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    Hot and humid Monday, severe storms possible

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    Monday will be another hot and humid day with high temperatures topping out in the mid 90s across the Pee Dee and Grand Strand. The combination of temperatures in the 90s and dew points in the 70s will cause heat index values to climb above 100° for much of the afternoon. A Heat Advisory is in effect for coastal Horry and Georgetown counties until 6pmas heat indices may climb above 105°.A strong cold front will move in during the afternoon and evening hours, bringingwith it thechance for scat... More>>

    Governor to meet with leaders in Atlantic Beach Tuesday

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    Governor Nikki Haley will be meeting with Atlantic Beach officials Tuesday morning. In May, she met with local leaders and said Bike Fest should end after this year's violence that coincided with the Memorial Day Bike Fest. During the May meeting, she privately met with several Horry County leaders including Myrtle Beach Mayor John Rhodes and Horry County Chairman Mark Lazarus. She was reportedly shown a five minute compilation of Bike Fest and Memorial Day Weekend clips found on YouTube. "I ... More>>

    The United Nations World food program feeds hundreds of thousands in Gaza Shelters

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    (GAZA CITY) CNN- As fighting rages between Israel and Hamas, some Palestinians are finding food hard to come by. One humanitarian organization's efforts to feed the battle weary in Gaza.The conflict between Hamas and Israel is entering its third week of fighting and officials say the battle weary citizens must eat.In central Gaza, officials are dispersing flour by air as volunteers begin the process of getting it to those in need.The food is the lifeline for over 160,000 Gazans at un-run shel... More>>

    SCHP: No charges filed in deadly motorcycle accident

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    No charges will be filed in an accident that killed a motorcyclist in Horry County Sunday afternoon, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.The accident happened at 2:50 p.m. at the intersection of US-17 and Lake Arrowhead Road. Troopers say aChevrolet Impala was attempting to turn left onto Lake Arrowhead Road when a Harley Davidson motorcycle failed to stop for a red light on US-17 North. [The driver] laid their motorcycle down in the road, causing the biker to cross the path of the... More>>

    Vendors cash in thanks to annual Pee Dee outdoor and hunting expo Video included

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    You didn't have to travel far to hear and to see what vendors at the 21st annual Pee Dee Deer Classic had to offer up."Birmingham is one of the biggest shows in the country, for example, last weekend. Folks that were there and that are here say there sales were pathetic. I had people that were here Friday had better sales on Friday than they did the entire weekend in Birmingham, Alabama,” said the show’s promoter Mike... More>>

    Lumberton shelter plans to relocate from its "outlived" facility to a brand new building Video included

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    For those who enter the line at the Lumberton Christian Care Center and pull up a chair, they're guaranteed at least two things: hot meal and then a warm welcome."My first job when I was in school was washing dishes here and that was in 1959. I was in the 8th grade at that time,” mentioned Leroy Dixon, shelter manager.Once a hotel, for nearly 30 years the 100-year-old building has seen a lot of foot traffic, as many d... More>>

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    • Governor to meet with leaders in Atlantic Beach Tuesday

      Governor to meet with leaders in Atlantic Beach Tuesday

      Monday, July 28 2014 7:54 AM EDT2014-07-28 11:54:33 GMT
      Governor Nikki Haley will be meeting with Atlantic Beach officials Tuesday morning. In May, she met with local leaders and said Bike Fest should end after this year's violence that coincided with the Memorial Day Bike Fest. During the May meeting, she privately met with several Horry County leaders including Myrtle Beach Mayor John Rhodes and Horry County Chairman Mark Lazarus. She was reportedly shown a five minute compilation of Bike Fest and Memorial Day Weekend clips found on YouTube. "I ...
      Governor Nikki Haley will be meeting with Atlantic Beach officials Tuesday morning. In May, she met with local leaders and said Bike Fest should end after this year's violence that coincided with the Memorial Day Bike Fest. During the May meeting, she privately met with several Horry County leaders including Myrtle Beach Mayor John Rhodes and Horry County Chairman Mark Lazarus. She was reportedly shown a five minute compilation of Bike Fest and Memorial Day Weekend clips found on YouTube. "I ...
    • Hot and humid Monday, severe storms possible

