THE WEEK AHEAD
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
Surf fishing ban in NMB?
The North Myrtle Beach City Council will discuss a surf fishing ordinance at its 6 p.m. Monday meeting at City Hall, 1018 Second Ave. S. A proposed ordinance would ban fishing from the shore from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Memorial Day through Labor Day, and anytime within 100 yards of swimmers or any persons lying, sitting, walking or standing on any part of public beach.
Coastal Carolina students returns to class Monday for the beginning of the fall semester. The university will also debut its new HTC Center, which will have its grand opening at 5:30 p.m.
Georgetown talks new municipal complex
The Georgetown City Council will talk about a plan to convert the former Eagle Electric property into a municipal complex at its 5:30 p.m. Tuesday meeting at 120 N. Fraser St.
Class in session
Drivers should expect delays around school zones Wednesday, as both Horry County and Georgetown County students return to the classroom. The day marks the debut of River Oaks Elementary School, which will celebrate its grand opening at 700 Augusta Plantation Drive in Myrtle Beach with a dedication ceremony at 3 p.m. Monday, followed by an open house.
More than 3,000 will come to town next weekend for the Golf.com World Amateur Handicap Championship, which will be played Aug. 27-31 over several courses on the Grand Strand. Golfers will check in Sunday at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center – the world’s largest 19th hole – for course assignments.
See who was booked into the J. Reuben Long Detention Center over the weekend at MyrtleBeachOnline.com.