His brother was killed and dumped in a wooded field, but one month later Jerry Taynor still isn’t able to bring his brother’s remains home for burial. It could take weeks before he is approved for victim's assistance to help cover the costs of William "Chet" Clemons' cremation.
The Craftsmen Summer Classic in underway at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center with more than 200 exhibitors selling their artwork and crafts. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday. Admission is $8 per Adult, $1 per Child (6-12) and Under 6 Free.
The 18th annual Guy Daniels Memorial Surfoff is held in Surfside Beach on Saturday, July 29, 2017. The competition continues on Sunday beginning at 8 a.m. There’s divisions for beginners through pro-am with a $2,000 in cash prizes. The event is designed as a fundraiser to provide scholarships to Horry and Georgetown county students in addition to supporting local environmental causes. The foundation has awarded more than $100,000 in scholarships to more than 60 students. Guy Daniels was a Surfside Beach surfer and lifeguard who died while jogging in 1999 at the age of 19.
Twenty youth from around the region are volunteering to help refurbish homes in the Longs area this week. This is the first year that Trinity United Methodist Church in North Myrtle Beach has hosted a Salkehatchie Summer Service camp where the young workers are replacing windows, building wheelchair accessible decks, and repairing the roofs of two homes in the Wampee Community.