Politics & Government

Political briefs


▪ The North Strand Democrats will meet 6 p.m. Tuesday at Mick & Mike’s Sports Bar at 1008 U.S. Highway 17 S. in North Myrtle Beach. For information, call Brian or Roberta at 272-6454 or go to North Strand Democrats on Facebook.

▪ The South Enders will meet 6 p.m. Thursday at Borgata Restaurant in the upstairs bar. Borgata is located at 813 Surfside Drive in Surfside Beach. For information, contact Bonnlyn Cobb at southendersdems@gmail.com or visit www.southenders.org.


▪ The Myrtle Beach Republican Women will meet 11:30 a.m. at the Dunes Golf & Beach Club, located at 9000 N. Ocean Blvd. The discussion topic will be “The Road to Cleveland 2016” for the Republican National Committee National Convention. Speakers will be RNC S.C. National Committeewoman Cindy Costa and RNC S.C. National Committeeman Glenn McCall.

▪ The South Strand Republican Club will hold a debate 6 p.m. Tuesday for the candidates running for Horry County Council District 6 Tuesday at the Cooper House, located at 6011 Dick Pond Road in Myrtle Beach. All six of the candidates have been invited. The general public is invited and encouraged to attend and participate. For more information contact John Bonsignor, vice president of the South Strand Republican Club, at 385-3963.

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