The future of the superblock in downtown Myrtle Beach was revealed Tuesday as Mayor John Rhodes announced the city's intention to buy much of the lots on the block, tear them down, and construct a new library and children's museum.
After months of controversy surrounding parking in Myrtle Beach, city council will consider a potential compromise Tuesday that would give non-city residents more options. A decal would let visitors park in more places, and the city could shorten the season for paid parking in some places.
South Carolina’s working waterfronts in five communities – Murrells Inlet, Georgetown, McClellanville, Mount Pleasant and Port Royal face some similar challenges as they strive to stay viable but also diverge in goals for that survival into the future.
A 13-year-old girl in Surfside Beach told her mother she was forced to perform oral sex after her mother questioned her about text messages sent from her cellphone to another student, according to an Horry County police report.
Myrtle Beach police are searching for a suspect in connection with the robbery of a S. Kings Hwy. CVS store on Jan. 16. Anyone with information can call the Myrtle Beach Police Department at 843-918-1382.
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Coastal Carolina University has been awarded an African American Civil Rights grant from the National Parks Service for its Sandy Island Cultural Initiative, which seeks to record and preserve the islands history of self governance in the late 1800s.