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Political briefs


▪ The North Strand Democrats will meet 5 p.m. Thursday at North Myrtle Beach Library, 901 First Ave. S. in North Myrtle Beach. For information, contact Dan or Sally at 280-9388 or geemes03@aol.com.

▪ The West Side Democrats will meet 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Horry County Democratic Party Headquarters, 900 Fourth Ave. in Conway.

The meeting will feature the second in a series of discussion issues “Democrats and...” This month members will discuss preventing domestic violence. Horry County Police Department’s victims advocate Kirsten Albrecht will also make a presentation.

For information, call the HCDP office at 488-4237.

▪ The West Side Democrats will have a table at the Riverfest Santee Cooper Business Expo during the Conway Riverfest on Saturday. The riverfest lasts from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Volunteers are needed and should contact the HCDP office at 488-3237.


▪ The Georgetown County Republican Women’s Club will hold its monthly meeting noon Monday at Applewood House of Pancakes in Litchfield. Applewood is located at 14361 Ocean Highway in Litchfield.

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