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A New Mayor, New Era Of Hope

Bethune is Mayor

A gracious, and, at times, overwhelmed Brenda Bethune was sworn in as Myrtle Beach’s new mayor today.  Bethune took the oath of office before a packed auditorium at 1 p.m. in the Ted C. Collins building on Oak Street. The Bethune era brings a new chapter of hope and excitement …

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Margaritaville Hotel Likely Coming To Myrtle Beach


A well known Myrtle Beach developer has stated that a Margaritaville Hotel is likely  coming to Myrtle Beach. OUR PLACE MEMBERS CONTINUE – CLICK HERE For other MyrtleBeachSC.com readers:  Most of our articles DO NOT have limited access.  Sensitive articles will have limited privacy access in 2018 forward.  MyrtleBeachSC.com believes …

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Sensitive Information – Authorized Access Only

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Myrtle Beach History Changes On The 8s. 1918 to 2018

Bethune Era

In 1918, the Woodside brothers began their first discussions of building a prominent oceanfront hotel, with horse stables and a world class golf course in what would become Myrtle Beach.  The country club is historically associated with an important period in Myrtle Beach history – the tenure of John T. …

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Apologies To John Rhodes

Apologies John Rhodes

Last year,  about this time,  I was covering a story on Natalia’s Bar and Grill. The business owner, Natalie Litsey, was being wrongfully shut down by the city of Myrtle Beach as the city wanted to purchase the entire Super Block for reasons still not fully explained. I promised her …

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Huggins Out At WPDE TV 15

Billy Huggins

Employees of WPDE ABC TV 15 were notified internally that long time station manager, Billy Huggins, will be parting with the station at the end of this month. The TV station is owned by Sinclair Broadcasting. Sinclair is among the largest broadcasting corporations in America.  Sinclair Broadcasting is currently involved …

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I 73 Dean

The I-95 Connector To Highway 22, needed to complete the S.C. I-73 project, will cost taxpayers $2.4 billion.  The tax funds are currently not available. Please Turn Volume Button On To Hear Video MBACC’s VIDEO MAKES CLAIMS ABOUT I-73.  Locals Say Jobs Claims Unlikely. Congestion Issues Not Likely Solved By …

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Councilman Jeffcoat Denies Eminent Domain Issued

Mary Jeffcoat

Myrtle Beach business owner, Andrew Paulussen, asked Myrtle Beach City Council to rescind the Eminent Domain order that city council commissioned City Manager John Pedersen with for use in purchasing his property last February 28th. _______________________________________________________________________ CITY OF MYRTLE BEACH REGULAR AGENDA FEBRUARY 28, 2017 Motion M2017-33 to authorize the City Manager and …

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