The Florence Police Department and Florence County Coroner's Office are investigating after a person was found dead in a home on Dexter Avenue, according to Lt. Mike Brandt with the Florence Police Department.
A Coastal Carolina University graduate and local dive instructor is being honored in a very unique way. Not flowers or balloons, but an underwater dive site dedicated to Chris Chong, who passed away in December.
Fayetteville Police are currently searching for an attempted murder suspect in a stabbing that occurred in Florence County Saturday afternoon, according to a release from the Fayetteville Police Department.
A homicide investigation is underway in Lumberton after a 17-year-old was found suffering from a gunshot wound on Roberts Avenue, according to Captain Terry Parker with the Lumberton Police Department.
DARLINGTON, SC (WMBF) – One lane of Wells Street in Darlington is closed until further notice after a wall collapsed during Sunday night’s storms, according to a post on the City of Darlington’s Facebook page. The wall collapsed on Wells Street near the World Finance Building and City Hall. Drivers are asked to avoid the area. Copyright 2018 WMBF News. All Rights Reserved.
One person was injured after a shooting at the Cambridge Apartments in Lamar, according to Lt. Kilgo with the Darlington County Sheriff's Office. Cambridge Apartments are on Jackson Street, just outside of Lamar.
HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Horry County Fire Rescue crews are on scene of a working structure fire in Myrtle Beach, according to a Tweet from HCFR. The fire is at 936 Evergreen Drive. First units on scene have reported this to be a well-involved fire in a single wide house trailer. WMBF News has a crew on the way, check back with us for more details as we get them. Copyright 2018 WMBF News. All Rights Reserved.
MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - Many local businesses teamed up to create the 'Beauty Bar Prom' contest - to help deserving young women in our area look and feel their best for the perfect prom night. Friday was St. James High School's prom, and Ashley Simpson, one of the contest's winners spent that morning getting her make-over. With the help of many local businesses, Ashley was treated like royalty. You name it, the dress, hair, nails and make-up, jewelry, dinne...
An accident in Darlington County Saturday night claimed the life of two men, according to Darlington County Coroner Todd Hardee. The accident happened on Society Hill Road around 9:55 Saturday night, according to LcPl. Matt Southern with South Carolina Highway Patrol.
LAMAR, SC (WMBF) – Darlington County Sheriff's Deputies, the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, and the Florence County Sheriff's Office Dive Team are all currently searching for a missing fisherman in Lamar, according to a press release from DCSO. They are currently searching the area on Governor Run Drive. The coroner has been called to the scene. Check back with WMBF News for more information on this developing story. Copyright 2018 WMBF News. All...
HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – An Horry County Fire Rescue ambulance was stolen from Waccamaw Hospital Saturday night, according to a tweet from HCFR. No patients or crew members were in the ambulance when it was stolen. The ambulance was quickly recovered and taken out of service to be cleared for use. Police will now investigate the incident. Copyright 2018 WMBF News. All Rights Reserved.
Over 4,000 Horry Electric Cooperative Inc. customers are without power in Horry County Sunday night, according to the online power outage map. As of 5:30 p.m. Sunday night, 4,579 customers were affected. Affected areas include parts of Conway, Aynor, Loris, and Johnsonville.
The Surfside Beach Police Department is looking to identify a suspect pictured tampering with vehicles, according to a post on their Facebook page. The suspect reportedly tampered with vehicles in the 300 block of 3rd Avenue North.
A Myrtle Beach police officer was involved in a motor-vehicle accident Saturday night, confirms Captain Joey Crosby with MBPD. The accident occurred near 17th Avenue North. Per standard protocol, South Carolina Highway Patrol is currently investigating, according to Captain Crosby
LONGS, SC (WMBF) – Horry County Fire Rescue is on scene of a house fire in Longs, according to a tweet from HCFR. The fire is at 310 St. Johns Circle. Fire crews on scene have reported this to be a single family home with smoke showing. This is a developing story, check back with WMBF News for more information. Copyright 2018 WMBF News. All Rights Reserved.
Horry County Fire Rescue responded to a structure fire Saturday night, according to a tweet from HCFR. The fire was at 5411 Figure Eight Road near Socastee. First units on scene reported a working fire in a single wide house trailer.
A car accident with injuries has been reported on U.S. 17 Bypass near Mr. Joe White Avenue, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol's traffic information. The accident is causing a major back-up on U.S. 17 North, but traffic is slowly getting through.
Good Friday is a Christian holiday commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. It's a day of reflection, prayer and service. The Salvation Army of Conway planned on conducting an open air meeting Friday morning – a tradition dating back to 1865, but unfortunately mother nature had other plans.
One local dog is waiting to be adopted....but first, he needs surgery to help him walk and run comfortably again. Blue, a young pitbull, came to Grand Strand Humane Society as a stray in December. When he started holding up his leg in pain, the veterinarians checked him out, and diagnosed him with luxating patella.
A homicide investigation is underway in Longs after a shooting on Radius Road Saturday morning, according to Krystal Dotson with Horry County Police. Officers responded to Radius Road around 5:30 a.m. Saturday in reference to a shooting. Upon arrival, they located one male who was pronounced dead on scene.
Horry County Fire Rescue is currently working to rescue one patient from a vehicle following a head-on accident in Conway, according to tweets from HCFR. The accident happened on Old Reaves Ferry Road and Bear Bluff Road. HCFR reports three patients, and one person is currently trapped. A medical helicopter has been requested.
A State Constable was involved in a shooting Saturday night in Florence, according to Lt. Mike Brandt with the Florence Police Department. The shooting occurred around 11:10 Saturday night on Waverly Avenue, near Sunset Drive.