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Horry County moves to OPCON 3

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – On October 16, Horry County will begin operating at OPCON 3 due to continuing flooding concerns.

Horry County Police will continue to staff security checkpoints along the Waccamaw River and Horry County Emergency Operations Center will remain prepared 24 hours a day.

Both the South Carolina of Natural Resources and Horry County Police will provide boat patrols along the Intracoastal Waterway and Waccamaw River.

Currently over 2,000 Horry County residents have applied to the Federal Emergency Management Agency for assistance.

For more information, visit www.horrycounty.org or call Horry County Emergency Management at 843-915-5150

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