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Dog who was severely emaciated adopted after incredible recovery

A dog who was severely emaciated and taken to the Grand Strand Humane Society earlier this year has been adopted after going through an incredible recovery.

Horry County Police investigating robbery at Dunkin’ Donuts

Men steal money from cash register at Darlington County Dollar General

Police on scene at Walmart in Conway after power goes out

  In the aftermath of mass shootings, Myrtle Beach group offers active shooter training

Doctors simplifying concussion treatment ahead of football season

Two injured after early morning wreck in Nichols

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Two injured in Horry County accident

New information released in Dale Earnhardt Jr. family plane crash

  FIRST ALERT: Soggy skies this afternoon, but drier Sunday ahead.

Still recovering from health scare, country music artist cancels Myrtle Beach show

Lightning hits Horry Electric Co-op power station causing outage impacting over 4,000 customers

'I can’t sing’: Rookie Renfrow booed by teammates after singing struggles on HBO’s ‘Hard Knocks’

Portion of Lake City highway officially re-named in honor of fallen FCSO Investigator Farrah Turner

Family and friends gathered Saturday for a ceremony honoring the legacy of an Florence County Sheriff’s deputy killed in the line of duty.

Myrtle Beach and Pawleys Island among nominees for Southern Living’s ‘Best Southern Beach Town’

Pawley’s Island and Myrtle Beach join the list of over 20 nominees in Southern Living Magazine’s ‘South’s Best 2020’ contest. The contest asks voters to select the best restaurants, bars, hotels and attractions across the region.

Man arrested after stabbing that left two injured in Bennettsville

One man has been arrested following a stabbing in Bennettsville Saturday night.

SCHP: Crash with injuries blocks highway in Bennettsville

A crash has forced crews to block a highway in Bennettsville.

  SC Attorney General sues major opioid distributors

Murrells Inlet bar, restaurant closing its doors

  CCU athletics loses funding from top donor, proposed soccer complex on hold

  New contender in the running for Horry County auditor

  Bullying, other student violations on a decline in Florence School District One

Report: Thief takes two guns, drink of whiskey from Myrtle Beach home

  Restaurant Scorecard: No hand washing after handling raw meat at one eatery, flies in kitchen at another

We begin this week’s Restaurant Scorecard with Loco Gecko at 805 S. Ocean Blvd., in Myrtle Beach.

  Judge denies bond for man accused of killing cousin in Loris

Bond denied, granted for several other high-profile cases in Horry County as well

  VIDEO: Lightning bolt strikes inches away from S.C. school guidance counselor

A Horry County guidance counselor had quite the scare when a bolt of lightning struck near inches from him as he was walking to his car.

Authorities close part of Florence County road during investigation

An investigation has part of a Florence County Road closed off to drivers Friday afternoon.

Arrest warrant issued for Hartsville man after armed robbery of N.C. jewelry store

A Hartsville man is wanted in connection with an armed robbery at a jewelry store that happened last month in North Carolina.

Construction company sues Ripley’s, contractor over unpaid penguin exhibit work

A construction company is accusing Ripley’s Aquarium and a contractor of not paying the full amount for work it did on the penguin exhibit.

  Georgetown Co. correctional officer sexually assaulted inmate, lawsuit says

A Georgetown County correctional officer has been accused in a lawsuit of sexually assaulting a jail inmate.

  Auditor’s office will use new camera to check vehicle registrations at Horry County schools

The Horry County Auditor’s Office will continue to check for out-of-state tags during the upcoming school year.

Judge sentences Surfside Beach man to 12 years for drug charges

A Surfside Beach man pleaded guilty to two drug charges.

  RCSD releases dashcam video of chase, shooting after bank robbery

Police released dashcam footage and new details about a bank robbery that led to a wild police chase and an officer-involved shooting in northeast Columbia.

  VIDEO: Baby sea turtles prepare for a swim at S.C. beach

A group of baby sea turtles prepared to take some laps in the sea this week.

  Deputies seek to identify two people suspected of stealing golf cart

Georgetown County deputies are asking for the public’s help in identifying two theft suspects.

Coroner releases name of bicyclist hit, killed in Timmonsville crash

A bicyclist died in a crash Thursday night in the Timmonsville area.

  Are your kids back on their school sleep schedule? Experts say it’s not too late

Summer break is coming to a close for many students across Horry and Florence counties.

  Suspect Search: One accused of selling victim’s identity, another had evidence all over her face

Police said one suspect broke into the victim’s car then traded her identity for drugs and a second suspect had a case of the blues, as in blue hairspray.

Medical examiner identifies body found inside burning home

An investigation is underway after a body was found inside a burning home in Lumberton.

  Affordable housing community for adults with autism, learning disabilities coming to Conway

A new housing development unlike any other in Horry County is expected to open in Conway later this year.

Lighting strike causes building fire in Conway area

Firefighters said a lightning strike caused a building fire Thursday night in the Conway area.

  Florence County leaders move forward on projects to bring jobs to the area

Florence County council members moved forward on two projects during Thursday’s meeting that are expected to bring hundreds of jobs combined to the area.

  3-year-old boy, mother recovering after Conway area shooting; no arrests made

Police are investigating after a woman and a 3-year-old child were shot Wednesday night in the Conway area, according to Horry County police spokesperson Mikayla Moskov

Shaw Air Force Base identifies airman found dead in home this week

In a video posted Wednesday morning, the commander spoke with sadness and disbelief.

  Deputies capture driver after chase in Florence County

A driver is in custody after authorities said the person led them on a chase in Florence County.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Crews respond to head-on crash near Highway 905 in Conway

Conway police and fire have responded to a head-on crash.

