Aaron joined the WMBF News team in May 2018 by way of the prestigious University of Missouri School of Journalism. Originally from Stone Mountain, Georgia, Aaron is glad to be closer to the coast, warmer weather and his family. Graduating with a Bachelors in Journalism with an emphasis in Sports Broadcast TV/Radio in 2018, Aaron is a proud member of the ‘Missouri Mafia’. While in school he worked as a reporter at KOMU 8, the NBC affiliate in Columbia, Missouri. Aaron is also a proud member of the National Association of Black Journalists and considers himself an 'NABJ baby', growing up around the organization and earning a scholarship in 2014. Aaron is a die-hard Atlanta sports fan (Braves,Falcons, Hawks) still hurting from Superbowl LI. Going to games with his mom and dad as a child is what he believes helped fuel his passion for sports and storytelling. Aaron is new to the Myrtle Beach area and is looking to take a few strokes off his short game. If you ever see him around don’t be afraid to say ‘Hello!’
Due to a birth defect, Brandon Canesi’s hands never fully developed, giving him the ‘stumps’ he now uses every day. Canesi says he will bear all the strange looks it takes for future disabled golfers to thrive.“I do what I do to be a role model for kids,"Canesi said. Originally from New Jersey, Can
Communities around the United States will come together on November 11 to celebrate Veterans Day. Although it falls on a Sunday the official observance will fall on tomorrow, Monday, November 12. Observances around the Grand Strand look to honor all those who served our country.
One person is dead Sunday and another still recovering after an overnight crash on SC 410. The South Carolina Highway Patrol says a vehicle traveling westbound on SC 410 around 4:45 a.m. drifted off the side of the roadway before flipping multiple times. The driver was killed as a result of the cra
Police are investigating Sunday after a man’s body was found near Murrells Inlet. According to the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to the scene of two tents near a strip mall off Old Kings Highway near the Georgetown-Horry County line.
An accident on Highway 544 has traffic in the area of Highway 544 and Highway 17 Bypass in gridlock.According to South Carolina Highway Patrol the accident occurred just before noon at 11:57 a.m. in front of the Arby’s on Highway 544. Be aware traffic in the area is moving very slowly.
A driver is dead Saturday after driving off the road early Saturday morning in Florence County. According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol a driver veered off the side of Old River Road around 1:15 a.m. before hitting a ditch and flipping the vehicle multiple times.
Coach Jesse Patrick has been a part of the Carolina Forest Cross Country program for 10 years. Four of those as an athlete and the rest as a coach. According to Patrick this year’s squad is the best he’s been a part of and the numbers agree.
Jack Nicklaus visited Pawleys Plantation Golf and Country Club Monday, celebrating the 30th anniversary for the course. Nicklaus also instructed young golfers from around the Grand Strand as a part of ‘The First Tee’ program - an organization aimed at teaching children life skills through golf.
A man was killed Sunday after driving off the side of Highway 52 just outside of Cheraw and striking a ditch. Chesterfield County Coroner has identified the driver as 45-year-old Christopher Lemonte Cue of Cheraw.
Runners will compete in the Myrtle Beach mini-marathon Sunday, October 21. The race will impact surrounding roads for several hours in the downtown Myrtle Beach area. Below is all you need to know about the race and which areas to avoid.
Typically one’s first day on the job is memorable but one first-timer with the Myrtle Beach Police Department had a first day she will never forget. PTL Amanda Johnston stopped a driver for an expired tag and it turned out to be none other than Myrtle Beach Mayor Brenda Bethune.
North Myrtle Beach Volleyball enters the final week of the regular season 15-5 on the year and still unbeaten in their region. The Chiefs will face rival and 2017 State Champion Myrtle Beach Thursday for the region championship and home court advantage throughout the playoffs.