Pit bull nabbed from rescue mission, finds way home after crime spree

Hoss, a calm, gentle, sweet-natured pit bull mix, was stolen from the Waccamaw Animal Rescue Mission in Conway on the afternoon of July 22. He was the only pit bull the shelter had and the only dog that was taken in the break-in. But he isn’t the only one of his breed to go missing from the Pee Dee area in recent months, sparking some to fear a surge in dog fighting.

Back to the gridiron: 5 questions as HS football practice begins

All teams’ football season begins the same way – with a blown whistle commanding all to take the field. Where it goes from there is anyone’s guess. With Friday’s opening of summer drills, preparations for the upcoming gridiron campaign move into high gear, laden with practices and scrimmages leading to the first game of the regular season in a matter of weeks.

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Friends and family remember James R. Frazier

James R. Frazier, the first African American and longest serving member of the Horry County Council, died July 27 at the age of 78.
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Friends and family remember James R. Frazier 2:24

Friends and family remember James R. Frazier

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Myrtle Beach weather forecast for 7.29

Simple cantaloupe recipes by food blogger Christina Patricio 1:20

Simple cantaloupe recipes by food blogger Christina Patricio

'We automatically thought the worst' Waccamaw Animal Rescue Mission volunteer says on learning WARM's only pit bull had been taken 2:21

'We automatically thought the worst' Waccamaw Animal Rescue Mission volunteer says on learning WARM's only pit bull had been taken