Religion

Religion

The first solar eclipse to cross America in 99 years is coming. To some, it’s an act of God.

On Monday, Aug. 21, in the middle of the day, the sky will go dark. The temperature will suddenly get several degrees colder. Birds will stop chirping and retreat to their nests. And tens of millions of people, crammed into a 60-mile-wide path that crosses from Oregon to South Carolina, will stand in America looking up at the sky. It’s easy to understand why many people will view this as an act of God.

Wheelchair-bound Carolina Forest student gets on-the-job training with Myrtle Beach Pelicans

Dylan Blanton of Carolina Forest, who is confined to a wheelchair, threw out the first pitch at the Myrtle Beach Pelicans game against the Down East Wood Ducks on Friday night at Pelicans Ballpark.
Josh Bell