Stephen Stanko has appealed his conviction and death sentence in the 2005 death of his live-in girlfriend, Laura Ling, in Murrells Inlet. A judge is hearing testimony in the case this week in Georgetown County.
The Horry County Board of Education approved purchasing land for another middle school in Socastee, donated almost half an acre to a historical foundation and approved financial support for school teams participating in school-sanctioned national competitions at their regular board meeting Monday.
Officials with the Horry County Solid Waste Authority are scheduled to be in Montgomery, Ala., through Wednesday this week touring a plant that may be the answer to the county’s shrinking landfill space.
The sale of 12 courses and other assets by National Golf Management to the Chinese investor company Founders Group International this week signifies not only the passing of the torch in the Grand Strand golf market, but also a near extinguishing of the torch carried by two of the longstanding pillar companies in the industry.
Horry County police are looking for a suspect wanted in connection with an armed robbery that occurred last Saturday at a Conway-area Dollar General store. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Horry County Police at 248-1520, or to leave information on the tip line at 915-8477.
See who spent time behind bars at J. Reuben Long Detention Center and the North Myrtle Beach Jail. These mug shots are provided by law enforcement agencies and are public information. If charges are expunged or dismissed, The Sun News will remove the mug shot for free. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign is coming under intense scrutiny again, this time for donations to the Clinton Foundation. Will this be the one to finally sink Clinton? Or will this become wallpaper akin to Whitewater?
A monthly column by Gary Newman, an actively retired life underwriter and practitioner of related family and small-business financial security disciplines, that takes a look at end-of-life issues and how to prepare for them.