      Hot and humid Monday, severe storms possible

      Monday, July 28 2014 7:54 AM EDT2014-07-28 11:54:10 GMT
      Monday will be another hot and humid day with high temperatures topping out in the mid 90s across the Pee Dee and Grand Strand. The combination of temperatures in the 90s and dew points in the 70s will cause heat index values to climb above 100° for much of the afternoon. A Heat Advisory is in effect for coastal Horry and Georgetown counties until 6pmas heat indices may climb above 105°.A strong cold front will move in during the afternoon and evening hours, bringingwith it thechance for scat...
      Monday will be another hot and humid day with high temperatures topping out in the mid 90s across the Pee Dee and Grand Strand. The combination of temperatures in the 90s and dew points in the 70s will cause heat index values to climb above 100° for much of the afternoon. A Heat Advisory is in effect for coastal Horry and Georgetown counties until 6pmas heat indices may climb above 105°.A strong cold front will move in during the afternoon and evening hours, bringingwith it thechance for scat...
    • Two women wanted for credit card fraud; according to Myrtle Beach Police

      Two women wanted for credit card fraud; according to Myrtle Beach Police

      Monday, July 28 2014 6:45 AM EDT2014-07-28 10:45:33 GMT
      The Myrtle Beach Police Department is asking for assistance in identifying two women in reference to multiple credit card fraud incidents within the City of Myrtle Beach, on and around July 28. If you have any information on the identity of this person please contact Detective Adams with the Myrtle Beach Police Department at 843-918-1904 and reference incident numbers 14-015268.CLICK HEREfor information to protect yourself against credit card fraud.
      The Myrtle Beach Police Department is asking for assistance in identifying two women in reference to multiple credit card fraud incidents within the City of Myrtle Beach, on and around July 28. If you have any information on the identity of this person please contact Detective Adams with the Myrtle Beach Police Department at 843-918-1904 and reference incident numbers 14-015268.CLICK HEREfor information to protect yourself against credit card fraud.
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    • Hot and humid Monday, severe storms possible

      Hot and humid Monday, severe storms possible

      Monday, July 28 2014 7:54 AM EDT2014-07-28 11:54:10 GMT
      Monday will be another hot and humid day with high temperatures topping out in the mid 90s across the Pee Dee and Grand Strand. The combination of temperatures in the 90s and dew points in the 70s will cause heat index values to climb above 100° for much of the afternoon. A Heat Advisory is in effect for coastal Horry and Georgetown counties until 6pmas heat indices may climb above 105°.A strong cold front will move in during the afternoon and evening hours, bringingwith it thechance for scat...
      Monday will be another hot and humid day with high temperatures topping out in the mid 90s across the Pee Dee and Grand Strand. The combination of temperatures in the 90s and dew points in the 70s will cause heat index values to climb above 100° for much of the afternoon. A Heat Advisory is in effect for coastal Horry and Georgetown counties until 6pmas heat indices may climb above 105°.A strong cold front will move in during the afternoon and evening hours, bringingwith it thechance for scat...
    • Vendors cash in thanks to annual Pee Dee outdoor and hunting expo

      Vendors cash in thanks to annual Pee Dee outdoor and hunting expo

      Sunday, July 27 2014 9:15 PM EDT2014-07-28 01:15:35 GMT
      You didn't have to travel far to hear and to see what vendors at the 21st annual Pee Dee Deer Classic had to offer up."Birmingham is one of the biggest shows in the country, for example, last weekend. Folks that were there and that are here say there sales were pathetic. I had people that were here Friday had better sales on Friday than they did the entire weekend in Birmingham, Alabama,” said the show’s promoter Mike...
      You didn't have to travel far to hear and to see what vendors at the 21st annual Pee Dee Deer Classic had to offer up."Birmingham is one of the biggest shows in the country, for example, last weekend. Folks that were there and that are here say there sales were pathetic. I had people that were here Friday had better sales on Friday than they did the entire weekend in Birmingham, Alabama,” said the show’s promoter Mike...
    • Sunday Brunch: Florence County's McCall Farms

