Special Olympics to hold spring games April 7 - WMBFNews.com, Myrtle Beach/Florence SC, Weather

Special Olympics to hold spring games April 7

Myrtle Beach, SC -

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - Horry County Special Olympics is hosting its annual Spring Games on April 7. The event - slated for 10 a.m. at Socastee High School - is expected to draw hundreds of athletes from all areas of the county to compete in track and field events.

In addition to the competition, there will be a carnival, mascots, local celebrities, local athletes and live performances from several local bands and musicians, including Legends in Concert.

The event, sponsored by Ripley's, Springmaid Beach Resort and the Fraternal Order of Police, will welcome more than 40 other businesses from the community who will participate in the planning and implementation of the games.

Horry County Special Olympics serves more than 400 local mentally disabled athletes in several sports. HCSO currently has athletes who compete in local, state and national events such as golf, alpine skiing, bowling, swimming, basketball, bocce, tennis and track and field.

Copyright 2010 WMBF News. All rights reserved.

  • Local NewsLocalMore>>

  • Police investigating body found Saturday morning in Socastee

    Police investigating body found Saturday morning in Socastee

    Saturday, August 18 2018 10:39 AM EDT2018-08-18 14:39:46 GMT
    Source: Ian Klein/WMBFSource: Ian Klein/WMBF

    HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) — Horry County Police are investigating Saturday after a body was found off Peachtree Road in Socastee. According to Capt. John Harrelson with the Horry County Police Department, investigators are still working to determine the exact cause of death.  WMBF will continue to follow this developing story and will pass along more information as it becomes available. Copyright 2018 WMBF News. All rights reserved.

    More >>

    HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) — Horry County Police are investigating Saturday after a body was found off Peachtree Road in Socastee. According to Capt. John Harrelson with the Horry County Police Department, investigators are still working to determine the exact cause of death.  WMBF will continue to follow this developing story and will pass along more information as it becomes available. Copyright 2018 WMBF News. All rights reserved.

    More >>
  • Police searching for alleged Surfside armed robber

    Police searching for alleged Surfside armed robber

    Saturday, August 18 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-08-18 14:13:10 GMT
    Source: Horry County Police DepartmentSource: Horry County Police Department
    Source: Horry County Police DepartmentSource: Horry County Police Department
    HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) — Police are asking for the public's assistance Saturday in the search for an armed robbery suspect.  Horry County Police Department If you have any information about the identity of this suspect please call 843-915-TIPS or email police at crimetips@horrycounty.org. Copyright 2018 WMBF News. All rights reserved.More >>
    HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) — Police are asking for the public's assistance Saturday in the search for an armed robbery suspect.  Horry County Police Department If you have any information about the identity of this suspect please call 843-915-TIPS or email police at crimetips@horrycounty.org. Copyright 2018 WMBF News. All rights reserved.More >>
  • Police investigating after one sent to hospital overnight with gunshot wound

    Police investigating after one sent to hospital overnight with gunshot wound

    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:48 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:48:07 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)
    LONGS, SC (WMBF) — A victim is still recovering Saturday after being brought to the hospital overnight following shooting. Horry County Police are still investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident that sent one to the hospital. According to Cpt. John Harrelson the victim was picked up by authorities near the Speedway in Longs. WMBF will continue to follow this developing story and pass along any new information as it comes available.  Copyright 2018 WMBF New...More >>
    LONGS, SC (WMBF) — A victim is still recovering Saturday after being brought to the hospital overnight following shooting. Horry County Police are still investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident that sent one to the hospital. According to Cpt. John Harrelson the victim was picked up by authorities near the Speedway in Longs. WMBF will continue to follow this developing story and pass along any new information as it comes available.  Copyright 2018 WMBF New...More >>
Powered by Frankly