Gabe Davis, a nine-year-old boy from Cleveland, threw out the first pitch at the Myrtle Beach Pelicans baseball game June 22. Davis was born with a condition that affected his legs, but that's not stopping him from enjoying his favorite sport.
Spring has arrived in Myrtle Beach, and with it a brand new flock to chase the coveted Mills Cup trophy, a feat the Pelicans have accomplished twice in a row now. Check out sights and sounds from the 2017 Myrtle Beach Pelicans Media Day.
Pulte Homes surprised wounded Army veteran Staff Sgt. Shawn Whitmore and his family at Thursday's Myrtle Beach Pelicans game with the announcement that they have been selected to receive a mortgage-free home in the Pulte Homes Berkshire Forest community. The home is being built as part of PulteGroup’s Built to Honor program, which donates mortgage-free homes to wounded veterans and their families across the country. The project is in partnership with Operation FINALLY HOME.
The Myrtle Beach Pelicans handed the Wilmington Blue Rocks their 11th straight loss old-school style with their first-ever 'Old School Hip Hop Night', hosted by Biz Markie, an event that brought out the MC in all of us.
John C. Barnett, a civil rights activist, took up the defense of Timothy Da'Shaun Taylor, holding a press conference in McClellanville on Wednesday.
Taylor pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit a Hobbs Act robbery in 2011. The case was resurrected by federal investigators when an informant implicated him in the case of Brittanee Drexel's 2009 disappearance from a Myrtle Beach motel. Taylor faces at least a decade in prison on the conspiracy charge.
A pod of Humpback whales was seen off the north end of Myrtle Beach this week. Rob Young, a professor of marine science at Coastal Carolina University confirmed the sighting and said Humpback and endangered Right whales migrate past the Grand Strand twice a year.