Doctors fight their own addictions amid the opioid crisis

  Attorneys: Ohio State needs to reveal who knew about abuse

Woman accused of bringing loaded gun to MYR

‘Watch & Win’ for a chance at a $250 gift card

  First Alert: Sunshine continues, high humidity returns this weekend

Man charged in death of beloved dog Tommie

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  Part 1: WMBF News investigates if local seafood actually comes from the Carolina coast

  GRAPHIC: Dog survives alligator attack in SC family’s backyard

Andrea, first named storm of the 2019 season, forms in the Atlantic

Authorities investigate suspicious house fire in Marion

Deputies search for burglary suspect captured on video surveillance

Sheriff’s office seeks help finding missing 14-year-old NC boy

  Mother of five children allegedly killed by father takes the stand in death penalty trial

Court proceedings came to a halt and the jury was escorted out of the room as the mother of five slain children sat crying and sobbing uncontrollably while testifying against her ex-husband and alleged killer, Timothy Jones Jr.

  Businesses, officials prepare for Bikefest after busy Spring Rally weekend

The revving of motorcycle engines is a welcome sound to businesses across the Grand Strand.

  Grand Strand mayors speak out against proposed hospitality fee bill

The blame game continues in a battle over valuable tax dollars in Horry County.

  Parents support Carolina Forest dance instructor accused of having sexual relationship with minor

A Carolina Forest dance instructor allegedly had a sexual relationship with an underage boy in 2016, prompting his arrest on Friday, according to authorities.

  Some homeowners want to see I-73 issue on the ballot

Man wanted in Florence bakery burglary taken into custody

Myrtle Beach wants judge to dismiss claims it owes Horry County fees tied to lawsuit

  CCU prepares to take the mound in Sun Belt Conference Baseball Tournament

Man wanted in shooting turns himself into police

  SCDOT: Goal is to have Conway Main Street Bridge open around Memorial Day

SLED arrests 16 people in Horry County on prostitution-related charges

More than a dozen people were taken to jail over the weekend on prostitution-related charges.

Indictment: Race, color a factor in 13-year-old Hania Aguilar’s kidnapping, death

The kidnapping and murder of 13-year-old Hania Aguilar was due to her “race, color, religion, nationality, or country of origin.”

Bond hearing scheduled for mother charged in death of her baby

The woman charged in connection with the death of her 11-month-old daughter is due in court Wednesday afternoon.

  ‘Game of Thrones': Water bottles join coffee cup in guest-starring roles

The series finale of “Game of Thrones” treated fans to another visual faux pas as two modern-day water bottles showed up in one of the scenes.

SC father faces charges after shooting, killing daughter trying to get into home, deputies say

An Upstate father who allegedly shot and killed his daughter as she tried to get into his home over the weekend now faces charges, the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office said Monday.

Death investigation underway at Pee Dee jail, SLED says

The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is investigating a death Sunday night at the Marlboro County Detention Center.

  Suspended Florence Co. sheriff, former Marion police officer temporarily lose law enforcement certifications

The South Carolina Law Enforcement Training Council unanimously voted to suspend Florence County Sheriff Kenney Boone’s law enforcement certification.

Charges against Red Springs police chief dismissed

Charges have been dropped against the chief of the Red Springs Police Department following allegations of unlawful removal and disposal of personnel records from the Red Springs Town Hall.

Ex-Columbia Police Chief Randy Scott arrested on federal charges in Florence County

Deputies in Florence have arrested the former chief of the Columbia Police Department on warrants issued by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms.

  GA toddler dies after ‘heinous’ child abuse

A 3-year-old victim died shortly after an investigation into a “heinous crime of child abuse” led to her parents’ arrest, according to the Albany Police Department (APD).

  ‘It’s a proud job:’ Serving as a corrections officer at J. Reuben Long is a calling, officers say

For correctional officers, their job is to maintain order and safety among those inside of the facility.

