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    Chase involving ex-cop and gunfire ends in Horry County on SC 31

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    Horry County authorities are investigating a high-speed 2-state chase that ended on SC 31 on Tuesday night, officials said. More>>

    Myrtle Beach woman is 1 millionth visitor to Sept. 11 Museum

    Karen McDaniel from Myrtle Beach SC (left) Karen McDaniel from Myrtle Beach SC (left)
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    The Sept. 11 museum has gotten its 1 millionth visitor a little less than four months after opening to the public. The museum announced Tuesday that the milestone had been reached, and identified the person as Karen McDaniel, of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
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    Memorial service planned for 2-year-old SC boy who was shot

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    A 2-year old boy died after being shot at a mobile home in Bamberg County, South Carolina.The incident happened Saturday afternoon on Mill Street in Denmark. The Bamberg County coroner said the toddler, Hayden Mayes,
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    Myrtle Beach Pelicans switching affiliation to Chicago Cubs

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    The Myrtle Beach Pelicans will be switching their major league affiliation to the Chicago Cubs starting in the 2015 season, local team officials announced. The Class A Advanced team is currently affiliated with the Texas Rangers. More>>

    Florence county leaders file second fire district lawsuit

    Florence County Council voted on Sept. 4 to authorize the lawsuit.. Photo by Matt Petrillo/WBTW Florence County Council voted on Sept. 4 to authorize the lawsuit.. Photo by Matt Petrillo/WBTW
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    Florence County Council on Tuesday filed a second lawsuit in an attempt to dissolve the West Florence Fire District, Florence County Administrator Rusty Smith tells News13. Councilman Mitchell Kirby says some
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    3 SC homes destroyed in large fire at Lake Moultrie

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    The Pine Ridge Fire Department says three mobile homes and a storage shed were destroyed by fire, early Tuesday morning. Deputy Chief John Ryan with Pine Ridge Fire said that about 40 firefighters from 5 departments were on the scene of the large blaze on
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    Voters back to polls in Pee Dee to select senator

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    KINGSTREE, S.C. (AP) - Voters are returning to the polls in South Carolina's Pee Dee region to select a state senator to replace Yancey McGill of Kingstree who is now lieutenant governor.State Rep. Ronnie Sabb and Sam Floyd are running in Tuesday's Democratic runoff in Senate District 32. They emerged as the top vote-getters in a four-way primary earlier this month.There is no Republican on the November ballot so the runoff will decide who becomes the new senator.McGill became lieutenant gove... More>>

    NC dad charged with murder in brutal death of infant son

    The dad, Ricky Lee Clark Jr. and Caden, who died in Feb. (Photos from Facebook and WNCT) The dad, Ricky Lee Clark Jr. and Caden, who died in Feb. (Photos from Facebook and WNCT)
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    The father of an NC 1-month-old baby has now been charged in the murder of the child, which happened in February. Just 2 weeks ago, officials ruled the Feb. 17 death of baby Caden Williams -- who suffered broken ribs, liver damage and head trauma -- a homicide.
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    Guardians ad Litem speaks about the fine line between spanking and child abuse Video included

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    The issue may have ended Ray Rice's football career.In addition, Panther's Defensive End Greg Hardy and Viking's star Running Back Adrian Peterson all sat out this weekends's games. While Hardy and Rice's cases involve adults, authorities say Peterson abused his four-year-old son. Peterson called the incident a "spanking."Heather Moore works as an Associate Attorney for Johnny Gardner Law Group in Conway. She assists DSSin Family Court with child abuse and neglect cases. Moore said she has de... More>>

    Florence man gets 35 years for killing ex-girlfriend

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    FLORENCE, S.C. (AP) - A 47-year-old man has been sentenced to 35 years in prison for killing his ex-girlfriend in her Florence home.Local media outlets report Doni Anderson pleaded guilty to murder on Monday.Authorities say Anderson shot and killed 34-year-old Ken More>>

    Veterans react to change of date for the Memorial Day Parade Video included

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    The City of Myrtle Beach will move the annual parade to honor veterans from the Saturday before Memorial Day to another day in May.The city said it's part of a plan to better handle Memorial Day weekend. This past year, that weekend saw a lot of violence including three people shot to death in the city.Lou Mascherino, the owner of the Veterans Café, not only is a veteran himself, but speaks with veterans in the Myrtle... More>>