      Sunday Brunch: Florence County's McCall Farms

      Sunday, July 27 2014 8:30 AM EDT2014-07-27 12:30:02 GMT
      FLORENCE COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) - Annie Ham, the Marketing Director at McCall Farms in Effingham, stopped by News 13 Sunday Morning to make "Bruce's Sweet Potato Bread" with Lauren and Andrew for Sunday Brunch.Glory Foods is holding a recipe contest that encourages children to eat more greens! It will give someone $500 for the best kid-friendly recipe that uses its canned greens. You can use collards, turnip greens, mustard greens, mixed greens, or kale.To enter head to the Glorry Food's Faceboo...
      FLORENCE COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) - Annie Ham, the Marketing Director at McCall Farms in Effingham, stopped by News 13 Sunday Morning to make "Bruce's Sweet Potato Bread" with Lauren and Andrew for Sunday Brunch.Glory Foods is holding a recipe contest that encourages children to eat more greens! It will give someone $500 for the best kid-friendly recipe that uses its canned greens. You can use collards, turnip greens, mustard greens, mixed greens, or kale.To enter head to the Glorry Food's Faceboo...
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    • Vigil to remember 7-year-old shot to death in NC home

      Vigil to remember 7-year-old shot to death in NC home

      Monday, July 28 2014 8:02 AM EDT2014-07-28 12:02:03 GMT
      Community gathers for vigil to remember 7-year-old Kamari JonesCommunity gathers for vigil to remember 7-year-old Kamari Jones
      Hundreds stood outside the Wilson County Courthouse on Sunday night to help a family grieve four days after 7-year-old Kamari Jones was shot and killed in his own home.Wilson Police say the shooting happened on Wednesday shortly before 10 p.m. in a home on Parkview Street near Starmount Circle.When they arrived, officers found Kamari Jones suffering from a gunshot wound. Police believe the shot was fired from outside the home.Jones was taken to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, where he di...
      Hundreds stood outside the Wilson County Courthouse on Sunday night to help a family grieve four days after 7-year-old Kamari Jones was shot and killed in his own home.Wilson Police say the shooting happened on Wednesday shortly before 10 p.m. in a home on Parkview Street near Starmount Circle.When they arrived, officers found Kamari Jones suffering from a gunshot wound. Police believe the shot was fired from outside the home.Jones was taken to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, where he di...
    • NC woman tests positive for Ebola virus

      NC woman tests positive for Ebola virus

      Monday, July 28 2014 7:58 AM EDT2014-07-28 11:58:38 GMT
      David and Nancy Writebol (Photo: SIM.org)David and Nancy Writebol (Photo: SIM.org)
      A second American working in Liberia has tested positive for the Ebola virus, according to the Christian group with whom she works. Nancy Writebol, from Charlotte, was helping a missionary group that is treating Ebola patients in Monrovia, Liberia, when she contracted the deadly virus.Writebol and her husband David are employed by Serving in Mission, which has been working with Samaritan's Purse at the Ebola Consolidated Case Management Center? since the current outbreak began in March. The h...
      A second American working in Liberia has tested positive for the Ebola virus, according to the Christian group with whom she works. Nancy Writebol, from Charlotte, was helping a missionary group that is treating Ebola patients in Monrovia, Liberia, when she contracted the deadly virus.Writebol and her husband David are employed by Serving in Mission, which has been working with Samaritan's Purse at the Ebola Consolidated Case Management Center? since the current outbreak began in March. The h...
    • Dollar Tree to buy Family Dollar for $8.5 billion

