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Beach Water Pollution, Hurricanes, Rip Tides, And Jelly Fish Updates

Area beaches open up for tourists

Surfside Beach

On Tuesday, Horry County, Georgetown County, North Myrtle Beach and Surfside Beach governments voted to allow short-term rentals beginning this Friday, May 1st. Myrtle Beach City Council is expected to hold an emergency meeting about short-term rentals on Thursday. With the beaches in Pawleys Island, Surfside Beach and North Myrtle Beach …

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SCDHEC: 4 year samples show Myrtle Beach is S.C.’s dirtiest beach

Myrtle Beach

A local “establishment” blogger questioned MyrtleBeachSC news’ recent reporting concerning bacteria samples. Four years of SCDHEC [South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control] testing samples conclusively show Myrtle Beach rates unsafe more often than Georgetown, Charleston, and Beaufort counties. MyrtleBeachSC news meticulously covered this story these past 4 years …

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