Myrtle Beach

Dropping your kids off at school? The auditor is watching you

On the first day of school, out-of-state parents should be ready to pay.<p>The Horry County Auditor’s Office will began searching school drive-through …

South Carolina

Myrtle Beach has last-minute deals that make fall feel like an endless summer

Throughout Myrtle Beach this fall, you'll find lots of ways to relax (free oceanside yoga, anyone?), which is just one reason to plan a weekend …

Travel Deals

The Parent Trip: Emily and Dana Myers of East Norriton

Three pregnancies in as many years: "Are people going to think we're nuts?"

Philadelphia

Map shows what eclipse will look like in Colorado and across the country

DENVER — The eclipse of the century is fast approaching on Monday — and it will be a show for the ages. It has been nearly 100 years since a total …

Weather

Great deal: Go to the movies every day for $10 a month

MoviePass is an interesting service that offers “unlimited” movie theater movies each month for one price. My wife and I subscribed in the past and</b> …

Grand Strand

15 Affordable Labor Day Destinations

TripAdvisor Rentals reveals the cheapest end-of-summer hot spots for families and small groups.

Labor Day

Shift toward renting is a financial boon for South Carolina public schools

Large apartment complexes and hotels have been popping up like mushrooms in some South Carolina cities, often riling residents, but there's been a …

Real Estate

Palmetto Politics: This Charleston couple really is moving to Canada because of Trump

Lots of Americans pledged to move to <b>Canada</b> if Donald Trump won the presidency.<p>This Charleston couple is actually going.<p>Husband-and-wife team <b>Robin</b> and</b> …

Charleston

Daughter Claims Beach To Blame For Mother’s Gruesome Injury

Awful.

Conservative View

Term Sheet — Tuesday, Aug. 8

Term Sheet typically focuses on one very specific kind of entrepreneurial success study: The kind where startup founders raise giant piles of venture …

Venture Capital

Neighbors chase suspects after reported kidnapping attempt in Carolina Forest

<i>Clarification: An earlier version of this story stated the children were walking home from the pool. The children were walking back from a community</i> …

Crime

Another South Carolina lawmaker resigns: Myrtle Beach's Mike Ryhal cites 'family reasons'

COLUMBIA — State Rep. Mike Ryhal, a Republican representing the fast-growing Carolina Forest area outside Myrtle Beach, will resign next week after …

Charleston

Surprise: Kentucky fan who got 2018 National Champions tattoo doesn’t remember getting it

Remember that guy who got the 2018 UK National Championship tattoo this past weekend? This probably won’t surprise you, but he doesn’t remember …

Grand Strand

Tuesday’s News & Notes

<b>Team</b><p><b>Yesterday</b><p><b>Today</b><p><b>Probable Pitchers</b><p>Syracuse<p>Lost, 4-2;<br>Won, 4-2<p>@ Toledo,<br>5:05 p.m.<p>Long (3-4, 4.00) vs.<br>Turley (1-0, 2.81)<p>Harrisburg<p>OFF DAY<p>@ Bowie, 7:05 …

Grand Strand

Flesh-eating sea bugs attacked an Australian teen's legs: 'There was no stopping the bleeding'

When 16-year-old Sam Kanizay waded into the water off Brighton Beach late Saturday, it wasn't anything unusual for the Australian teen. He had grown up in that area of Melbourne, part of an active family that participated in triathlons and frequently swam in the ocean.<p>His legs were sore from …

Where to Stay During Hurricane Season: 5 of the Best Storm-Equipped Hotels

Late summer and fall vacations can come with lower rates, good weather, and thinner crowds. However, they can also bring a bit of trepidation, as …

Hotels

4 Family Vacations That Cost Less Than $5,000 - NerdWallet

Your butt is in your office chair, but your mind is on your next vacation — maybe hitting the open road or lounging on a beach with a tropical drink …

Personal Finance

Woman says Myrtle Beach asked her to change Facebook post about flesh-eating bacteria

The woman who recently claimed her mother was infected by flesh-eating bacteria in the ocean off Myrtle Beach is now claiming the city told her to …

Grand Strand

Seaside Restaurants with Great Wine Lists on Deck | Restaurant Guides | News & Features

An ocean breeze, a sun-soaked beach, a glass of wine in hand—the simplest pleasures sometimes make for summer’s best memories. Make some new ones at …

Restaurants

Mom Gets Rare Flesh-Eating Bacterial Infection After Dipping Her Feet In Water At Myrtle Beach?

Bonita Fetterman is fighting for her life after simply dipping her feet into the ocean at Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, according to her daughter. …

Grand Strand

Flesh-Eating Bacteria at the Beach? How You Can Become Infected

A woman visiting Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, reportedly developed an infection with flesh-eating bacteria after wading in the ocean there with a …

Grand Strand

What your summer vacation of choice says about you

For a country teetering on the verge of total collapse, America remains full of prime vacation destinations. But while each of them offers some degree of family entertainment, provided no one pees all over the back of the car, each also hides a secret truth about you and your soul.<p><b>Nantucket:</b> You …

Las Vegas

#Cubs Minor League report

<b>Tuesday’s games</b><br>Iowa lost, 7–6, in 12 innings to Albuquerque. John Andreoli and Cael Brockmeyer each had two hits, including a home run. Williams …

Grand Strand

Woman contracts flesh-eating bacteria in Myrtle Beach

The family of a North Carolina woman claims she came into contact with flesh-eating bacteria while wading in Myrtle Beach waters.

Grand Strand

Grumpy Answers Your August Gardening Questions

1. I planted two sweetshrubs because I love the fragrance, but the blossoms have no scent whatsoever. I'm trying to decide whether to replace them …

Gardening

Woman’s leg ravaged by flesh-eating bug after going for dip in water at beach

A mother’s leg has been ravaged by a flesh-eating bug after she dipped her feet in water at a beach.<p>Bonita Fetterman’s daughter, Marsha, shared a …

Grand Strand

Shark ‘jumped aboard’ raft with two girls in SC. One girl hospitalized

Two girls were bitten by the same shark Saturday, after it “jumped aboard” their raft Saturday and “thrashed about,” reported South Carolina TV …

Charlotte

Cubs protect minor-league pitching depth after July trades

Cubs President Theo Epstein, who won two titles with the Red Sox, is accustomed to the mission of maintaining a championship roster and cultivating a deep-rooted farm system.<p>So despite two major trades in the last 2 1/2 weeks that cost them three top prospects, the Cubs were able to protect nearly …

Baseball

Parents, caretaker neglected children living in feces-fouled room in Medicaid fraud

Medicaid fraud is nothing new, but sometimes it's particularly disgusting.

Canadian News

Portuguese man-of-war sighted along Carolina shores

Several sightings of dangerous Portuguese man-of-war have been reported recently farther north and south of the Grand Strand, but none locally.<p>A …

North Carolina