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Hidden Resort Fees Hurt Tourism – Promote Corruption


Data Shows Tourism Tax Does Not Work. Guests Hate Hidden Fees Hidden Resort Fees Hurt Tourism Myrtle Beach Chamber is once again being investigated for state-wide corruption Checking out of a hotel room is usually a stress-free process – unless your bill is filled with unexpected charges.  Tourists visiting the …

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Myrtle Beach Terrorism Threat Thwarted

Myrtle Beach Airport

  Myrtle Beach Terrorism Threat Thwarted By Myrtle Beach Crime Unit On January 5th, Myrtle Beach police officials received an anonymous letter threatening to detonate explosives at key locations throughout the city if certain demands were not met. According to Lt. Joey Crosby, the Myrtle Beach Police Department was given …

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Leader Says City Promotes Tax And Spend

Tax and Spend

Tax and Spend Letter To Editor   Leader Says Area Promotes Tax And Spend Government When did our local [Myrtle Beach] politicians develop a tax and spend mentality? A family member of mine in Gainesville, Florida recently said to me the sales tax there is 6.5% and asked what ours is. …

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Carol Duty – Letter To The Editor

Horry County Shelter

The Other Side of the Story The Horry County Animal Care Center I know Author, Carol Duty There are two sides of every story and one was told in an article dated Jan 2, 2016 titled “Local Rescues 70 Animals Over Holidays through adoption refunds” that lead some readers to …

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Musicians Upset Over Musicians’ Tax

Musicians Protest

Musicians Upset Over Musicians’ License Required By City Of Myrtle Beach Fines of $1,095.00 per instance charged by city of Myrtle Beach   “The City of Myrtle Beach is requiring all bands and musicians who perform within the city limits to hold a business license, even if the venue’s license is current …

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Local Rescues 70 Animals Over Holidays

Circle Of Life Cat Santuary

Local Rescues 70 Animals Over Holidays through adoption refunds Two days before Christmas, Horry County Police arrested Garry Gause, the Director of Horry County’s Animal Care Center.   The arrest was confirmed by the county’s spokeswoman Lisa Bourcier. Bourcier also confirmed Gause resigned that Friday, December 23rd. Garry Gause (source: J. …

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