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    Horry and Georgetown County crews respond to apartment fire, injuries reported

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    MURRELLS INLET, S.C. (WBTW) - Murrells Inlet/Garden City Fire Rescue, Horry County Fire Rescue, and mutual aid from surrounding areas respond to a fire at Lotus Court in Murrells Inlet.Scott Thompson, with HCFR, says they have dispatched 2 units including a ladder truck and an ambulance.There's limited information at this time. Count on News 13 to keep you covered. More>>

    CUE Center and local agencies search for Angie Pipkin in Darlington County

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    Members of the CUE center are searching the area of the Cashua Ferry Landing Saturday for clues in the death of Angie Pipkin. Darlington County Sheriff Wayne Byrd tells News13 Darlington County deputies along with Horry County Police, North Charleston authorities and other law enforcement agencies are assisting with the search. Pipkin, an Aynor mother, went missing in January. Randy Gale Robinson from Murrells Inlet,... More>>

    Some say 2 Chainz is too much for Myrtle Beach City owned venue Video included

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    Saturday the rap artist "2 Chainz" will perform at the Myrtle Beach convention center and some question the city's decision to allow him to perform. The performer's lyrics promote drug use, and in one More>>

    Easter weekend gas prices down 2 cents from year ago Video included

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    As thousands hit the road this weekend to celebrate the Easter holiday close to family and friends, drivers are finding prices at the pump are on the up-and-up. According to AAA, the average price for More>>

    Mom finds dead body during son's Easter egg hunt

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    A woman from west Knoxville found a body under her deck while hunting for Easter eggs with her son Wednesday. The Knoxville News Sentinel reports Tara Hanouskova smelled an odor that progressively got More>>

    Latta council votes for referendum to weaken mayor after police chief fired Video included

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    Earlier this week Latta Mayor Earl Bullard fired the town's Police Chief, Crystal Moore. Latta Town Councilman Jared Taylor told News13 the mayor decided to fire Moore because she received 7 reprimands. More>>

    Former Chesterfield Co. Sheriff found guilty on all counts

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    The verdict in the corruption trial of former Chesterfield County Sheriff Sam Parker is in. Parker has been found guilty on all charges. He was found guilty on five counts of misconduct in office, two More>>

    SC teen dies in boating accident

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    Two people are dead and two others missing after a boating accident on Lake Erie in Ohio. Among the dead is 17-year-old Paige Widmer of Pelion, South Carolina. A spokesperson for the Ottawa County, Ohio More>>

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    • Grand Strand packed with Easter weekend visitors

      Grand Strand packed with Easter weekend visitors

      Saturday, April 19 2014 11:39 AM EDT2014-04-19 15:39:21 GMT
      MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - The Grand Strand is expecting a crowd for the Easter weekend, and officials hope it's a sign of what's ahead for the upcoming tourist season. The Sun News of Myrtle Beach reports Taylor Damonte of Coastal Carolina University's Center for Resort Tourism expects lodging occupancy to hit about 93 percent because Easter occurs later this year. The busy Easter weekend could be the highlight of an up and down spring for the beach. While lingering cold weather hurt some w...
      MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - The Grand Strand is expecting a crowd for the Easter weekend, and officials hope it's a sign of what's ahead for the upcoming tourist season. The Sun News of Myrtle Beach reports Taylor Damonte of Coastal Carolina University's Center for Resort Tourism expects lodging occupancy to hit about 93 percent because Easter occurs later this year. The busy Easter weekend could be the highlight of an up and down spring for the beach. While lingering cold weather hurt some w...
    • Easter Bunny stops by Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach for breakfast

      Easter Bunny stops by Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach for breakfast

      Saturday, April 19 2014 11:34 AM EDT2014-04-19 15:34:59 GMT
      MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) - Easter Sunday is tomorrow, of course, but Horry county kids celebrated earlySaturday morning. Dozens of children were at Hard Rock Cafe's annual Easter breakfast. The children, and their family, enjoyed a breakfast buffet with the Easter bunny!The News 13-Sponsored KidzTime Spokeskid Alexia Sabau was there. "I love to find eggs, and I can't wait when the Easter bunny comes, and I love Easter dinner," she said.The Easter bunny also stopped at Ripley's Aquarium. The...
      MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) - Easter Sunday is tomorrow, of course, but Horry county kids celebrated earlySaturday morning. Dozens of children were at Hard Rock Cafe's annual Easter breakfast. The children, and their family, enjoyed a breakfast buffet with the Easter bunny!The News 13-Sponsored KidzTime Spokeskid Alexia Sabau was there. "I love to find eggs, and I can't wait when the Easter bunny comes, and I love Easter dinner," she said.The Easter bunny also stopped at Ripley's Aquarium. The...
    • Horry and Georgetown County crews respond to apartment fire, injuries reported

