HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) — After a long, hot summer — well, maybe it hasn’t been long enough for some — students in Horry, Dillon and Marlboro counties began returning to the classroom Monday morning.

To celebrate the start of the new school year, here are some of our News13 staff members’ favorite “back-in-the-day” photos.

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