    Little River man on moped dies after hit & run crash

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    The South Carolina Highway Patrol is reporting a fatal wreck along the 11400 block of Highway 90 in Little River. It happened near North Myrtle Beach Middle School just before 7:30 Monday morning. We really don't have much information at this time as far as how many cars were involved or the victim. When we get more information we will pass it along. More>>

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    • Chase involving ex-cop and gunfire ends in Horry County on SC 31

      Chase involving ex-cop and gunfire ends in Horry County on SC 31

      Tuesday, September 16 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-09-17 02:51:35 GMT
      Horry County authorities are investigating a high-speed 2-state chase that ended on SC 31 on Tuesday night, officials said.
      Horry County authorities are investigating a high-speed 2-state chase that ended on SC 31 on Tuesday night, officials said.
    • Sabb wins District 32 Senate primary runoff election

      Sabb wins District 32 Senate primary runoff election

      Tuesday, September 16 2014 10:29 PM EDT2014-09-17 02:29:42 GMT
      Sabb in an image from the SC State House websiteSabb in an image from the SC State House website
      In essence, South Carolina has a new state senator as voters Tuesday returned to the polls to decide a Democratic primary runoff in the District 32 race.
      In essence, South Carolina has a new state senator as voters Tuesday returned to the polls to decide a Democratic primary runoff in the District 32 race.
    • Myrtle Beach woman is 1 millionth visitor to Sept. 11 Museum

      Myrtle Beach woman is 1 millionth visitor to Sept. 11 Museum

      Tuesday, September 16 2014 8:34 PM EDT2014-09-17 00:34:34 GMT
      Karen McDaniel from Myrtle Beach SC (left)Karen McDaniel from Myrtle Beach SC (left)
      The Sept. 11 museum has gotten its 1 millionth visitor a little less than four months after opening to the public. The museum announced Tuesday that the milestone had been reached, and identified the person as Karen McDaniel, of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
      The Sept. 11 museum has gotten its 1 millionth visitor a little less than four months after opening to the public. The museum announced Tuesday that the milestone had been reached, and identified the person as Karen McDaniel, of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
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    • Sabb wins District 32 Senate primary runoff election

      Sabb wins District 32 Senate primary runoff election

      Tuesday, September 16 2014 10:29 PM EDT2014-09-17 02:29:42 GMT
      Sabb in an image from the SC State House websiteSabb in an image from the SC State House website
      In essence, South Carolina has a new state senator as voters Tuesday returned to the polls to decide a Democratic primary runoff in the District 32 race.
      In essence, South Carolina has a new state senator as voters Tuesday returned to the polls to decide a Democratic primary runoff in the District 32 race.
    • FSD3 spends $380,000 on "New Tech" technology upgrades

      FSD3 spends $380,000 on "New Tech" technology upgrades

      Tuesday, September 16 2014 7:32 PM EDT2014-09-16 23:32:38 GMT
      Florence School District Three spent more than $380,000 on its new tech initiative that launched this year. Florence School District Three spent more than $380,000 on its new tech initiative that launched this year.
      Florence School District Three spent more than $380,000 on its "New Tech" initiative that launched this year.
      Florence School District Three spent more than $380,000 on its "New Tech" initiative that launched this year.
    • Florence county leaders file second fire district lawsuit

      Florence county leaders file second fire district lawsuit

      Tuesday, September 16 2014 3:24 PM EDT2014-09-16 19:24:27 GMT
      Florence County Council voted on Sept. 4 to authorize the lawsuit.. Photo by Matt Petrillo/WBTWFlorence County Council voted on Sept. 4 to authorize the lawsuit.. Photo by Matt Petrillo/WBTW
      Florence County Council on Tuesday filed a second lawsuit in an attempt to dissolve the West Florence Fire District, Florence County Administrator Rusty Smith tells News13. Councilman Mitchell Kirby says some
      Florence County Council on Tuesday filed a second lawsuit in an attempt to dissolve the West Florence Fire District, Florence County Administrator Rusty Smith tells News13. Councilman Mitchell Kirby says some
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    • Chase involving ex-cop and gunfire ends in Horry County on SC 31

      Chase involving ex-cop and gunfire ends in Horry County on SC 31

      Tuesday, September 16 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-09-17 02:51:35 GMT
      Horry County authorities are investigating a high-speed 2-state chase that ended on SC 31 on Tuesday night, officials said.
      Horry County authorities are investigating a high-speed 2-state chase that ended on SC 31 on Tuesday night, officials said.
    • FDA issues warning on dangerous tattoo ink

