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After Grande Dunes Crime Spree, City Hall Secured

Grande Dunes

After residents of the gated and affluent Grande Dunes community reported ongoing issues with crime these past few weeks, City Manager John Pedersen is choosing to place security at the entrance of Myrtle Beach City Hall.  His efforts are a measure to ensure his own personal safety, as well as, …

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Group Says Horry Council Short Sighted

CHARLESTON, SC—This afternoon, Horry County Council passed a resolution committing $23 million—more than half of the revenue from the County’s hospitality tax—for the next 20 years to funding Horry County’s portion of I-73. In response to the vote that commits $23 million annually to the unnecessary interstate, Coastal Conservation League …

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GROUP SAYS NO TO $30 MILLION ANNUALLY FOR I-73

Horry County is considering diverting most of its hospitality tax revenue to one political project for years to come: the unneeded and costly I-73. At a special meeting tomorrow, Horry County Council will introduce a resolution to use 72 percent of the county’s hospitality fee revenue ($30 million ANNUALLY) for the construction of …

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MyrtleBeachSC News Attacked By City Again

Gordon Hirsch

IN THE PRIVATE SECTOR, EMPLOYEES ARE EVALUATED, GRADED AND DISMISSED FOR POOR PERFORMANCE.  WHY SHOULDN’T GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES BE HELD TO THOSE SAME STANDARDS? The City of Myrtle Beach attacked MyrtleBeachSC news once again today.  It is the latest attack among many over the past, few years. A post by City …

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