NMB high school band informed they can’t attend state championship football game

A fixture of North Myrtle Beach High School football games this season will not be there when the Chiefs take the field in the state championship on Saturday.

School closings threaten gains of students with disabilities

Some schools have prioritized high-needs students in reopening plans, bringing small numbers of them back to campuses that otherwise are sticking with distance learning. But those options have only fueled further anguish when they have been reversed because of the virus.
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Photographer witnessed removal of Utah’s mysterious monolith as another appears in Romania

Ross Bernards and his friends ended up with the monolith all to themselves for about an hour and took nighttime photos until some other visitors came walking up.

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  Horry County man with cerebral palsy creates abstract art, donates proceeds

An Horry County man with cerebral palsy is using his talents to give back.
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Boy, 5, killed in train crash as Calif. family waited to see Christmas display

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

Georgetown County School District rejects COVID test kits

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DHEC explains special storage plan if Pfizer vaccine distributed in S.C.

South Carolina Supreme Court issues ruling in hospitality fee case

Home sales up by nearly 20% in SC, new data finds

Former Florence County Sheriff Kenney Boone pleads guilty to domestic violence charge

  CCU announces traffic, pedestrian safety plan for ‘College GameDay’

Authorities: Missing, endangered teen in Murrells Inlet found safe

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Saturn, Jupiter will align for ‘Christmas Star’ this month

The heavenly meeting of the two biggest worlds in our solar system is an extremely close one.

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  SCHSL Class 1A State Final preview

  ‘College GameDay’ crews arrive to begin setup at CCU

It’s getting close to ‘Game Day!’

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Kickoff time set for Sun Belt Conference Championship game at CCU

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FMU to hold five in-person commencement ceremonies for fall graduates

Francis Marion University will hold five in-person commencement ceremonies this month for its fall 2020 graduating class.
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Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as restaurant closes for virus

The mega tip was paid on a tab for a single $7 beer.

  DHEC: S.C. records 1,612 new COVID-19 cases, 35 additional deaths confirmed

Long-term care industry supports CDC recommendation to include in 1st phase of COVID-19 vaccine distribution

Water main break closes lane in Pawleys Island

  Disc golf course officially opens along the Grand Strand