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    SC teen girl dies in crash near university

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    A 14-year-old South Carolina girl died in a tragic crash near Charleston on Thursday just after noon. The incident involved three vehicles on University Boulevard near Charleston Southern University. According to North Charleston Police More>>

    4 Florence County burglary suspects nabbed after Jeep flips into ditch

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    Deputies and Investigators with the Florence County Sheriff’s Office arrested four suspects from Manning for burglary following an extensive manhunt in the area of John Paul Jones Road and Country Lane in Florence County Thursday. More>>

    Former CCU star Dustin Johnson off tour after positive drug test, magazine reports

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    Dustin Johnson will be off the PGA Tour for 6 months after testing positive for cocaine, the website Golf.com reported Friday.Johnson,who played golf at Coastal Carolina University, announced Thursday that he w More>>

    Grand Park Extension Project to begin this fall

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    The City of Myrtle Beach is finalizing plans for its Grand Park Linear Extension Project, scheduled to begin this fall.The project will expand Grand Park across Farrow Parkway, behind The Reserve community and past the ITAP site. It will incorporate 1.2 miles of new biking and walking trails around a pond that currently sits in the area. City planners say the idea has been in the works for more than a decade.City planners expect neighborhood accesses, boardwalks and bridges to be a part of th... More>>

    Standoff in Conway over; one person in custody

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    Horry County Police and SWAT members along with Horry County Sheriff's were called to the scene of a person barricaded inside a home along the 300 block of Heritage Road. Just after 2pm, word came from Horry County Sheriff's came that the incident ended peacefully with one person in custody.. More>>

    Stores and customers prepare for South Carolina's Tax-Free weekend deals Video included

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    Retailers across the state spent Thursday preparing for the annual tax-free weekend in South Carolina.The weekend is always a big draw for customers looking to save cash, but this year, the aisles will likely be filled with more customers considering North Carolina lawmakers discontinued their sales tax weekend savings.The time is an especially busy one for retailers who cater to both regular clients and schoolteachers as well.That includes staff at Teacher's Tools in Florence, who have spent... More>>

    Tropical Storm Bertha strengthens in Atlantic

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    As of 5pm Friday, Bertha remains disorganized but now has maximum sustained winds of 50 mph moving, up 5 mph from this morning. More>>

    More charges dropped against Hells Angels from 2012 “Operation Red Harvest” Video included

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    Thirty more charges were dropped against members of the Hells Angels stemming from an arrest that dates back more than two years.In 2012, "Operation Red Harvest" resulted in 226 indictments handed down to dozens of members of the local Hells Angels.The charges ranged from assault and battery to kidnapping.In the spring of 2013, 107 of the charges were dropped; all of which stemmed from a fight, according to the Horry ... More>>

    Myrtle Beach bridal shop looks to benefit from tax-free holiday weekend Video included

    The Little White Dress Bridal Boutique looks to benefit from the annual tax-free holiday weekend. The Little White Dress Bridal Boutique looks to benefit from the annual tax-free holiday weekend.
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    Thursday was a slow day for The Little White Dress Bridal Boutique in Myrtle Beach, but assistant manager Emily Vannoy says that’s about to change."When tax free weekend does come around, we have a stack of people that are just waiting to purchase, that have been here throughout the year, and we just kind of stack them up and we wait and run their credit card, or they give us a call on the weekend,” Vannoy said.But fo... More>>

    Prayer vigil held for Scotland County football quarterback as he undergoes surgery Video included

    A prayer vigil was held for a Scotland County football quarterback while he undergoes surgery. A prayer vigil was held for a Scotland County football quarterback while he undergoes surgery.
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    Scotland High School Quarterback Jaylend Ratliffe, who was critically injured while riding a four-wheeler with teammate Dakota Holland earlier this week, underwent surgery Thursday night. It happened while his community held a prayer vigil for him. More>>

    Veterans Welcome Home and Resource Center lays foundation at new location Video included