      Dollar Tree to buy Family Dollar for $8.5 billion

      Monday, July 28 2014 7:50 AM EDT2014-07-28 11:50:14 GMT
      Dollar Tree is buying rival discount store Family Dollar in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $8.5 billion.Stockholders of Family Dollar Stores will receive $59.60 in cash and the equivalent of $14.90 in shares of Dollar Tree for each share they own. The companies put the value of the transaction at $74.50 per share.The boards of both companies have unanimously approved the deal, which is expected to close by early next year.Shares of Family Dollar Stores Inc., based in Charlotte, North C...
      Dollar Tree is buying rival discount store Family Dollar in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $8.5 billion.Stockholders of Family Dollar Stores will receive $59.60 in cash and the equivalent of $14.90 in shares of Dollar Tree for each share they own. The companies put the value of the transaction at $74.50 per share.The boards of both companies have unanimously approved the deal, which is expected to close by early next year.Shares of Family Dollar Stores Inc., based in Charlotte, North C...
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    • Sarah Palin launches online subscription channel

      Sarah Palin launches online subscription channel

      Monday, July 28 2014 7:25 AM EDT2014-07-28 11:25:32 GMT
      Sarah Palin is starting her own subscription-based online network.
      Sarah Palin has started her own subscription-based online network.
    • It's all over but the arguing in Sterling trial

      It's all over but the arguing in Sterling trial

      Monday, July 28 2014 6:06 AM EDT2014-07-28 10:06:34 GMT
      Only final arguments and a ruling remain in the trial to determine whether Donald Sterling's estranged wife can sell the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for $2 billion.
      Only final arguments and a ruling remain in the trial to determine whether Donald Sterling's estranged wife can sell the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for $2 billion.
    • Aid Group: 2 Americans have Ebola in Liberia

      Aid Group: 2 Americans have Ebola in Liberia

      Monday, July 28 2014 5:54 AM EDT2014-07-28 09:54:54 GMT
      Two American aid workers have tested positive for the Ebola virus while working to combat an outbreak of the deadly disease at a hospital in Liberia, a relief group official said.
      Two American aid workers have tested positive for the Ebola virus while working to combat an outbreak of the deadly disease at a hospital in Liberia, a relief group official said.
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    • Two charter members of the Boys and Girls Club of the Grand Strand return to inspire current members

      Two charter members of the Boys and Girls Club of the Grand Strand return to inspire current members

      Friday, July 25 2014 7:03 PM EDT2014-07-25 23:03:53 GMT
      MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW)- Today, more than 200 local children and teenagers take part in programs at the Boys and Girls Club of the Grand Strand.But that wasn’t always the case, when the program was chartered in 1998, it only had two members. Those members were P.J. and O.T. Thompson. P.J. was 7-years-old when he joined but O.T. was only 4 and that’s something that almost stopped him from being able to join."I actually wasn't supposed to be here. I was too young but since they brought my bro...
      MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW)- Today, more than 200 local children and teenagers take part in programs at the Boys and Girls Club of the Grand Strand.But that wasn’t always the case, when the program was chartered in 1998, it only had two members. Those members were P.J. and O.T. Thompson. P.J. was 7-years-old when he joined but O.T. was only 4 and that’s something that almost stopped him from being able to join."I actually wasn't supposed to be here. I was too young but since they brought my bro...
    • Around 800 students travel to Horry County to help people in need

      Around 800 students travel to Horry County to help people in need

      Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:53 PM EDT2014-07-24 02:53:48 GMT
      Around 800 middle and high school students from across the country traveled to Horry County this summer to make a difference in the community. It's part of a youth missions organization called "Team Effort,"
      Around 800 middle and high school students from across the country traveled to Horry County this summer to make a difference in the community. It's part of a youth missions organization called "Team Effort,"
    • "Ripped" Florence mom continues quest to become pro bodybuilder

