New cell phone tower expands coverage in Carolina Forest

Horry County, SC - HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - The activation of a new cell phone tower in Carolina Forest is aiming at providing better reception for HTC Horizon customers.

The tower, located along Carolina Forest Boulevard, is one of five new wireless towers constructed by HTC Horizon  across the county. HTC engineers have expanded coverage for Loris, Aynor, Conway and Lee's Landing with the initiative.

Officials with HTC Horizon say customers in the Avalon, Walker's Woods and Plantation Lakes communities in Carolina Forest will notice "significant improvements" with their 3G coverage.

The tower has also added coverage to smaller portions of the Sawgrass, Southgate, Covington Lakes, Westhaven and Waterbridge communities.

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