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Woman pleads guilty in North Myrtle Beach golf cart crash that killed NC woman
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) - A woman pleaded guilty to reckless homicide on Wednesday for a deadly golf cart crash in North Myrtle Beach in 2017. According to the Horry County Public Index, Diane Lynn Hunter pleaded guilty to reckless homicide caused by injury from vehicle on Wednesday. Hunter
Fire extinguished that engulfed 18-unit building in North Myrtle Beach
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - A fire that engulfed an 18-unit apartment building on Thursday is now out, more than four hours after it began. The fire is said to have began around 2 p.m. on Thursday at The Havens in Barefoot Resort. The city of North Myrtle Beach said that though the fire is out,
New housing for homeless and disabled veterans opens in Myrtle Beach
Many of them gave their lives to give us the freedoms we enjoy every day, and because of that, leaders in Myrtle Beach are making residential facilities accessible for veterans with a new housing development, for homeless and disabled veterans.
Two wanted for attempted murder by Horry police in custody
HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A duo wanted for attempted murder following a shooting incident in Horry County have been taken into custody, according to an online post from the Horry County Police Department.
Re-entry job fairs to be held in Conway, Myrtle Beach in October
According to a press release from the South Carolina Department of Probation, Parole and Pardon Services, a job fair will be held on Wednesday, October 24 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Horry Georgetown Technical College's Conference Center, located at 2050 US-501 in Conway.
Myrtle Beach vet warns of mushroom dangers to dogs
MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - A viral Facebook post is warning of a poisonous mushroom nicknamed "death angel" and the dangers it could pose to your pet. One Myrtle Beach veterinarian says it's possible they could pop up in our area.The so-called "death angel" mushrooms could cause liver failure in dogs
Planning commission files complaint against Surfside Beach over 'irreparable harm' new entertainment district could bring
SURFSIDE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - The Surfside Beach Planning and Zoning Commission and a local resident have filed a complaint against the town over its recently approved entertainment district. According to court documents filed Oct. 16, the town council exempted developments in the new district from th
Myrtle Beach exterminator owner charged with failing to pay over $100K in taxes
MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – A Myrtle Beach business owner was arrested Tuesday after allegedly not paying more than $100,000 withheld from employee wages.
Woman pleads guilty to reckless homicide for deadly 2017 North Myrtle Beach golf cart crash
"As Ms. Hunter was passing the van on the left, she ran off the left side of the road. Ms. Hunter struck three mailboxes, three trashcans, and two recycle bins. Ms. Hunter drug one trash can under the vehicle and returned to the roadway," a police report states. Police say after passing the van, she
‘They’re dead:’ Authorities release 911 call after two bodies found in burned car in Socastee
HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – The 911 call made after two bodies were found in a burned car in the Socastee area in July were released this week.In the audio, the caller identifies himself as the general superintendent for a construction site off of Butler Road for the Carolina Bays Parkway.“On the entr
3 wanted for attempted murder by Horry County police taken into custody
According to a tweet from the Horry County Police Department, Dorein Vereen, Jerron Bellamy, and Rakim Robinson were taken into custody as of 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday.
What a text conversation said as a teen lured murder victim for sex, prosecutor says
It was June 2014, and Stewart lured Alton Daniels to the Days Inn on 9th Avenue and Yaupon Drive, Miles said. He told Daniels he’d trade oral sex for money. But then Daniels was later found shot dead in his car. His buckle was undone and his zipper was down, said Paul Sweeney, the first Myrtle Beach
Crime has decreased in the City of Myrtle Beach, top cop says
According to Prock, the number of part one crimes — aggravated assaults, robberies, homicides and rape offenses — has decreased by more than 21 percent since 2017.
NC state trooper shot, killed while conducting traffic stop; suspect in custody
Praying for NCSHP this morning as they try to pick up the pieces and move forward after the loss of one of their own this morning! ?— Zebulon Police Dept (@ZebulonPoliceNC)October 17, 2018
Man charged with 2002 murder of Myrtle Beach police officer, sentenced to death files for new trial
According to court documents, Luzenski Allen Cottrell filed for post conviction relief and a new, non-jury trial on Monday.
Woman cut after finding razor blade taped to car door handle at Myrtle Beach Tanger Outlets
The victim, a 40-year-old woman from Longs, said she parked her gray 2018 Nissan Armada with a South Carolina license plate in the F parking lot, the report states. When the woman returned to her car, she found a razor blade tapped to her front driver side door handle.
Myrtle Beach pest exterminator owner arrested for failing to pay over $180,000 in taxes
Beverly Griggs, 56, owner of Todd’s Best Exterminating Company Inc. in Myrtle Beach, was arrested Tuesday by South Carolina Department of Revenue (SCDOR) agents.
Police searching for men wanted for attempted murder
Dorein Antwon Vereen, 20, Jerron Demar Bellamy, 21, and Rakim Kayshon Robinson, 21 are each wanted for five counts of attempted murder.
Special Olympics South Carolina needs volunteers for state fall games in Myrtle Beach
Myrtle Beach, SC (WBTW) - As one of the largest multi-sport state competitions, State Fall Games has grown tremendously over the last five years. On the weekend of October 26-28, more than 1500 delegation members from around the state will converge on Myrtle Beach for Special Olympics South Carolina
Murder trial begins for man accused of using sex to lure victim into robbery in MB
Meleke Stewart sat shirtless in a room at the Chester County Sheriff’s Office being questioned by a Myrtle Beach police investigator four years ago.This week, Stewart will sit in a courtroom, facing a jury in connection to the murder of 34-year-old Alton Daniels in June 2014. Pre-trial motions began