      Horry and Georgetown County crews respond to apartment fire, injuries reported

      Saturday, April 19 2014 11:18 AM EDT2014-04-19 15:18:42 GMT
      MURRELLS INLET, S.C. (WBTW) - Murrells Inlet/Garden City Fire Rescue, Horry County Fire Rescue, and mutual aid from surrounding areas respond to a fire at Lotus Court in Murrells Inlet.Scott Thompson, with HCFR, says they have dispatched 2 units including a ladder truck and an ambulance.There's limited information at this time. Count on News 13 to keep you covered.
      MURRELLS INLET, S.C. (WBTW) - Murrells Inlet/Garden City Fire Rescue, Horry County Fire Rescue, and mutual aid from surrounding areas respond to a fire at Lotus Court in Murrells Inlet.Scott Thompson, with HCFR, says they have dispatched 2 units including a ladder truck and an ambulance.There's limited information at this time. Count on News 13 to keep you covered.
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    • CUE Center and local agencies search for Angie Pipkin in Darlington County

      CUE Center and local agencies search for Angie Pipkin in Darlington County

      Saturday, April 19 2014 11:19 AM EDT2014-04-19 15:19:47 GMT
      Members of the CUE center are searching the area of the Cashua Ferry Landing Saturday for clues in the death of Angie Pipkin. Darlington County Sheriff Wayne Byrd tells News13 Darlington County deputies along with Horry County Police, North Charleston authorities and other law enforcement agencies are assisting with the search. Pipkin, an Aynor mother, went missing in January. Randy Gale Robinson from Murrells Inlet,...
      Members of the CUE center are searching the area of the Cashua Ferry Landing Saturday for clues in the death of Angie Pipkin. Darlington County Sheriff Wayne Byrd tells News13 Darlington County deputies along with Horry County Police, North Charleston authorities and other law enforcement agencies are assisting with the search. Pipkin, an Aynor mother, went missing in January. Randy Gale Robinson from Murrells Inlet,...
    • Pastor offers perspective on Easter holiday

      Pastor offers perspective on Easter holiday

      Saturday, April 19 2014 12:08 AM EDT2014-04-19 04:08:06 GMT
      Candy, stuffed animals and Easter egg hunts. All things that many of us anticipate with the arrival of Easter. The Easter holiday is not only a religious fixture but for retailers as well. But what
      Candy, stuffed animals and Easter egg hunts. All things that many of us anticipate with the arrival of Easter. The Easter holiday is not only a religious fixture but for retailers as well. But what
    • Byerly Park Beach Music Festival returns to Hartsville

      Byerly Park Beach Music Festival returns to Hartsville

      Friday, April 18 2014 4:16 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:16:12 GMT
      This May, residents of the Hartsville region and beyond are invited to pull out their dancing shoes and return to the swinging beach music of yesteryear as the Beach Music Festival returns to the Byerly
      This May, residents of the Hartsville region and beyond are invited to pull out their dancing shoes and return to the swinging beach music of yesteryear as the Beach Music Festival returns to the Byerly
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    • SC towns and counties spur state to ban texting

      SC towns and counties spur state to ban texting

      A statewide texting-while-driving ban might soon be a reality for South Carolina, though many wonder whether it will be effective.
      A statewide texting-while-driving ban might soon be a reality for South Carolina, though many wonder whether it will be effective.
    • Your rights in car repossessions

      Your rights in car repossessions

      Friday, April 18 2014 10:07 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:07:51 GMT
      By Tracey Early (WSPA) Douglas Foster still has all the paperwork on a loan he'd rather forget. "We were 18 or 19," said Douglas. "We just kind of went in there and did it." He and his then-girlfriend
      The South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs says car repossessions is one of its top complaints.
    • SC unemployment rate continues to drop

