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For the eighth straight day, Horry County saw less than 85 new cases of COVID-19, with 59 new cases of COVID-19 reported Wednesday, according to the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC).

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The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) announced Tuesday that there are 1,168 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, including 43 in Horry County.

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The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) on Monday announced 1,105 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, including 45 in Horry County.

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The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) on Sunday announced 1,110 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, including 58 in Horry County.

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The state Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) on Friday announced 1,346 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, including 82 in Horry County.

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The four major hospital systems in Horry and Georgetown counties announced Friday they are coming together in a joint initiative to help stop the spread of COVID-19.

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The Little River Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center on Friday announced the cancellation of the combined World Famous Blue Crab Festival and Little River ShrimpFest that was scheduled for October, citing health concerns as COVID-19 remains in the area. 

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The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control on Thursday announced 1,636 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, including 56 in Horry County.

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The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) on Wednesday announced 1,666 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, including 78 in Horry County.

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It’s been a little less than a week since the Coastal Carolina football program returned to the field in preparation for the 2020 season.

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The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) on Tuesday announced 1,573 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, including 106 in Horry County.

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As parents across the district try to make decisions about sending their children back to school this Fall, virtual school options have seen a significant uptick in enrollment, some even setting a cap on how many students they can take.

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In their most recent “Coastal Comeback Plan” video, Coastal Carolina University officials confirmed with students while students will have a face-to-face option for classes, the Fall semester would begin and end in a virtual setting.

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The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) on Monday announced 1,226 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, including 81 in Horry County.

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The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) on Sunday announced 1,170 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, including 76 in Horry County.

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The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) on Saturday announced 1,368 new cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, including 55 in Horry County.

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The state Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) on Friday announced 1,921 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, including 116 in Horry County.

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The state Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) on Thursday announced 1,538 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, including 80 in Horry County.

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The state Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) on Wednesday announced 1,654 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, including 103 in Horry County.

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The state Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) on Tuesday announced 1,870 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, including 181 in Horry County.

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On Tuesday afternoon, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence told South Carolinians he believes schools can safely re-open this Fall while dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic.

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About 40 S.C. National Guard medics will begin helping local hospitals this week as the number of COVID-19 cases in the Grand Strand area continues to surge.

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The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) on Monday announced 1,445 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, including 61 in Horry County.

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South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster announced Monday that through SAFE (Safe Access to Flexible Education) Grants, $32 million will be put towards tuition grants for students at private, parochial, or independent schools in the state.

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The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) on Sunday announced 2,335 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, including 146 in Horry County.

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The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control on Friday announced 1,964 new cases of COVID-19 in the state, and 25 newly-confirmed deaths, bringing the state's case total up to 65,857 and the number of deaths to 1,078.

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Coastal Carolina University just completed Phase Two of their three-phase plan to stabilize the University’s budget, which included a reduction in force (RIF) of 36 staff positions, according to CCU officials.

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The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) on Wednesday announced 1,850 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, including 188 in Horry County.

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The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) on Tuesday announced 2,205 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, including 148 in Horry County.

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Horry County Schools will start back for the 2020-2021 school year on September 8, although questions still exist about what school will look like at that time.

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The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) on Monday announced 1,532 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, including 121 in Horry County.

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The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) announced Sunday 1,952 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, 213 of them in Horry County.

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South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) announced Saturday a single-day record of 2,239 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, including 208 from Horry County.

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In order to help stop the spread of COVID-19 among the 21-30 age range, Gov. Henry McMaster announced his Last Call executive order Friday, which bans the sale of alcohol at restaurants and bars after 11 p.m., beginning Saturday, July 11. 

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White Realty, owned by North Myrtle Beach city councilor Terry White, will close in the coming months, thanks in part to COVID-19.

Terry's son Wayne White, a Coastal Carolina University athletics hall of fame inductee, will rejoin CCU. Depending on his job duties, he may not be able to call North Myrtle Beach High School football games on WRNN when the season starts up.