      "Ripped" Florence mom continues quest to become pro bodybuilder

      Monday, July 21 2014 6:28 PM EDT2014-07-21 22:28:59 GMT
      Most people go to the gym with the goal to get fit.However, for ripped mom like Susanne Zavelle, a weight lifters paradise became a safe haven."I started lifting weights when I was 16 years old. I had a pretty tumultuous childhood, upbringing. So the gym became a pretty healthy way for me to escape that,” said Zavelle.5 years ago Susanne was hit with a series of injuries, starting with back complications."It had me la...
      Most people go to the gym with the goal to get fit.However, for ripped mom like Susanne Zavelle, a weight lifters paradise became a safe haven."I started lifting weights when I was 16 years old. I had a pretty tumultuous childhood, upbringing. So the gym became a pretty healthy way for me to escape that,” said Zavelle.5 years ago Susanne was hit with a series of injuries, starting with back complications."It had me la...
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    • SCHP: No charges filed in deadly motorcycle accident

      SCHP: No charges filed in deadly motorcycle accident

      Sunday, July 27 2014 9:45 PM EDT2014-07-28 01:45:14 GMT
      No charges will be filed in an accident that killed a motorcyclist in Horry County Sunday afternoon, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.The accident happened at 2:50 p.m. at the intersection of US-17 and Lake Arrowhead Road. Troopers say aChevrolet Impala was attempting to turn left onto Lake Arrowhead Road when a Harley Davidson motorcycle failed to stop for a red light on US-17 North. [The driver] laid their motorcycle down in the road, causing the biker to cross the path of the...
      No charges will be filed in an accident that killed a motorcyclist in Horry County Sunday afternoon, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.The accident happened at 2:50 p.m. at the intersection of US-17 and Lake Arrowhead Road. Troopers say aChevrolet Impala was attempting to turn left onto Lake Arrowhead Road when a Harley Davidson motorcycle failed to stop for a red light on US-17 North. [The driver] laid their motorcycle down in the road, causing the biker to cross the path of the...
    • FL man spray-paints garage door with message for thief

      FL man spray-paints garage door with message for thief

      Sunday, July 27 2014 11:39 AM EDT2014-07-27 15:39:37 GMT
      Jerry Ashley's message spray-painted on his garage door.Jerry Ashley's message spray-painted on his garage door.
      A Lakeland man has spray-painted his garage door with a message for the thief who stole his late wife’s laptop filled with sentimental photos.Jerry Ashley is still grieving over the passing of his wife Darlene, who died from an aneurysm last month at the age of 48.His loss has been compounded by thieves, who broke into his Lakeland home this week.Ashley has a lot of fond memories of his wife, and many of those memories are stored in a computer that was stolen from his home, now he taking an u...
      A Lakeland man has spray-painted his garage door with a message for the thief who stole his late wife’s laptop filled with sentimental photos.Jerry Ashley is still grieving over the passing of his wife Darlene, who died from an aneurysm last month at the age of 48.His loss has been compounded by thieves, who broke into his Lakeland home this week.Ashley has a lot of fond memories of his wife, and many of those memories are stored in a computer that was stolen from his home, now he taking an u...
    • 'Don't shoot me, I'm pregnant'; unarmed burglar shot dead

      'Don't shoot me, I'm pregnant'; unarmed burglar shot dead

      Friday, July 25 2014 2:28 PM EDT2014-07-25 18:28:37 GMT
      Andrea Miller shot and killedAndrea Miller shot and killed
      Police said Thursday they're deciding whether to arrest an 80-year-old man who shot a fleeing, unarmed burglar despite her telling him she was pregnant, but they have arrested the woman's accomplice on suspicion of murder for taking part in a crime that led to her death.The homeowner, Tom Greer, was cooperating with investigators, Long Beach Police Chief Jim McDonnell said at a news conference. But the chief wouldn't say whether charges will be recommended when they turn over their case to pr...
      Police said Thursday they're deciding whether to arrest an 80-year-old man who shot a fleeing, unarmed burglar despite her telling him she was pregnant, but they have arrested the woman's accomplice on suspicion of murder for taking part in a crime that led to her death.The homeowner, Tom Greer, was cooperating with investigators, Long Beach Police Chief Jim McDonnell said at a news conference. But the chief wouldn't say whether charges will be recommended when they turn over their case to pr...
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