About a dozen people gathered around the Helping Hand food distribution center on Mr. Joe White Avenue in Myrtle Beach Thursday morning, keeping their distance from each other while waiting on food.
The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control on Thursday announced an additional case of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, in Horry County.
The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control on Monday announced 82 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total up to 424 cases in 39 counties.
The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control on Monday announced 43 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total up to 342 cases in 36 counties.
The state Department of Health and Environmental Control on Sunday announced the number of COVID-19 patients in South Carolina rose to 195 cases in 33 counties, up from 173 cases in 30 counties on Saturday.
A cluster of hungry visitors gathered off a busy highway in Garden City Beach for some eats. Emblazoned with illustrations of skulls and a fiery color scheme, the food truck there stood out as cars zipped past.
North Myrtle Beach officials announced protocols in place regarding different services while the city's public buildings are closed to the public. All city buildings will be closed to the public starting Monday.
The coronavirus has not only affected how people live, but even how they they’re honored after they die.
The state Department of Health and Environmental Control announced Saturday the number of COVID-19 patients in South Carolina increased to 173 cases in 30 counties, up from 125 cases in 25 counties on Friday.
S.C. Gov. Henry McMaster has taken steps to allow curbside beer and wine sales by restaurants and extend the state's income tax deadline to July 15 as more measures are implemented due to the coronavirus.
The Myrtle Beach Police Department is working to stop crowding on the city's beaches and educate the public on current guidelines in place following a directive from Gov. Henry McMaster.
The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control said Friday that the number of COVID-19 patients rose to 125 cases across 25 counties, up from 81 on Wednesday, including two new cases in Horry County.
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Editor's note: After this story was published, Coastal announced that seniors expected to graduate this spring would be allowed to walk in either the summer or winter commencements. The story has been updated to reflect that change.
HTC rolled out three initiatives today, designed to support the connectivity of the community with a focus on students and businesses, in preparation for the economic impacts of COVID-19.
The Myrtle Beach Mall sent out a release today saying that "out of an abundance of caution," the interior of the Mall, located at 10177 North Kings Highway, will be closed beginning tonight at 7 p.m. until further notice.
Just before 2:30 Thursday afternoon, the management of the Gay Dolphin Gift Cove met with their staff.
Conway Medical Center on Thursday announced that it had identified its first COVID-19 patient, and imposed its most severe restriction yet on visitation.
Coastal Carolina University is moving to online classes for the rest of the Spring 2020 semester and has cancelled on-campus spring commencement ceremonies due to the coronavirus.
The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control said Thursday that the number of COVID-19 patients rose to 81 cases across 17 counties, up from 60 on Wednesday, including one new case in Horry County.
S.C. Governor Henry McMaster said "nothing is off the table" in terms of what is being discussed to slow the spread of COVID-19 in the state.
The town of Surfside Beach's offices have closed to the public to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control said Wednesday that the number of COVID19 patients rose to 60 cases across 14 counties, up from 47 on Tuesday, including one new case in Horry County.
The Humane Society of North Myrtle Beach will operate on an "appointment-only" schedule until further notice due to coronavirus, according to a press release.
The Grand Strand's bus service will close its indoor waiting areas Wednesday in response to public health officials' concerns about slowing the spread of the coronavirus.
Horry County government offices will be closed to the public starting Wednesday as local officials try to slow the spread of the coronavirus.
Concerns over the coronavirus pandemic aren’t stopping locals from ordering dishes from their favorite diners — they just have to get their meals to go.
North Myrtle Beach announced Tuesday that it would be limit the classes and services provided at its recreation centers while keeping them open, in response to the threat of COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus.
A patient at Waccamaw Community Hospital in Murrells Inlet tested positive for COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, the hospital said Monday.
North Myrtle Beach adopted an "emergency declaration," during its Monday night council meeting in response to COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus.
Horry County residents who need to make business license or hospitality fee payments can take care of those transactions without having to ever set foot inside a county building.
While Horry County departments continue to operate on a normal schedule, many public buildings are now closed to the public, the county announced Monday.
Horry County police announced Monday that it was issuing new guidelines for reporting crimes, in response to the threat of COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus.
Conway Medical Center said starting Tuesday it will no longer allow visitors under 18 years-old and over 69 years-old.All patients will be screened, including for fever, before entry.The hospital said it had no cases of COVID-19.The restrictions mirror the limitations Grand Strand Medical Ce…
The town of Aynor announced Tuesday it was declaring a localized state of emergency "to enact emergency ordinances to meet public emergencies affecting life, health, safety or the property of the people," in response to COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus.
The city of Conway announced Monday that while its departments remain open for business, the buildings are closed to the public to limit the public’s contact with employees and reduce potential exposure to COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus.
Coastal Carolina University announced Sunday night the university will move to an "online learning model" starting March 23 due to the coronavirus, with online instruction continuing until April 3.
A Myrtle Beach firefighter is self-quarantined after a “tertiary contact” with a patient who tested positive for COVID-19, a disease caused by coronavirus.
Horry County announced Sunday afternoon that all scheduled public meetings for the week of March 16 through March 20 will be postponed in response to COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus.
Horry County has three confirmed cases of COVID-19, the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control said Sunday afternoon.
Horry-Georgetown Technical College announced Saturday night that all classes March 16 though March 20 are canceled, including all clinicals and internships, in response to the threat of COVID-19.
Joining two other local governments, the town of Surfside Beach on Saturday declared a state of emergency amid growing concerns over the coronavirus.
Spurred by concerns about the coronavirus, Conway City Council declared a state of emergency Saturday afternoon, a decision that will likely close some public buildings — including the city’s recreation center — change the format for upcoming council meetings and could suspend the city’s you…
Starting Sunday at 7 a.m., Grand Strand Hospital will no longer allow any visitors under 18 or over 69 to enter the hospital except under exceptional circumstances requiring pre-approval.
In response to the threat of the novel coronavirus and the disease it causes, Covid-19, Horry County announced Saturday morning that it was moving to "OPCON 2" and declared a localized state of emergency effective noon Saturday, "to adopt emergency ordinances to meet public emergencies affec…