Report: Woman waves ‘hello’ to officers, leads them on chase

A woman has been arrested after allegedly fleeing from officers who were attempting a traffic stop Saturday afternoon.

Man wanted for stealing car from SC parking lot with child inside caught in West Virginia after high-speed chase, police say

Columbia Police need help locating a man who stole a running car from the parking lot of a Five Points restaurant on Saturday morning with a child inside.

Report: Auburn gymnast who injured both legs in viral video will start career at Boeing SC

Auburn gymnast Sam Cerio became an internet sensation back in April, but not in the way anybody wants to see their own name recognized

Report: SC listed among top 10 states for military retirees

South Carolina was ranked among the 10 best states for military retirees, according to a recent study released by WalletHub.

One hurt in Loris house fire

One person was injured in a house fire Monday morning in Loris.

Man wanted in deadly shooting turns himself in

The suspect wanted in connection to the shooting death of a 29-year-old man has been arrested, according to an online post from the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office.

  First Alert: Another warm start to the week, isolated shower chance possible

A weak cold front will bring an isolated rain chance and a brief break in the humidity.

Early morning shooting in Auburn leads to first officer death in 30+ years, police chief says

Auburn police have arrested a suspect they say killed one officer and shot two more officers.

SCHP investigating 12 motorcycle crashes as Rally Week continues

Just this week the South Carolina State Highway Patrol has reported two deaths involving motorcycles in Horry County.

SC students sculpt ‘temporary masterpieces’ along Grand Strand shores

South Carolina art students are in the Grand Strand this week, earning college credit for spending a day at the beach. But it’s not as relaxing as it sounds.

‘Give me everything you got’: Victim robbed at gunpoint in Myrtle Beach, report says

Police are investigating a robbery where the victim said he was held up at gunpoint.

Report: Motorcycles stolen during Grand Strand’s spring bike rally

Two bikers had a rough start to the weekend when three of their motorcycles were stolen, according to a police report.

Horry County Sheriff’s Office honors fallen deputy six years after his death

The Horry County Sheriff’s Office honored one of their own on Sunday, as they marked a somber anniversary.

Hazmat, fire crews respond to CCU for leaking medical tank

Emergency crews were called to Coastal Carolina University’s campus early Sunday morning.

Early morning fire in Florence ruled accidental, fire investigators say

Florence firefighters were called to an early morning fire on Sunday.

Parents react after Carolina Forest dance instructor charged with inappropriate sexual conduct with minor

Parents are upset Saturday after a Carolina Forest dance instructor is behind bars for the second time after reported inappropriate conduct with a minor.

Lowcountry community stands hand in hand against offshore drilling

Local leaders and community members are taking a stand against offshore drilling and seismic gun blasting with action instead of words.

Country music star Travis Tritt involved in multi-vehicle crash that left two dead, others injured on Highway 22

Two people are dead following a multi-vehicle car crash on Highway 22 early Saturday morning.

  Restaurant Scorecard: Inspectors uncover dirty knives, standing water in popular restaurant

Inspectors said they found expired food, dirty knives and standing water at a popular restaurant in The Market Common.

Florence deputies preparing for extradition after stolen car leads to arrests

Florence County deputies say an investigation into a stolen car led to an arrest Saturday. Aimee Cook, of Hiddenite, NC and Randall Scott, of Lugoff, SC have been arrested after deupties say the duo stole a 2019 Dodge Challenger. Officials say they located the vehicle at a motel on Cale Yarborough

  Motorcyclist killed in crash involving tractor-trailer on Highway 501, officials say

The South Carolina Department of Transportation is reporting a collision that has all lanes blocked on Highway 501 at SC 544.

  Troopers ask drivers to be alert during ‘100 Deadly Days of Summer’

During the past week, people along the Grand Strand have seen a major increase in traffic congestion, and it’s not about to let up any time soon.

Woman accused of hitting officer, leading police on 100 mph chase

A woman faces an attempted murder charge after authorities said she hit a Horry County officer before leading police on a chase.

