VIDEO: Dome of Palace Theatre comes down as demolition continues - WMBFNews.com, Myrtle Beach/Florence SC, Weather

VIDEO: Dome of Palace Theatre comes down as demolition continues

The dome of the Palace Theatre came down Wednesday as demolition of the building continues. (Source: WMBF News) The dome of the Palace Theatre came down Wednesday as demolition of the building continues. (Source: WMBF News)

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – Work to tear down the Palace Theatre continued on Wednesday, with the building’s signature dome coming down.

See video of the aftermath of the dome coming down above.

Starting last Thursday, April 25, crews began tearing down the Palace Theatre. Demolition is expected to be completed before the end of June.

The Palace Theatre was heavily damaged during Hurricane Matthew last October, which left a gaping hole in the theater's front facade.

Earlier this month, it came to light that the owner of the theater, The Chapin Company, opted to demolish the building instead of repairing it.

Related stories:

Copyright 2017 WMBF News. All rights reserved. 

  • Local NewsLocalMore>>

  • Florence Co. man charged for sending nude pic to child on social media

    Florence Co. man charged for sending nude pic to child on social media

    Thursday, October 19 2017 2:09 PM EDT2017-10-19 18:09:38 GMT
    Brock Bladen Garrett. (Source: Florence Co. Detention Center)Brock Bladen Garrett. (Source: Florence Co. Detention Center)

    A 20-year-old Florence County man was arrested for allegedly sending a nude image to a minor on social media. Brock Bladen Garrett, of Scranton, SC, was arrested on Tuesday, October 17 on one charge disseminating of obscene material to a person twelve years of age or younger, according to a news release from the South Carolina Attorney General’s Office.

    More >>

    A 20-year-old Florence County man was arrested for allegedly sending a nude image to a minor on social media. Brock Bladen Garrett, of Scranton, SC, was arrested on Tuesday, October 17 on one charge disseminating of obscene material to a person twelve years of age or younger, according to a news release from the South Carolina Attorney General’s Office.

    More >>
  • Conway man admits to sexual conduct with girl he met on Facebook

    Conway man admits to sexual conduct with girl he met on Facebook

    Thursday, October 19 2017 1:43 PM EDT2017-10-19 17:43:32 GMT
    Lenada De'erick Hunt (Source: Horry County Detention Center)Lenada De'erick Hunt (Source: Horry County Detention Center)

    A Conway man has been arrested after allegedly soliciting sex from a minor he met on Facebook, according to a Horry County incident report. Lenada De’erick Hunt, 20, has been charged with criminal sexual conduct with minor 11-14 years of age, second degree. Officers responded to a residence in Longs on Oct. 18 in reference to an alleged assault.

    More >>

    A Conway man has been arrested after allegedly soliciting sex from a minor he met on Facebook, according to a Horry County incident report. Lenada De’erick Hunt, 20, has been charged with criminal sexual conduct with minor 11-14 years of age, second degree. Officers responded to a residence in Longs on Oct. 18 in reference to an alleged assault.

    More >>
  • Baby hospitalized due to brain bleed, broken femur; man arrested for assault, neglect

    Baby hospitalized due to brain bleed, broken femur; man arrested for assault, neglect

    Thursday, October 19 2017 1:39 PM EDT2017-10-19 17:39:41 GMT
    Zackary Adam Callihan (Source: Horry County Detention Center)Zackary Adam Callihan (Source: Horry County Detention Center)

    A Longs man has been arrested for suspected neglect of a child, according to an incident report with the Horry County Police Department. Zackary Adam Callihan, 28, has been charged with assault of a high and aggravated nature and unlawful neglect of child or helpless person by legal custodian. On October 3, police dispatch transferred a call from Charleston reporting suspected abuse against a 2 month old victim.

    More >>

    A Longs man has been arrested for suspected neglect of a child, according to an incident report with the Horry County Police Department. Zackary Adam Callihan, 28, has been charged with assault of a high and aggravated nature and unlawful neglect of child or helpless person by legal custodian. On October 3, police dispatch transferred a call from Charleston reporting suspected abuse against a 2 month old victim.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly