Jessica Cinardo joined the WMBF News team in 2012, immediately after graduating from Coastal Carolina University. Jessica got her start at WMBF News as a News Content Specialist, learning all the ins and outs of what goes on behind the scenes of a newscast. After working in production, she soon became the 5 p.m. producer, then moved on to produce the 6 & 11 p.m. newscasts, eventually working her way up to Executive Producer. As Executive Producer, Jessica works closely with the producers of our evening newscasts, as well as our team of reporters. She also organizes the WMBF News internship program and enjoys helping college students begin to shape their broadcasting careers. Jessica, a transplant from New Jersey, has adapted well to the southern way of life and enjoys exploring the outdoors with her husband.
There’s a new tool in Florence County to help protect the lives of first responders. Howe Springs Fire Rescue re-purposed one of its pick-up trucks to create what the department is calling a “Highway Safety Unit.”
Myrtle Beach Police officers are building relationships through their service to the community.Magnolias of Myrtle Beach, a nursing home on 65th Ave. N., had its kitchen destroyed by fire February 4th, according to a Facebook post by Myrtle Beach Police Department.
Throughout January, firefighters in North Myrtle Beach are collecting coats and other winter-wear to donate to homeless children in the community.The items will be donated to the Sea Haven Youth Homeless Shelter, according to a release from the City of North Myrtle Beach.
Horry County Police are searching for a man accused of robbing someone at a Dollar General in Little River.It happened around 9 a.m. Dec. 17 at the store on Cloverleaf Drive, according to the news release from Horry County Police.
A Myrtle Beach officer killed in the line of duty in 2002 was remembered by his fellow officers today.Officer Joe McGarry was killed Dec. 29, 2002 while he and his partner investigated a suspicious person at a business on North Kings Highway.
It’s what the holidays are all about, giving selflessly for the benefit of others.For one Myrtle Beach firefighter, the spirit of Christmas came early when Monika Newman stopped by the department’s administration building last Friday.