      FDA issues warning on dangerous tattoo ink

      Tuesday, September 16 2014 9:27 PM EDT2014-09-17 01:27:16 GMT
      A warning for folks who are thinking about getting a tattoo.The food and drug administration says watch out for bad ink.Experts say using the wrong ink can cause an infection. FDA researchers became aware of the problem after testing kits designed to be used at home.But it turns out, even ink from professional tattoo parlors could cause an infection.Doctor Melissa Piliang is a dermatologist at Cleveland Clinic.She says an infection caused by contaminated ink, or a contaminated needle can caus...
      A warning for folks who are thinking about getting a tattoo.The food and drug administration says watch out for bad ink.Experts say using the wrong ink can cause an infection. FDA researchers became aware of the problem after testing kits designed to be used at home.But it turns out, even ink from professional tattoo parlors could cause an infection.Doctor Melissa Piliang is a dermatologist at Cleveland Clinic.She says an infection caused by contaminated ink, or a contaminated needle can caus...
    • 9-member SC crime ring stole $43k in goods for drug habit, sheriff says

      9-member SC crime ring stole $43k in goods for drug habit, sheriff says

      Tuesday, September 16 2014 9:14 PM EDT2014-09-17 01:14:10 GMT
      Nine suspects have been arrested by the Anderson County Sheriff's Office who they say were involved in a "Crime Ring" that took place in July and August of last year in the Belton/Honea Path area.Investigators say the individuals knew each other and would target
      Nine suspects have been arrested by the Anderson County Sheriff's Office who they say were involved in a "Crime Ring" that took place in July and August of last year in the Belton/Honea Path area.Investigators say the individuals knew each other and would target
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    • Ferguson protesters call anew to remove prosecutor

      Ferguson protesters call anew to remove prosecutor

      Tuesday, September 16 2014 11:03 PM EDT2014-09-17 03:03:16 GMT
      Protesters seeking the immediate arrest of the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old have disrupted another government meeting.
      Protesters seeking the immediate arrest of the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old loudly disrupted another government meeting Tuesday, renewing calls to remove the county prosecutor...
    • Hunt on for survivalist charged in trooper killing

      Hunt on for survivalist charged in trooper killing

      Tuesday, September 16 2014 11:03 PM EDT2014-09-17 03:03:04 GMT
      By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press The killer had a grudge against the Pennsylvania State Police, regularly visited a local shooting range to keep his skills sharp, and picked just the right...
      Hundreds of law enforcement officers fanned out across the dense northeastern Pennsylvania woods Tuesday in the hunt for a heavily armed survivalist suspected of ambushing two troopers as part of a deadly vendetta against...
    • LA County deputy convicted in corruption case

      LA County deputy convicted in corruption case

      Tuesday, September 16 2014 9:32 PM EDT2014-09-17 01:32:02 GMT
      A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy was convicted Tuesday of trying to block a federal investigation of allegations of inmate abuse at county jails.
      A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy was convicted Tuesday of trying to block a federal investigation of allegations of inmate abuse at county jails.
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    • Timmonsville Public Library hosts pet show to honor National Library Card Sign Up Month

      Timmonsville Public Library hosts pet show to honor National Library Card Sign Up Month

      Monday, September 15 2014 5:07 PM EDT2014-09-15 21:07:01 GMT
      September is National Library Card Sign-up Month. Timmonsville Public Library hosted a pet show as an incentive to get people to come in a register for a library card. The American Library Association says this month is a time to remind parents and children that a library card is the most important school supply of all. Go to your local library to sign up for a library card.
      September is National Library Card Sign-up Month. Timmonsville Public Library hosted a pet show as an incentive to get people to come in a register for a library card. The American Library Association says this month is a time to remind parents and children that a library card is the most important school supply of all. Go to your local library to sign up for a library card.
    • Myrtle Beach puppy with broken legs in need of surgery

