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I-73 Hypocrisy – Always about money

Opinion One of Mayor Bethune’s closest political allies, former Horry County Chairman Mark Lazarus championed and worked to extend a sunset 1.5% county-wide hospitality tax in 2017. The continued funding was to be allocated to building I-73. While our news organization cried foul, Mayor John Rhodes (mayor of Myrtle Beach …

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S.C. establishment works to blunt constitutional carry

Few in Horry County have heard the names of Rep. Jonathon Hill of Anderson or Rep. Josiah Magnuson of Spartanburg. Yet these are the faces of the new conservative movement now also taking shape in Horry County. Hill sponsored the very popular constitutional carry bill which stalled this month in …

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How MBACC wins state grants – is this criminal?

Myrtle Beach Area Chamber

Publishers Note: With the S.C. Statehouse in session, much has been made about angry resident language towards S.C. legislators. One key legislator publicly stated yesterday that he was afraid of some constituents on what he called the “far” right. We offer the below re-printed investigative report by the Nerve. In …

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Local Writer Mande Wilkes Comments On New Radio Show

Opinion – Mande Wilkes When local right-wing radio host Liz Callaway recently announced her departure from WRNN, many assumed she was pushed out. Dave Priest, her leftist co-host, is also the station’s programming director, and he had not been shy about pulling rank when the two disagreed.  Reportedly Priest even …

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Why The Civil Asset Forfeiture Bill Went Sideways

Last Month, MyrtleBeachSC news covered the investigative report put out by the Greenville News. See it here: https://myrtlebeachsc.com/taken-usa-today-reports-82-mbpd-seizures-of-black-peoples-property/. The report exposes how local government police forces and sheriffs offices are taking millions of dollars in asset seizures without charging anyone with a crime. Reason.com covered this same article and explained …

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