Gov. Henry McMaster urged South Carolina hospitals to speed up vaccination efforts during a Tuesday visit to Conway Medical Center’s Socastee location as patients received doses of the vaccine downstairs.
Horry County students will return to the classroom next week.School district officials on Wednesday announced that classes will begin in a hybrid format — a mixture of in-person and virtual instruction — starting Tuesday.“Students who are in groups A and G will return to the brick-and-mortar schools on Tuesday, January 19, while students in group B will return to the brick-and-mortar schoo…
The Horry County Board of Education said Monday night that parents can expect an announcement by Wednesday about whether students can return to in-person instruction next week.
Hospitals across the county are quickly looking to move into the next phases of inoculating healthcare workers and residents alike with the COVID-19 vaccine.
On Thursday, residents at the Brightwater retirement community in Myrtle Beach received their first dose of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, which will give them immunity from the viral disease once they get their second dose in February.
The Sun Belt Conference Championship game at Brooks Stadium was abruptly canceled Thursday night after a member of Coastal Carolina's football program tested positive for COVID-19, according to a news release from the conference.
As Horry County Schools prepares to wrap up the first semester of hybrid learning, parents and the public alike are keeping an eye on the spread of COVID-19 before the holidays.
The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control reported 937 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 from Dec. 5 to through Friday, according to data from the DHEC County-Level Data page. It's a 15 percent increase from the week before, where Horry County had 815 new confirmed cases.
The food pantry for those students and employees in need at Horry-Georgetown Technical College is back open again after shutting down in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control reported 815 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 from Nov. 28 to Dec. 4, according to data from the DHEC County-Level Data page.
The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control reported 504 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 this past week, which nearly mirrors the 507 new confirmed cases the week prior.
The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control reported 507 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 this past week, which is a slight decrease from the 547 new confirmed cases in Horry County last week.
S.C. Gov. Henry McMaster said Thursday he plans to issue an executive order for the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control to provide school districts with COVID-19 rapid testing kits.McMaster said that it will be up to the parents to decide if they want their child to be tested. Students will be given a form for parents to sign whether or not they want their child t…
Horry County Schools parents will have a chance to change the way their child attends school for the spring semester in the next few weeks.
The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control reported 547 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 this past week, doubling the new confirmed cases since last week when the agency reported 256 new cases in Horry County.
The S.C.Department of Health and Environmental Control reported 256 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 this past week, representing a near 22 percent drop in newly confirmed cases since last week when the agency reported 328 new cases in Horry County.
Elementary schools can expect to have plexiglass installed around their classroom desks by November 22, according to Horry County Schools officials.
The S.C.Department of Health and Environmental Control reported 328 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 this past week, representing a near 35 percent drop in newly confirmed cases since last week when the agency reported 502 new cases in Horry County.
The Horry County Board of Education voted 11-1 Monday night to change their re-opening plan and keep schools in a hybrid instruction model until the district is able to return to five-day, in-person learning.
With the release of Friday's COVID-19 update from the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC), Horry county has seen 571 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the past week.
At a special online ceremony at the Horry County School District building, Superintendent Dr. Rick Maxey announced that Elizabeth Hendrick, ESOL teacher at Pee Dee Elementary, has won the 2019-2020 Teacher of the Year honor.
Horry County Schools announced Thursday afternoon that students will be attending school for the next week in a hybrid fashion.
Conway Mayor Barbara Blain-Bellamy is juggling mayoral duties and helping with her five-year-old granddaughter's HCS Virtual lessons.
Horry County Schools will now be able to allow all students to receive free breakfast and lunch for the entire school year, according to an HCS press release.
Coastal Carolina University will host a free community COVID-19 testing clinic on Monday, Oct. 12, according to a release from the university.
Horry County Schools said Thursday that it would continue to monitor the number of cases within the school district and will consider the October 15th DHEC weekly disease activity report as it relates to the district’s future operational status for the week of Oct. 19.
The South Carolina Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that Gov. Henry McMaster will not be allowed to spend CARES Act funds to provide tuition grants to private school students.
The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control removed 80 confirmed cases of COVID-19 from Horry County's cumulative total last week, according to DHEC's data.