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9:51 am on Tuesday July 29, 2014

SunCruz Casino ship abruptly shuts down in Little River

One of the only two offshore casino ships in the Grand Strand closed down suddenly on Monday. SunCruz Casino, which sailed from Little River, “ceased all operations” on Monday, according to a message left on their business phone line.
12:18 pm on Tuesday May 13, 2014

The Little River Blue Crab Festival 2014: Where Crusty Creatures Rule

It’s always easy to remember when the Little River Blue Crab Festival is. Traditionally it takes place the weekend after Mother’s Day. This year the two-day event known among locals as “The South’s Great Street Festival” takes place on May 17 and 18...
9:53 am on Friday March 28, 2014

New York firefighters stop in Myrtle Beach during bike ride to Florida with World Trade Center beam

A group of New York firefighters spent Thursday evening in Myrtle Beach en route to Florida where a World Trade Center beam is being donated to the National Navy-UDT Museum. The group was met at the South Carolina welcome center in Little River by...
2:10 pm on Tuesday September 10, 2013

Little River martial arts entrepreneur turns the tables on bullies

via The Weekly Surge: Coastal Academy of Martial Arts offers numerous programs encompassing all age groups, starting with children from three to six, the Little Dragons. “This is a great age group to teach,” says Egan. “We focus on gross motor...
5:16 am on Tuesday August 14, 2012

Heroes for Hope Raising funds for St. Jude's

Flickr User: anujraj The mother and daughter team of Angela and Patty Barwick have started Heroes for Hope to raise funds so no one else will have to experience what they have had too. They are holding a Zumbathon on on Saturday, September 15, 2012...
5:49 am on Wednesday June 20, 2012

Little River musician invents tremolo system for acoustic guitar (Update: See it at Guitar Expo )

Flickr user tonyduckles Update June 20, 2012 Even though Predice Hendricks didn't successfully achieve the KickStarter funding he was asking for that hasn't stopped him. Hendricks has been accepting donations over at his blog and has a fully...
10:16 am on Friday June 1, 2012

Holistic spiritual facility opens in Little River, hosts Law of Attraction workshop

The Grand Strand is now home to the new Life in Balance Spiritual Wellness Center. Life in Balance, Inc. offers the public the opportunity for the study and practice of several modalities helping individuals find the perfect balance between the mind...
3:02 pm on Monday May 21, 2012

Zeus is missing

It's the 21st Century everyone and everything is on Facebook, so why not a lost dog? Zeus is a four year-old, 150 lb Great Dane and is missing somewhere in Little River. Zeus ran off while doing what dogs are supposed to do - chasing a cat. It's...
7:17 am on Tuesday May 8, 2012

WSOP Ladies Event & LIPS Poker Series Tour Grand Championship Saturday in Little River

Flickr User: maorix Lady poker players from the Southeast and Mid Atlantic regions will be descending on the Myrtle Beach Area and Little River, SC Saturday, May 12th for a LIPS Mega Satellite poker tournament. The winner(s) will be awarded a trip...
5:01 am on Tuesday April 10, 2012

Gambling Reality show filming at Sun Cruise Casino

Flickr user electric.porcupine [] Wanna be on TV? Like to gamble in international waters? Well, one of the producers from the hit History Channel reality shows, "Pawn Stars" and "American Restoration" is in town filming a show that...