and took to the streets to do their part in keeping Little River beautiful April 25 as part of the Great American Clean-up Day in South Carolina.
For many young African Americans who grew up seeing Carson as the embodiment of black achievement – a poor inner-city boy who became one of the world’s most accomplished neurosurgeons – his emergence as a conservative hero and unabashed critic of the United States’ first black president has been jarring.