Myrtle Beach police officers searching for armed robbery suspect

A search is underway in Myrtle Beach for an armed robbery suspect.

Suspended Florence Co. sheriff, former Marion police officer’s certifications in jeopardy

The certifications of two law enforcement officers in the Pee Dee could be temporarily suspended.

  Visitors weigh in on Spring Harley Rally outcome

Some visitors wished the outcome of the Spring Harley Rally would be what it used to be decades ago, but others don’t mind the calm lull they have seen on the Grand Strand this past week.

  SC school district considering a four-day school week

According to the plan proposed by Florence School District Three Superintendent Laura Hickson, classes would be Monday through Thursday, with school days extended 1.5 hours per day.

WANTED: 21-year-old sought in deadly shooting

Authorities are searching for a 21-year-old who they said shot and killed another man.

Carolina True Crime: The unsolved murder of Shawn Neal

A 23-year-old mother crossed the state line and never returned home.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Crash involving motorcycle blocks lane on Kings Highway

Emergency crews responded to a crash involving a motorcycle Friday afternoon on South Kings Highway.

  Salvation Army gives away food in Conway

The Salvation Army of Horry County made a stop in Conway to give away food to anyone who needed it.

  Army Special Forces return to NMB for high-flying training exercises

Members of the Army’s 3rd Special Forces Group put their boots in the sand on Friday and turned the coastline into their own training grounds.

  Black bear cub seen roaming around inside SC restaurant

There wasn’t a picnic basket inside, but that didn’t stop a bear from heading into a Murrells Inlet restaurant.

SC woman charged in deaths of two infants not the mother of Baby Boy Horry, DNA results confirm

A North Myrtle Beach woman charged with killing her two newborn infants and putting their bodies in dumpsters is not the mother of Baby Boy Horry, DNA tests reveal.

Judge orders mental health evaluation for couple charged in death of 2-year-old Hartsville boy

A mental health evaluation has been ordered for the Hartsville couple charged in connection with the death of a 2-year-old child.

Georgetown a top five ‘Best Coastal Small Town’ in USA Today readers contest

Once again, Georgetown found itself as one of the nation’s best small coastal communities.

Man charged in death of 13-year-old Hania Aguilar indicted

Michael McLellan has been indicted on a first-degree murder charge in connection to the death of 13-year-old Hania Aguilar, according to the Robeson County Clerk of Court.

  House approves sweeping bill to expand gay rights

Dubbed the Equality Act, the bill is a top priority of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who said it will bring the nation "closer to equal liberty and justice for all."

‘Shocking’: Ohio State doc abused 177, officials were aware

Dr. Richard Strauss groped or ogled young men while treating athletes from at least 16 sports and working at the student health center and his off-campus clinic, investigators from a law firm hired by the university found.

Report: Police find loaded gun in woman’s purse at MYR

A Little River woman was arrested Thursday after police allegedly found a firearm in her carry-on bag at the Myrtle Beach International Airport.

Deputies capture prisoner who escaped custody while being treated at local hospital

Georgetown County deputies have apprehended a prisoner they say escaped custody while being treated at Tidelands Memorial Hospital Friday morning.

Researchers track several great white sharks foraging off the Carolina Coast

Brunswick was first spotted in the Carolinas on April 15, about 25 miles off the coast of Wilmington.

  ‘South Carolina is moving in the right direction,’ but study shows state lacks funding for pre-K

A recent study by the National Institute for Early Education Research shows access to preschool in South Carolina exceeds the national average, but state funding fails to keep pace.

College students to create sand sculptures in Pawleys Island

A different type of beach beautification project is underway in Pawleys Island.

One injured after late-night shooting in the Pee Dee

One person was injured in a shooting Thursday night in Darlington County.

Missing Chesterfield County man found dead

A missing Chesterfield County man was found dead Thursday.

  FIRST ALERT: Heat and humidity ramping up into the weekend

Warm weather will return and remind us of summer with the upcoming heat and humidity.