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    The Veterans Welcome Home and Resource Center laid the foundation at its new location on Highway 57 South in Little River. The non-profit organizationmoved out of its old building in April, hoping to transition into a new house, but they encountered troubles in the process and were forced to operate inside their own homes."Now we're missing the boat. People are calling for help and we don't have any place for them to go," said Kris Toutellotte, Director of the Center.A survey of the new house... More>>

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    • First grader takes advantage of tax-free weekend

      First grader takes advantage of tax-free weekend

      Friday, August 1 2014 7:40 PM EDT2014-08-01 23:40:47 GMT
      Tax Free Weekend started today and many shoppers wasted no time hitting the stores.Lily Hurst and her cousin Stephanie Cartwright went to Belk at Myrtle Beach Mallwith one goal in mind."Get a lot of stuff for her and get her ready to go back to the first grade," said Cartwright.It wasn't just clothes that brought them to Myrtle Beach it was the deals. Hurst and Cartwright drove all the way from Winston Salem North Carolina. The state did cut Tax Free Weekend two years ago."It's really nice to...
      Tax Free Weekend started today and many shoppers wasted no time hitting the stores.Lily Hurst and her cousin Stephanie Cartwright went to Belk at Myrtle Beach Mallwith one goal in mind."Get a lot of stuff for her and get her ready to go back to the first grade," said Cartwright.It wasn't just clothes that brought them to Myrtle Beach it was the deals. Hurst and Cartwright drove all the way from Winston Salem North Carolina. The state did cut Tax Free Weekend two years ago."It's really nice to...
    • Grand Park Extension Project to begin this fall

      Grand Park Extension Project to begin this fall

      Friday, August 1 2014 6:23 PM EDT2014-08-01 22:23:10 GMT
      The City of Myrtle Beach is finalizing plans for its Grand Park Linear Extension Project, scheduled to begin this fall.The project will expand Grand Park across Farrow Parkway, behind The Reserve community and past the ITAP site. It will incorporate 1.2 miles of new biking and walking trails around a pond that currently sits in the area. City planners say the idea has been in the works for more than a decade.City planners expect neighborhood accesses, boardwalks and bridges to be a part of th...
      The City of Myrtle Beach is finalizing plans for its Grand Park Linear Extension Project, scheduled to begin this fall.The project will expand Grand Park across Farrow Parkway, behind The Reserve community and past the ITAP site. It will incorporate 1.2 miles of new biking and walking trails around a pond that currently sits in the area. City planners say the idea has been in the works for more than a decade.City planners expect neighborhood accesses, boardwalks and bridges to be a part of th...
    • Tropical Storm Bertha strengthens in Atlantic

      Tropical Storm Bertha strengthens in Atlantic

      Friday, August 1 2014 5:24 PM EDT2014-08-01 21:24:30 GMT
      As of 5pm Friday, Bertha remains disorganized but now has maximum sustained winds of 50 mph moving, up 5 mph from this morning.
      As of 5pm Friday, Bertha remains disorganized but now has maximum sustained winds of 50 mph moving, up 5 mph from this morning.
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    • 4 Florence County burglary suspects nabbed after Jeep flips into ditch

      4 Florence County burglary suspects nabbed after Jeep flips into ditch

      Friday, August 1 2014 4:27 PM EDT2014-08-01 20:27:28 GMT
      Mugs from Florence County Jail.. Jeep crash photo from Florence County SheriffMugs from Florence County Jail.. Jeep crash photo from Florence County Sheriff
      Deputies and Investigators with the Florence County Sheriff’s Office arrested four suspects from Manning for burglary following an extensive manhunt in the area of John Paul Jones Road and Country Lane in Florence County Thursday.
      Deputies and Investigators with the Florence County Sheriff’s Office arrested four suspects from Manning for burglary following an extensive manhunt in the area of John Paul Jones Road and Country Lane in Florence County Thursday.
    • Prayer vigil held for Scotland County football quarterback as he undergoes surgery

      Prayer vigil held for Scotland County football quarterback as he undergoes surgery