      Myrtle Beach puppy with broken legs in need of surgery

      Thursday, September 4 2014 6:42 AM EDT2014-09-04 10:42:11 GMT
      A group of people are working together to raise money for a dog in need of surgery. The dog, known as "lil bit,” was brought to the Horry County Animal Care Center a few weeks ago.Kelly Bonome, the Operations Manager at Horry County Animal Care Center, said the center sees about 10 thousand animals every year. But one, made a lasting impression.“We had a woman come in and she needed to surrender a dog and so she fille...
      A group of people are working together to raise money for a dog in need of surgery. The dog, known as "lil bit,” was brought to the Horry County Animal Care Center a few weeks ago.Kelly Bonome, the Operations Manager at Horry County Animal Care Center, said the center sees about 10 thousand animals every year. But one, made a lasting impression.“We had a woman come in and she needed to surrender a dog and so she fille...
    • Leaders break ground on youth homeless shelter in Little River

      Leaders break ground on youth homeless shelter in Little River

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 8:30 PM EDT2014-08-27 00:30:53 GMT
      Leaders broke ground Tuesday on a new shelter for young people on the North End of the Strand. The Sea Haven for youth shelter is going up in Little River.Christina Jackson, the Executive Director for Sea Haven, said the one story building will house up to 16 youth at a time. That will double their capacity from what they currently house.The residential program will act like a home for youth ages 13 to 17 years old wh...
      Leaders broke ground Tuesday on a new shelter for young people on the North End of the Strand. The Sea Haven for youth shelter is going up in Little River.Christina Jackson, the Executive Director for Sea Haven, said the one story building will house up to 16 youth at a time. That will double their capacity from what they currently house.The residential program will act like a home for youth ages 13 to 17 years old wh...
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    • Letter found with body of ASU student

      Letter found with body of ASU student

      Tuesday, September 16 2014 7:17 AM EDT2014-09-16 11:17:44 GMT
      Anna Smith Anna Smith
      The Boone Police Department said Monday that a letter was discovered with the body of an Appalachian State University student, indicating her death may have been a suicide.The body of 18-year-old Anna Smith was discovered Saturday in a heavily wooded area off Poplar Grove Road in Boone, not far from the university. She had been missing since Sept. 3 when she was seen leaving her college dorm.Boone Police said in a statement on their website that a letter written by Smith was discovered with h...
      The Boone Police Department said Monday that a letter was discovered with the body of an Appalachian State University student, indicating her death may have been a suicide.The body of 18-year-old Anna Smith was discovered Saturday in a heavily wooded area off Poplar Grove Road in Boone, not far from the university. She had been missing since Sept. 3 when she was seen leaving her college dorm.Boone Police said in a statement on their website that a letter written by Smith was discovered with h...
    • NC dad charged with murder in brutal death of infant son

      NC dad charged with murder in brutal death of infant son

      Monday, September 15 2014 8:41 PM EDT2014-09-16 00:41:30 GMT
      The dad, Ricky Lee Clark Jr. and Caden, who died in Feb. (Photos from Facebook and WNCT)The dad, Ricky Lee Clark Jr. and Caden, who died in Feb. (Photos from Facebook and WNCT)
      The father of an NC 1-month-old baby has now been charged in the murder of the child, which happened in February. Just 2 weeks ago, officials ruled the Feb. 17 death of baby Caden Williams -- who suffered broken ribs, liver damage and head trauma -- a homicide.
      The father of an NC 1-month-old baby has now been charged in the murder of the child, which happened in February. Just 2 weeks ago, officials ruled the Feb. 17 death of baby Caden Williams -- who suffered broken ribs, liver damage and head trauma -- a homicide.
    • SC youth pastor killed in hit & run crash

      SC youth pastor killed in hit & run crash

      Tuesday, September 16 2014 8:12 AM EDT2014-09-16 12:12:29 GMT
      Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly wreck in Spartanburg County, where troopers say a driver left the scene after hitting youth pastor Jemel "Jay" Hillard Lawter, Jr. Troopers are still searching for the hit-and-run driver.It happened on Interstate 26 westbound just past Highway 221 near mile marker 29 around 5 a.m. Monday. The interstate was closed until about 10 a.m. on the westbound side at exit 35.Corporal Bill Rhyne said Timothy Holden from Spartanburg was driving eastbound on I-26 ...
      Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly wreck in Spartanburg County, where troopers say a driver left the scene after hitting youth pastor Jemel "Jay" Hillard Lawter, Jr. Troopers are still searching for the hit-and-run driver.It happened on Interstate 26 westbound just past Highway 221 near mile marker 29 around 5 a.m. Monday. The interstate was closed until about 10 a.m. on the westbound side at exit 35.Corporal Bill Rhyne said Timothy Holden from Spartanburg was driving eastbound on I-26 ...
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