Earlier this year, the federal government warned about “super spreader” events like athletic games, concerts and other large gatherings.
James P. Stevens served for 21 years in the S.C. General Assembly during a time when senators ran their counties like small kingdoms.
It’s been said in many ways but the simple truth of the matter is this: those who do not learn from history are doomed to repeat it.
I feel very conflicted about the idea of paying college athletes.
The fallout from the pandemic continues to confound and amaze me.
We’re pleased to see that Coastal Carolina University and Conway National Bank have agreed to continue holding the CNB Kickoff Classic at Broo…
Horry County bills itself as “The Independent Republic” and that is certainly the case when it comes to building roads.
It started off with a shortage of toilet paper.
Have you heard that some members of Congress want to bribe people to go back to work?
A year after COVID-19 first appeared on the national radar, little rays of sunshine have begun to appear, signaling hope for the future.
Recent road closures due to flooding on the Waccamaw River should serve as a reminder to elected officials to get off their duffs and learn fr…
In 2017, Horry County Council commissioned the IMAGINE 2040 Steering Committee to look into the future to predict how much growth can be expec…
“Grocery store news” had a different meaning in the early days of Horry County history.
When a committee of planners suggested two years ago that Horry County’s population would nearly double over the next 19 years, my eyebrows sh…
Leading up to his election as President, Joe Biden said repeatedly his administration would rely heavily on science to cope with the pandemic.
The first action approved by the S.C. Senate in 2021 was the fetal heartbeat bill, legislation that would ban most abortions.
S.C. Sen. Luke Rankin has had enough of the state’s handling of the coronavirus vaccination efforts and I’m glad to see him encouraging Gov. H…
Socastee used to be the gateway to the coast. Motorists traveled on a bumpy dirt road now known as S.C. 544 because it was difficult to travel…
If Democrats under President Joe Biden truly wanted to reunite a divided nation, they should not have impeached Donald Trump for a second time.
When John Rhodes died last weekend after a brief fight with COVID-19, he left behind more than close family and numerous friends.
The next time you get stuck in traffic near the beaches, count your blessings.
At Trinity United Methodist Church in Conway you can find a small white building called the Cordie Page house. It’s used by the church for sma…
Nearly 25 years ago, Congress gave providers of Internet content a free pass.
For many years I did not think any Christmas could top 1989. That was the year Horry County woke up to more than a foot of snow.
Horry County Council members may come to regret their decision to abandon all local mining regulations.
In reference the South Carolina Mining Act, specifically Section 48-20-250, which states the following: “No provision of this chapter supersed…