      Friday, August 1 2014 3:18 PM EDT2014-08-01 19:18:45 GMT
      A prayer vigil was held for a Scotland County football quarterback while he undergoes surgery.A prayer vigil was held for a Scotland County football quarterback while he undergoes surgery.
      Scotland High School Quarterback Jaylend Ratliffe, who was critically injured while riding a four-wheeler with teammate Dakota Holland earlier this week, underwent surgery Thursday night. It happened while his community held a prayer vigil for him.
      Scotland High School Quarterback Jaylend Ratliffe, who was critically injured while riding a four-wheeler with teammate Dakota Holland earlier this week, underwent surgery Thursday night. It happened while his community held a prayer vigil for him.
    • Dozens arrested in Brunswick County drug sweep

      Dozens arrested in Brunswick County drug sweep

      Friday, August 1 2014 2:27 PM EDT2014-08-01 18:27:00 GMT
      Thursday, Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Unit conducted “Operation Summer Heat” with the intention of “rounding up” various drug offenders throughout the community.Morethan30 individuals were arrested and later transported to the Brunswick County Detention Facility.Various agencies throughout Brunswick County and Wilmington Police Department and New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office assisted in the operation. The operation was the result of several months of investigations a...
      Thursday, Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Unit conducted “Operation Summer Heat” with the intention of “rounding up” various drug offenders throughout the community.Morethan30 individuals were arrested and later transported to the Brunswick County Detention Facility.Various agencies throughout Brunswick County and Wilmington Police Department and New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office assisted in the operation. The operation was the result of several months of investigations a...
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    • SC teen girl dies in crash near university

      SC teen girl dies in crash near university

      Friday, August 1 2014 7:50 PM EDT2014-08-01 23:50:03 GMT
      Crash image from WCBD. Hannah's photo from ask.fm.Crash image from WCBD. Hannah's photo from ask.fm.
      A 14-year-old South Carolina girl died in a tragic crash near Charleston on Thursday just after noon. The incident involved three vehicles on University Boulevard near Charleston Southern University. According to North Charleston Police
      A 14-year-old South Carolina girl died in a tragic crash near Charleston on Thursday just after noon. The incident involved three vehicles on University Boulevard near Charleston Southern University. According to North Charleston Police
    • Quintuplets released from hospital 4 months after being born

      Quintuplets released from hospital 4 months after being born

      Friday, August 1 2014 5:16 PM EDT2014-08-01 21:16:05 GMT
      Steven and Michelle Seal, took home their quintuplets after waiting months for the babies to be well enough.Thursday the family of 6 left Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas with all 5 babies. The four girls and one boy were born in March. It was the first set of quintuplets to be delivered at Baylor Hospital. They were born about two months early. The first baby went home June 6 but it wasn't until this week that the final baby was released. It was an emotional day for the nurses and ...
      Steven and Michelle Seal, took home their quintuplets after waiting months for the babies to be well enough.Thursday the family of 6 left Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas with all 5 babies. The four girls and one boy were born in March. It was the first set of quintuplets to be delivered at Baylor Hospital. They were born about two months early. The first baby went home June 6 but it wasn't until this week that the final baby was released. It was an emotional day for the nurses and ...
    • 2-3 waterspouts spotted off island near Savannah

      2-3 waterspouts spotted off island near Savannah

      Friday, August 1 2014 4:00 PM EDT2014-08-01 20:00:53 GMT
      Photo from David Lake - WSAVPhoto from David Lake - WSAV
      The National Weather Service confirms that a water spout was spotted off the coast of Tybee Island on Friday morning. Tybee Ocean rescue says 2-3 waterspouts were seen near North Beach.
      The National Weather Service confirms that a water spout was spotted off the coast of Tybee Island on Friday morning. Tybee Ocean rescue says 2-3 waterspouts were seen near North Beach.
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    • Records show Arizona inmate was injected 15 times

