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New South Carolina legislative committee seats bode well for Horry County issues
Mon, 15 Dec 2014 05:49:11 -0800

Two of Horry County’s state House members who had the seniority to do it snagged seats on the budget-writing Ways and Means Committee, giving up influential posts of their own… Click to Continue »

Ex-teacher won't be returned to TN immediately
Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:36:10 -0800

A former East Tennessee teacher who was on the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's top 10 most wanted list when he was arrested in South Carolina has waived extradition but won't be returned immediately.

Ex-teacher won't be returned to Tenn. immediately
Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:50:59 -0800

A former East Tennessee teacher who was on the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's top 10 most wanted list when he was arrested in South Carolina has waived extradition but won't be returned immediately.

SCHP: Fatal accident in Marion County early Saturday morning
Sat, 20 Dec 2014 00:34:02 -0800

The South Carolina Highway Patrol has reported a fatal accident early Saturday morning.

Injury accident blocks Highway 17 Bypass near Backgate
Fri, 19 Dec 2014 08:48:56 -0800

A traffic accident with injuries is blocking the northbound lanes of the Highway 17 Bypass, near the Backgate, according to information from the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

Suspect in armed robbery at Murrells Inlet bank arrested
Fri, 05 Dec 2014 13:18:56 -0800

A Myrtle Beach man has been arrested after allegedly robbing a bank at gunpoint with a partner last month. Tyreese L. Comanger was arrested Thursday by Horry County Police Criminal Investigations and is charged with robbing the Crescent Com Bank in Murrells Inlet on November 10, according to police

Bond for South Strand restaurant robbery suspect set at over $152k
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:49:10 -0800

A suspect wanted in connection with the armed robberies of several South Strand restaurants has been arrested by the Georgetown County Sheriff's Office.

Study ranks SC top 3 most humble state on social media
Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:19:06 -0800

SOUTH CAROLINA (WMBF) - Take a look at your Instagram account. Chances are, if you're from the Palmetto state, the photos are a bit more humbling than most.According to a recent study, researchers found which states brag most on social media networks.South Carolina trails Utah and Oregon. North Carolina came in the number 13 spot, according to the study.Apparently, the West Coast likes to toot ...

Lawmaker files bill to ban mopeds on SC roads
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:04:03 -0800

A lawmaker wants to ban mopeds on South Carolina roads. Employees of Go Fast Scooters, a Myrtle Beach shop that rents, sells and repairs mopeds, are not in favor of the bill. Coming up on WMBF News at 5 a.m., hear from both sides on the controversial issue.

SC lawmaker files anti-bullying bill
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:34:10 -0800

A senator in Horry county wants to make a change to stop bullying in our schools.