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10:26 am on Saturday April 19, 2014

Peachtree Landing gets makeover, garden dedicated to Heather Elvis

It has been four months and there's still no sign of Heather Elvis. The 20-year-old's car was found at Peachtree Boat Landing in Socastee in December. That's also where investigators believe she was killed. 
8:19 am on Wednesday February 19, 2014

Teeing up happy hour discounts at new Myrtle Beach golf-centric watering hole

Golf fanatics may have already noticed the new bar in the Boardwalk Plaza along S.C. 544 in the Socastee area. It's called Tee Box Tavern, and that's where we went for happy hour this week. As you may imagine, Tee Box Tavern is a golf-themed...
10:36 am on Thursday December 26, 2013

Reward now at $20,000 for info on missing Myrtle Beach area woman

Update: Dember 27th, 2013: The reward money has now been raised to $20,000. Some of the most recent articles relating to Heather Elvis' case are, "Volunteers, police continue search for Heather Elvis in Socastee" and "Cue Center for Missing Persons...
4:51 am on Thursday August 16, 2012

High school football schedule along the Grand Strand

Flickr User: juggernautco Can you smell the tailgate treats? NFL pre-season has started, lot of NCAA talk and now high school football starts tomorrow, Friday, August 17, 2012. Conway, Carolina Forest, Socastee, St. James, North Myrlte Beach, and...
7:10 am on Tuesday July 24, 2012

New Socastee shopping center includes Target (Update: Opening)

Flickr user Miss Shari Update July 24, 2012: Southsiders rejoice! You now have a Target to call your very own. The Sun News has more details about the opening and the surrounding stores that are also opening. Read more here. Update May 1, 2012: With...
12:03 pm on Tuesday June 12, 2012

Class of 2012 earns $48.6 million in scholarships

Flickr User: NoDivision The Horry County Schools' graduating class of 2012 earned $48.6 million in scholarships, collectively, the highest amount ever recorded. Among the district's nine high schools, 58 percent of the 2,162 graduates earned...
4:41 pm on Tuesday May 1, 2012

"Cause An Effect" in Your Community

Did you happen to attend the Socastee Heritage Festival this past weekend?  It was a great community event attended by hundreds.  Did you know the reason behind the festival?  Well, the Socastee Heritage Foundation has teamed up with Palmetto Bays...
5:03 am on Wednesday February 22, 2012

Skepticism of roads providing backgate traffic relief

As spring barrels towards us, some say the year is passing us by too quickly. If only we could route time through the infamous "backgate" intersection where nothing passes by quickly. While it's encouraging to see that construction for the Farrow...
4:16 am on Saturday November 5, 2011

Two Socastee bank robberies in one day (update: 21 so far this year)

Alex Eylar This is not an accurate rendering of the robbery or the suspect. Update November 5th: Doesn't it seem like there's a bank robbery every day in Horry County lately? As it turns out, it's quite a bit more than the 15 we had last year and it...
7:16 am on Tuesday September 6, 2011

Back gate road construction (Update: second phase begins, will last until August 2012)

Indiana Media   Update 9/6:  The second phase of back gate construction begins, affecting northbound traffic patterns and a new connector road. Also during this year-long phase, the construction of ramps and permanent walls will start.  For more...