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  Community remembers Baby Boy Horry on 12th anniversary of the day he was found

  WATCH: BYU arrives in Myrtle Beach ahead of game against Coastal Carolina

Family, missing persons group offers $5,000 reward in missing Florence man case

FIRST ALERT: Showers and strong wind gusts arrive tonight.

Two facing murder, attempted murder charges following two Thanksgiving holiday shootings in Horry County

  DHEC: S.C. records highest single-day number of new COVID-19 cases

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SBA releases names of Grand Strand businesses that received less than $150K in PPP loans

One taken to hospital after crews respond to possible drowning in Conway

  ‘COLLEGE GAMEDAY’ GOES TEAL: What to know ahead of CCU’s big game

  ‘We would love them just for the mullets’: ESPN’s Ryan McGee talks Chants ahead of ‘GameDay’

  Chants prep for BYU, Grand Strand preps for ‘College GameDay’

One injured in crash involving dump truck in Galivants Ferry

Police arrest two wanted for September shooting in Conway

Two people wanted in connection to a September shooting in Conway have been arrested, according to jail records.

  FIRST ALERT: Mild end to the week, showers and storms expected tonight

While we are starting off your Friday morning on a mostly dry note, we’re in for some big changes throughout this afternoon.

  HCS completes first plexiglass installation inside elementary schools

The district is starting off the process with elementary schools.

  Grand Strand hospitals break down COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan during Phase 1

Hospitals across South Carolina could start receiving the first round of COVID-19 vaccines in a matter of weeks.

3 injured after shooting in Florence, police say

  Annual Holiday Toy drive kicks off at the Florence City Center

  CCU alumni rally together with College GameDay coming to town

CCU, ESPN allowing a limited number of fans at ‘College GameDay’

  DHEC: First round of COVID-19 vaccine could arrive in S.C. mid-December

  Cresswind residents break record for Angel Tree turnout

Police: Man sexually assaulted woman after they met on dating app

A Wilmington man is behind bars at J. Reuben Long Detention Center after a woman says he assaulted her.

CCU warns of football ticket scam ahead of BYU game

CCU Public Safety said fake tickets and bar codes are being sold via social media.

SLED investigation details misconduct in office allegations against former Marion police chief

Keith Parks resigned as the head of the Marion Police Department in November after being on the job less than two months.

Florence Police searching for suspects in attempted robbery at Walmart

Officials said the incident happened Friday morning.

Bond denied for Myrtle Beach man charged in Marion County double homicide

Officials said the incident happened earlier this year.

CCU plans to show Saturday’s football game on big screen at baseball stadium

Coastal Carolina University is coming up with a creative way to allow fans to watch this weekend’s game on campus.

  DHEC: S.C. records 1,754 new COVID-19 cases, 21 additional deaths confirmed

The updated numbers were released Thursday afternoon.

Portions of roads closed as Conway is ‘painting the town teal’

The City of Conway is literally painting the town teal.

CCU, Liberty matchup canceled over COVID-19 concerns; Chants to take on BYU

Coastal Carolina’s matchup against No. 25 Liberty on Saturday has been scrubbed.

Class 2A state championship game between Marion, Abbeville postponed due to COVID-19

Marion 2A state championship game against Abbeville has been postponed, according to the Swamp Foxes' head coach.

Woman wanted for robbery at Food Lion in Darlington

Police are searching for a woman accused in an armed robbery at Darlington supermarket.

Man charged with attempted murder in Conway area shooting

A man is in custody in connection to a shooting last week in the Conway area.

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.

  Conway’s Celebration of Lights kicks off Thursday

From the holiday lights to visits with Santa, Christmas is in the air in Conway!

One sent to hospital after two-vehicle crash in Conway

One person was hurt in a two-vehicle crash Thursday morning in Conway, according to officials.

Pedestrian fatally struck by vehicle in Marlboro County

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash Thursday morning in Marlboro County.

S.C. couple dies days apart after getting COVID-19

An Anderson County couple died just days apart from each other after getting COVID-19.

  Christmas tree lots see shortage of trees; demand steady despite pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has changed a lot of things in 2020, but one thing it hasn’t changed is the community’s need for Christmas trees.

  Scholarships established in memory of slain Conway bank employees

The legacy of two Conway bank employees killed in a robbery will live on in the form of academic scholarships.

  ’We are so excited’: City of Conway paints the town teal ahead of College GameDay

Conway is bursting with Chanticleer pride, and people hope the extra spotlight this weekend brings a boost for local businesses.

  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.

Georgetown County School District rejects COVID test kits

The Georgetown County School District would have qualified for hundreds of rapid covid testing kits but the school board voted to not accept the offer during Tuesday’s board meeting.

  Business leader wants to begin a small business mentorship program in Florence

The head of the city's chamber of commerce is putting together an initiative to help small businesses.

