April 10, 2014 12:00 AM

Shag is still popular in the Myrtle Beach area 30 years after becoming the state dance

Thirty years ago on April 10, 1984, Gov. Richard Riley signed Act No. 329 designating the shag the official dance of South Carolina. Native South Carolinians grew up hearing their parents talk about it, watching their parents do it and taking lessons themselves.

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