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  1. Virginia is losing film and TV projects to other statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 20 | Myrtle Beach Online

    The Virginia film industry is having trouble competing for film and television projects, even when they're tied to Virginia. The Virginian-Pilot reports that a new History Channel show about the Navy's SEAL Team Six is mostly shot in and around Wilmington, North Carolina.

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  2. Dense fog advisory issued for Horry, Georgetown countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | Myrtle Beach Online

    The National Weather Service in Wilmington, N.C. has issued a dense fog advisory in effect until 10 a.m. Tuesday morning. The fog advisory means visibilities will be reduced to less than one quarter of a mile.

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  3. Horry County officials monitoring winter weather, urge residents to be readyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | Myrtle Beach Online

    Horry County Emergency Management Department and county officials are continuing to monitor the winter weather that's looming over the weekend, and they're urging residents to brace for impacts. The National Weather Service in Wilmington, N.C. is predicting cold rain to move into Horry County late Friday afternoon and evening with a potential of rain turning to wintry mix early Saturday morning or afternoon for coastal and inland areas.

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  4. Area to warm up Tuesday after cold snapRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | Myrtle Beach Online

    After the possibility of wintry mix moves on Saturday, frigid temperatures will follow with the coldest weather on Monday with a warm-up expected Tuesday, according to forecasters. A winter storm watch remains in effect for Darlington, Marlboro, Dillon, Robeson, and Bladen counties, but forecasters haven't decided whether a winter storm warning or a winter weather advisory will be needed instead.

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  5. Winter Weather looking more likely for the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 4 | Myrtle Beach Online

    Forecasters began saying there was a chance of snow for the weekend earlier this week, and now that possibility is beginning to look more likely, according to a release Wednesday morning. "Confidence has increased that accumulating snowfall will occur Friday night into Saturday as an area of low pressure moves by the coast.

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  6. Gullah-Geechee institute students starting fieldwork this springRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 29 | Myrtle Beach Online

    The Gullah-Geechee culture is made up of descendents of West African slaves brought to the Southeast United States in the 1700s for purposes of rice cultivation, said institute director and CCU professor Veronica Davis Gerald. Students at The Charles Joyner Institute for Gullah and African Diaspora Studies will do fieldwork examining the impact that the Gullah culture and its diaspora has had on South Carolina and the Grand Strand as well as studying how public policy and tourism has affected the culture.

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  7. Wilmington man dies on Christmas Eve at area drag stripRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 25 | Myrtle Beach Online

    A 28-year-old Wilmington, N.C., man died Saturday as a result of a crash at the North Myrtle Beach Drag Strip. Timothy Gurganious was involved in a collision sending him to Grand Strand Regional Medical Center.

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  8. Dreaming of a white Christmas? Not this year, but there was a snowy one in 1989Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    This Christmas will be a mild one, not a white one, unlike nearly 30 years ago when a snowstorm blasted the East Coast, dumping 14 inches along parts of the Grand Strand over a period that spanned several days. Temps toppled down into the teens in 1989 when flurries frosted the area from Dec. 22 - 24, making for a picturesque Christmas, but certainly not a common scene along the sandy coast.

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  9. Monday aside, warmer and drier winter expected in Myrtle Beach areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    Contrary to what it felt like Monday morning when much of the Grand Strand experienced the season's first frost, Myrtle Beach can expect a dry winter this year, with below average perception and warmer temperatures. Myrtle Beach can expect a very different winter than was had in 2015, according to Tim Armstrong, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service.

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  10. Air quality alert issued for portion of Grand StandRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    An air quality alert has been issued for Georgetown and Murrells Inlet along the Grand Strand due to large smoke plumes produced by numerous wildfires in the southern Appalachian Mountain region, and health officials advise those with respiratory issues limit their time outside. The National Weather Service in Wilmington, N.C. issued the alert late Tuesday evening and it will remain in effect until midnight Wednesday for inland Georgetown County, including Kingstree, Andrews, Georgetown, and Murrells Inlet, according to weather officials.

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  11. Dense fog advisory issued Tuesday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    The National Weather Service in Wilmington, N.C. has issued a dense fog advisory until 9 a.m. Tuesday morning for the Grand Strand and inland Horry, Georgetown counties, as well as neighboring northeast South Carolina counties and southeast North Carolina counties, according to the warning.

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  12. Cucalorus film fest, trolley tours put focus on WilmingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    This photo is from "The Founders," a documentary about a group of women seeing a quest through in 1950 to establish the the Ladies Professional Golf Association. See it at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Cucalorus Film Festival in downtown Wilmington, N.C..

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  13. Waccamaw River could crest sooner, higher than previously forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    The Waccamaw River could crest around 17.5 feet on Sunday, according to the latest river flood assessment released by the National Weather Service in Wilmington, N.C. "This is about a foot above last year and almost as high as Hurricane Floyd levels," said Richard Neuherz, Hydrologist with the weather service in a river assessment sent out at 11:30 a.m. Saturday. Levels at Freeland, N.C. crested at 19 feet Wednesday and will slowly fall through next week, and levels in the Longs area crested around 17 feet Friday, Neuherz said.

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  14. Weather authorities warn high risk of rip currents SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    Beach-goers beware! A high rip current risk advisory has been issued for Horry, Georgetown, and coastal Pender County, N.C. Weather authorities at the National Weather Service in Wilmington, N.C. said the risk will last through the evening Saturday. East facing beaches of Horry and Georgetown counties, along with Pender County, N.C., are under the risk, according to a weather service warning.

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  15. Senior America pageant allows women over 60 to dispel myths of agingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    Pamela Cannon-Cook said she had to sit down when she was first asked to represent South Carolina in the Ms. Senior America pageant being held next week in Atlantic City, N.J. A talented vocalist, life coach and casting agent, presenting herself in front of people is commonplace.

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  16. Waccamaw River continues to rise, Little Pee Dee crests at record-breaking levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    The Waccamaw River will continue to rise until Oct. 17 or 18, according to a forecast from the National Weather Service. The river is currently just under 15 feet near Conway, and major flood stage begins at 14 feet.

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  17. Hurricane Matthew track shifts farther up S.C. coast before curving out to seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    In the latest forecast, powerful Hurricane Matthew's track will ride farther up the S.C. coast before taking his dramatic turn out to sea, shifting the storm's projected arrival into Grand Strand area waters to Saturday afternoon. The storm's track now shows a slight adjustment to the north by about 40 miles before the hurricane spins eastward, forecasters with the National Weather Service in Wilmington, N.C. said.

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  18. Latest forecast shows Hurricane Matthew coming closer to S.C. coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    The latest forecast shows powerful Hurricane Matthew's path coming even closer to the South Carolina coast, but likely downgrading to a category 2 as it approaches the Grand Strand later in the week. Matthew remained a formidable storm at a category 4 as it lashed Haiti with heavy rainfall early Tuesday morning.

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  19. Witness: Missing North Carolina girl was chained to treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    A witness says a 6-year-old North Carolina girl found following an 18-hour search was chained to a tree when deputies located her. New Hanover County Sheriff Ed McMahon says the child was found Thursday morning about 2 miles from her home near Wilmington.

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  20. Tropical Storm Julia brings more rain to Myrtle Beach areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    Rain bands from Tropical Storm Julia have already been drenching the Grand Strand and that's expected to continue though the storm isn't projected to hit the area directly, according to weather authorities. Tropical Storm Julia was a just a disturbance, but became a tropical storm after churning across warm waters and came inland along the Florida, Georgia coastline area Tuesday night.

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