  HGTC completes its electrical lineman training yard

On Thursday, Horry Georgetown Technical College announced the completion of its electrical lineman training yard located on the Conway campus.

Two suspects in Food Lion murder could make another attempt to get out of jail

Thursday marks one year when a man was shot and killed outside a Food Lion in Longs, while waiting to pick up his wife from work.

Coroner identifies pedestrian killed in crash on Highway 544

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash involving a pedestrian and a car.

Nineteen guns, heroin seized during Little River bust; two arrested

A drug bust in Little River led to the seizure of 19 firearms and the arrest of two people, according to authorities.

  Back-to-school life hacks for parents and students

In just four days, it will be time for students in Horry and Florence counties to crack open those textbooks again for a new school year. We know getting back into the routine can be tough on everyone in the house and you might feel the stress, especially on Monday mornings.

Sheriff’s office: Threat against S.C. Walmart stores is a hoax

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office says a hoax about Walmart is going around.

Local doctor charged in sexual assault case involving 10-year-old girl

A man charged in connection to the alleged sexual assault of a 10-year-old girl is a Veterans Affairs physician, according to VA records.

Man charged in human trafficking case found dead in Myrtle Beach hotel room

A man accused in a human trafficking case was found dead Thursday morning in a Myrtle Beach hotel room, Horry County Deputy Coroner Michelle McSpadden said.

Conway man gets 10 years for sexually assaulting child

A Conway man was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Tuesday for sexually assaulting a minor, according to a news release from the Horry County Solicitor’s Office.

Thirty-three ‘G-Shine’ gang members, associates enter guilty pleas in federal court

Less than nine months after 33 Horry County and Myrtle Beach drug traffickers were indicted based on a federal wiretap investigation into the “G-Shine” gang, all have pleaded guilty and are being sentenced in federal court.

Deputies investigating armed robbery at Florence County Dollar General

Deputies are investigating an armed robbery Wednesday night in Florence County, according to Chief Deputy Glen Kirby with the Florence County Sheriff’s Office.

Missing Florence woman found safe

Deputies are asking for the public’s help in finding a missing Florence woman.

  First Alert: Another round of storms expected this afternoon

Thursday features another day of afternoon storms that could be on the strong side.

  Community holds vigil for missing 5-year-old from Sumter, her mother

Hundreds are expected to attend Bradly’s church for a community prayer vigil tonight starting at 6:30 p.m.

  Developer proposes new mining operation in Nichols; residents are concerned

A new mining operation is being proposed in Nichols.

Man accused of firing shot in home with child inside

A man is behind bars, accused of opening fire in a home with a child inside.

  ‘The kid could light up a room’: Family remembers motocross rider killed crossing street

It wasn’t the homecoming the family of 20-year-old Jonathan Mayzak wanted.

  Horry County Schools reveals number of unvaccinated students ahead of school year

As students prepare to head back to class, WMBF wanted to find out how many students have been properly immunized before the start of the school year.

Police search for teens who damaged beach wheelchair enclosure in Pawleys Island

Police in Pawleys Island are searching for a group of teens who damaged an enclosure where a beach wheelchair is stored.

  ‘I think it’s going to get worse’: Coroner weighs in opioid deaths rising in Horry County

As the country continues to deal with a nationwide opioid epidemic, the number of opioid-related overdose deaths in South Carolina is rising.

Lawsuit accuses bishop of Catholic Diocese of Charleston of sexually abusing minor

The Catholic Diocese of Charleston says a lawsuit filed in New York names Bishop Robert Guglielmone and accuses him of sexually abusing a minor.

Judge sets $15,000 bond for suspect in Horry County human trafficking case

A man accused in a human trafficking case out of Horry County was given bond during a hearing on Wednesday.

  Food truck vendors will work with Myrtle Beach as surveillance in five local parks

Food truck vendors are heading out to five parks in the Myrtle Beach area.

  It’s not fall yet: Brown leaves caused by vegetation management

Driving along some of the Grand Strand’s highways and roadways, it may look like the change of the season, at least partially.

  Myrtle Beach could see surf park, amphitheater in 2021

The city of Myrtle Beach is one step closer to bringing a surf park to the community.

Little River bar faces lawsuit after man hit, killed while walking home from business

A wrongful death lawsuit was filed against a Little River bar, claiming a customer was hit and killed after he was forced to leave the business without a ride.

  FIRST ALERT: Steamy and stormy at times

Showers and storms at times.

Myrtle Beach VA employees accused in sexual assault case involving 10-year-old girl

Two people arrested and charged in connection to a sexual assault case involving a 10-year-old girl work for the Myrtle Beach Veterans Affairs Clinic, according to VA officials.

Warrants: Father left 5 kids inside car when he went to work at Florence Walmart

Newly released warrants show a father left his five children inside a car alone when he went to work at a Walmart in Florence.

Construction on inclusive playground for Conway park to begin Monday

Construction on the inclusive playground at a Conway park is set to begin on Monday.

Driver killed after motor home strikes a tree in Florence County

One person was killed after a motor home ran off the side of Interstate 95 in Florence County and struck a tree, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

  Tips to help cut back on your child’s screen time ahead of the new school year

We’re only days away from the first day of school, and that means students will be coming home with assignments and homework.

Louisiana-based sports bar to open restaurant in Myrtle Beach area

A Louisiana-based family sports bar will celebrate its groundbreaking event in Horry County by offering guests samples of some of its menu options.

  NASCAR pit crews prepare for Southern 500 at Darlington

As we countdown to the 70th running of the Bojangles’ Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway, you can feel it in the air as the start of the NASCAR Playoff inches closer.

Man charged in deadly shooting near Ocean Boulevard rejects plea deal

One of the men charged in a fatal shooting last year near Ocean Boulevard rejected a plea deal Tuesday.