      SC unemployment rate continues to drop

      Friday, April 18 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:04:02 GMT
      South Carolina's unemployment rate is continuing to go down. The Department of Employment and Workforce said Friday that the state's jobless rate was 5.5 percent in March. That's down from 5.7 percent
      South Carolina's unemployment rate is continuing to go down. The Department of Employment and Workforce said Friday that the state's jobless rate was 5.5 percent in March. That's down from 5.7 percent
    • NationalMore>>

    • Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town

      Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town

      Saturday, April 19 2014 5:52 PM EDT2014-04-19 21:52:44 GMT
      A sudden lurch in a creeping landslide in the northwest Wyoming resort town of Jackson split a house in two and forced workers to abandon efforts to stabilize the hillside.
      No one can say precisely when the mountainside collapsing into this Wyoming resort town will give way. But it appears increasingly likely that when it does, it's going to take a piece of Jackson with it.
    • Astronomers spot most Earth-like planet yet

      Astronomers spot most Earth-like planet yet

      Saturday, April 19 2014 5:12 PM EDT2014-04-19 21:12:10 GMT
      Astronomers have discovered what they say is the most Earth-like planet yet detected - a distant, rocky world that's similar in size to our own and exists in the Goldilocks zone where it's not too hot and...
      Astronomers have discovered what they say is the most Earth-like planet yet detected - a distant, rocky world that's similar in size to our own and exists in the Goldilocks zone where it's not too hot and not too...
    • Body found by highway is missing Massachusetts boy

      Body found by highway is missing Massachusetts boy

      Saturday, April 19 2014 5:02 PM EDT2014-04-19 21:02:12 GMT
      The body of a small boy apparently cast off the side of a highway in Massachusetts has been confirmed as a missing 5-year-old.
      The body of a small boy apparently cast off the side of a highway has been confirmed as a missing 5-year-old, authorities said Saturday.
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    • More evidence mounts in case of missing Gaboon Viper

      More evidence mounts in case of missing Gaboon Viper

      Friday, April 18 2014 7:00 PM EDT2014-04-18 23:00:58 GMT
      (WCBD) More evidence has surfaced that lead experts to believe that the Gaboon Viper is still on the loose in Harbor Pointe Apartments. What is now only pieces of the snake's skin was approximately 95% of the shed skin when it was found, only missing part of the head.
      (WCBD) More evidence has surfaced that lead experts to believe that the Gaboon Viper is still on the loose in Harbor Pointe Apartments. What is now only pieces of the snake's skin was approximately 95% of the shed skin when it was found, only missing part of the head.
    • CUE Center and local agencies search for Angie Pipkin in Darlington County

      CUE Center and local agencies search for Angie Pipkin in Darlington County

      Saturday, April 19 2014 11:19 AM EDT2014-04-19 15:19:47 GMT
      Members of the CUE center are searching the area of the Cashua Ferry Landing Saturday for clues in the death of Angie Pipkin. Darlington County Sheriff Wayne Byrd tells News13 Darlington County deputies along with Horry County Police, North Charleston authorities and other law enforcement agencies are assisting with the search. Pipkin, an Aynor mother, went missing in January. Randy Gale Robinson from Murrells Inlet,...
      Members of the CUE center are searching the area of the Cashua Ferry Landing Saturday for clues in the death of Angie Pipkin. Darlington County Sheriff Wayne Byrd tells News13 Darlington County deputies along with Horry County Police, North Charleston authorities and other law enforcement agencies are assisting with the search. Pipkin, an Aynor mother, went missing in January. Randy Gale Robinson from Murrells Inlet,...
    • Latta council votes for referendum to weaken mayor after police chief fired

      Latta council votes for referendum to weaken mayor after police chief fired

      Friday, April 18 2014 12:36 PM EDT2014-04-18 16:36:31 GMT
      Earlier this week Latta Mayor Earl Bullard fired the town's Police Chief, Crystal Moore. Latta Town Councilman Jared Taylor told News13 the mayor decided to fire Moore because she received 7 reprimands.
      Earlier this week Latta Mayor Earl Bullard fired the town's Police Chief, Crystal Moore. Latta Town Councilman Jared Taylor told News13 the mayor decided to fire Moore because she received 7 reprimands.
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