      Records show Arizona inmate was injected 15 times

      Friday, August 1 2014 7:51 PM EDT2014-08-01 23:51:24 GMT
      Arizona executioners injected Joseph Rudolph Wood with a lethal combination of drugs 15 times during the nearly two hours it took for him to die, according to documents released Friday.
      Arizona executioners injected Joseph Rudolph Wood with a lethal combination of drugs 15 times during the nearly two hours it took for him to die, according to documents released Friday.
    • Americans with Ebola returning to US for treatment

      Americans with Ebola returning to US for treatment

      Friday, August 1 2014 7:50 PM EDT2014-08-01 23:50:36 GMT
      Plans are underway to bring back one of the two American aid workers sick with Ebola in Africa.
      Two American aid workers seriously ill with Ebola will be brought from West Africa to Atlanta for treatment in one of the most tightly sealed isolation units in the country, officials said Friday.
    • Nevada no lock for Tesla plant despite groundwork

      Nevada no lock for Tesla plant despite groundwork

      Friday, August 1 2014 7:39 PM EDT2014-08-01 23:39:58 GMT
      A sprawling industrial park near Reno where wild mustangs roam among the sagebrush has become the focus of Tesla's unusually secretive site selection process for its $5 billion battery factory, but the...
      A sprawling industrial park near Reno where wild mustangs roam among the sagebrush has become the focus of the secretive site selection process for Tesla's $5 billion battery factory, but the groundwork taking place is...
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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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    • Woman survives 8 days in car; uses plastic bags to catch rain for water

      Woman survives 8 days in car; uses plastic bags to catch rain for water

      Friday, August 1 2014 7:58 AM EDT2014-08-01 11:58:44 GMT
      An Oklahoma woman survived eight days in her car after it went down an embankment into a muddy ditch. Kay Springer was out running errands when she became disoriented. Her car ran off the road and sat there more than a week until she was rescued. Her car got stuck in the mud near the Arkansas River below Highway 62. She couldn't climb out of the steep embankment.Doctors say she became disoriented because her cancer came back and the tumor had swelled up and basically knocked her unconscious.S...
      An Oklahoma woman survived eight days in her car after it went down an embankment into a muddy ditch. Kay Springer was out running errands when she became disoriented. Her car ran off the road and sat there more than a week until she was rescued. Her car got stuck in the mud near the Arkansas River below Highway 62. She couldn't climb out of the steep embankment.Doctors say she became disoriented because her cancer came back and the tumor had swelled up and basically knocked her unconscious.S...
    • Quintuplets released from hospital 4 months after being born

      Quintuplets released from hospital 4 months after being born

      Friday, August 1 2014 5:16 PM EDT2014-08-01 21:16:05 GMT
      Steven and Michelle Seal, took home their quintuplets after waiting months for the babies to be well enough.Thursday the family of 6 left Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas with all 5 babies. The four girls and one boy were born in March. It was the first set of quintuplets to be delivered at Baylor Hospital. They were born about two months early. The first baby went home June 6 but it wasn't until this week that the final baby was released. It was an emotional day for the nurses and ...
      Steven and Michelle Seal, took home their quintuplets after waiting months for the babies to be well enough.Thursday the family of 6 left Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas with all 5 babies. The four girls and one boy were born in March. It was the first set of quintuplets to be delivered at Baylor Hospital. They were born about two months early. The first baby went home June 6 but it wasn't until this week that the final baby was released. It was an emotional day for the nurses and ...
    • Former CCU star Dustin Johnson off tour after positive drug test, magazine reports

      Former CCU star Dustin Johnson off tour after positive drug test, magazine reports

      Friday, August 1 2014 2:38 PM EDT2014-08-01 18:38:50 GMT
      Dustin Johnson - WBTW photoDustin Johnson - WBTW photo
      Dustin Johnson will be off the PGA Tour for 6 months after testing positive for cocaine, the website Golf.com reported Friday.Johnson,who played golf at Coastal Carolina University, announced Thursday that he w
      Dustin Johnson will be off the PGA Tour for 6 months after testing positive for cocaine, the website Golf.com reported Friday.Johnson,who played golf at Coastal Carolina University, announced Thursday that he w
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