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

The Pfizer vaccine has a complex storage and distribution plan because must be store in ultra-cold temperatures.

South Carolina Supreme Court issues ruling in hospitality fee case

The South Carolina Supreme Court issued a ruling in the long-standing hospitality fee fight between Horry County and municipalities.

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

Year-to-date, statewide homes are spending just 76 days on the market.

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

An additional charge against Boone was also dismissed.

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

Coastal Carolina University’s Department of Public Safety announced its GameDay Traffic and Pedestrian Safety Plan ahead of Saturday’s football game.

Authorities: Missing, endangered teen in Murrells Inlet found safe

The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office said an endangered teenager who went missing in the Murrells Inlet area Wednesday has been found.

Kickoff time set for Sun Belt Conference Championship game at CCU

The Chanticleers and Ragin' Cajuns last met on Oct. 14.

FIRST ALERT: Another cold night ahead of next weather-maker

Cold again tonight ahead of our next weather maker.

  North Myrtle Beach leaders vote to extend city’s state of emergency

The extended state of emergency will now run for another 60 days, unless leaders rescind it earlier or it’s extended again.

  ‘College GameDay’ crews arrive to begin setup at CCU

It’s getting close to ‘Game Day!’

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.

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

The updated figures were released Wednesday afternoon.

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

A final vote determined that Phase 1-A would not only include healthcare personnel, but also residents of long-term care facilities.

Water main break closes lane in Pawleys Island

Crews are working to repair a water main break in Pawleys Island.

  Disc golf course officially opens along the Grand Strand

The Grand Strand community welcomed their newest kind of golf course Wednesday.

Myrtle Beach man charged with murder in connection to deaths of Marion County man, woman

A Myrtle Beach man is charged in connection with the shooting deaths of a man and woman in Marion County earlier this year, authorities said.

  Signs of COVID-19 ‘burnout’ and tips to cope

Many Americans are experiencing COVID-19 “burnout” as virus cases continue to rise across many parts of the country.

Man charged in shooting on Ocean Blvd. released on bond, online records show

A man accused in a shooting earlier this year on Ocean Boulevard has been released from jail, online records show.

  U.S. Attorney: Dozens charged in interstate drug trafficking ring out of Myrtle Beach, Conway, Florence

More than two dozen people have been charged with federal drug conspiracy and firearms charges.

Police arrest suspect in Timmonsville shooting that hurt bystander

Timmonsville police have arrested one person in connection to a shooting that hurt one person.

Police: 8-year-old hurt in Mullins shooting; investigation underway into multiple shootings

The Mullins Police Department is investigating a string of shootings that have plagued the city over the past couple of weeks, including one that hurt a child.

Sidney Moorer asks S.C. Supreme Court to review conviction in Heather Elvis case

A high-profile disappearance case in Horry County could go all the way to the South Carolina Supreme Court.

  ‘Wait till you see what’s coming’: Construction finally underway on new Surfside Beach Pier

Crews were out demolishing the old pier on Tuesday.

  State superintendent: Florence County leaders should consider consolidating all 5 school districts

South Carolina Superintendent Molly Spearman also addressed the potential consolidation of Florence School District Four and the fate of Timmonsville High School.

  One Grand Strand organization works to revitalize downtown Myrtle Beach

Revitalizing downtown Myrtle Beach is top of mind for city leaders, but now a new non-profit organization is stepping in to help promote growth and diversity.

Thousands of South Carolinians will lose unemployment benefits this month

South Carolinians who have not yet exhausted their 20 weeks of state unemployment benefits will continue to receive them until they hit that cap.

  Santee Cooper sending checks to customers, non-customers as part of lawsuit settlement

Santee Cooper and Horry Electric Cooperative customers are receiving checks in the mail from Santee Cooper as a result of the VC Summer lawsuit settlement.

Lawsuit alleges St. James Elementary student sickened by exposure to mold

The family of a former student at St. James Elementary School has filed a lawsuit against Horry County Schools, alleging he became sick due to exposure to mold while at the school.

COVID-19 vaccine to be free as N.C. health officials prepare for distribution

Early results show that two vaccines – from Moderna and Pfizer – to be highly effective.

Myrtle Beach police investigate shooting; no one hurt

An investigation is underway into a shooting in Myrtle Beach.

Graham: Trump should attend Biden’s inauguration

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham says he thinks President Donald Trump should attend President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration because it would be “good for the country.”

FIRST ALERT: Coldest night since March

The coldest night since early March is on the way.

Georgetown County deputies ask for help in search for man missing since February

The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office is asking for information on a man who has been missing since February.

  DHEC: S.C. records 1,297 new COVID-19 cases, 13 additional deaths confirmed

The updated figures were released Tuesday afternoon.

Man arrested after shots fired call in Georgetown

One man is facing drug and weapon charges after reports of a fight and shots fired came on Monday in the city of Georgetown, authorities said.