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gsLEAD For Emerging Leaders Is Now Accepting Applications For Class II

gsLEAD For Emerging Leaders Is Now Accepting Applications For Class II

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 17, 2011 Media Contact: Blakely JenkinsMembership and Community Programs ManagerMyrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce (843) 916-7232Blakely.Jenkins@VisitMyrtleBeach.com gsLEAD For Emerging Leaders Is Now Accepting Applications For Class IIFree program open to gsSCENE members fosters personal, professional development MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – gsLEAD for Emerging Leaders, the non-profit board training program of gsSCENE, is now accepting applications for Class II. gsLEAD is a free, nine-month leadership development program for 16 young professionals involved in gsSCENE. “gsLEAD was created to advance leadership opportunities for young professionals through personal development, training and mentorship. The inaugural gsLEAD class was a huge success and we expect nothing but great things from Class II in the coming year,â€� said Blakely Jenkins, Membership and […]

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An Evening with The Psychedelic Furs- House of Blues Myrtle Beach July 11, 2011
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An Evening with The Psychedelic Furs- House of Blues Myrtle Beach July 11, 2011

An Evening with The Psychedelic Furs House of Blues Myrtle Beach   July 11, 2011 The Psychedelic Furs will perform at House of Blues Myrtle Beach on July 11, 2011, the first set will be Talk Talk Talk and 2nd set from Greatest Hits. Tickets go on sale Friday May20th at 12noon at LiveNation.com, House of Blues box office, Ticketmaster or charge by phone 800-745-3000.   Advance Tickets are $19.00 (plus tax and service fee) For more information go to www.livenation.com.   History: The Psychedelic Furs are a 70′s English Rock band who formed together in 1977. The band is led by the singer Richard Butler with his brother Tim on bass. They have recently switched to playing hard rock and new wage styles of music which have caught on dramatically. After separating […]

Help Vote Myrtle Beach A Rand McNally And USA Today’s “Best of the Road” Destination

Help Vote Myrtle Beach A Rand McNally And USA Today’s “Best of the Road” Destination

Top 20 destinations will be visited and featured by Rand McNally and USA Today in June 2011 MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Publisher Rand McNally and USA Today are have partnered up to launch a “Best of the Road” campaign in search of the best small towns in America. Rand McNally and USA Today are going to select 20 towns, based on customer reviews in five categories, to be stops on their three-week road rally in June 2011.   Myrtle Beach, S.C., has the opportunity to make this list in one of five categories: Most Beautiful, Most Patriotic, Most Fun, Friendliest and Best for Food, but first needs to earn the highest number of votes in one of the five categories. […]

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The Uncommon Common: Will Wilcox, Matt Hendrix Go Nationwide

The Uncommon Common: Will Wilcox, Matt Hendrix Go Nationwide

Members keep making Monday move   Myrtle Beach, S.C. – May 10, 2011 – When Will Wilcox finished T3 in the Nationwide Tour’s Stadion Classic at UGA, he became the third member of the NGA/Hooters Tour to go from a Monday qualifier to golf’s next level in as many weeks, joining Ted Potter Jr. and Russell Knox.   While the uncommon feat has suddenly become more common among NGA/Hooters Tour members, Wilcox is quick to point out that the road between the NGA/Hooters Tour and the Nationwide Tour began to get shorter last season.   “I think you have to look back at Roberto Castro and Travis Bertoni last year,” Wilcox said of the 2010 NGA/Hooters Tour members that played […]

NEW MYRTLE BEACH HOTEL OPENING MAY 12, RIBBON CUTTING AND UNVEILING MAY 11

NEW MYRTLE BEACH HOTEL OPENING MAY 12, RIBBON CUTTING AND UNVEILING MAY 11

Myrtle Beach, SC: GALILEE COASTAL LLC will open the AQUA BEACH INN to the public on Thursday May 12th, 2011. The Aqua Beach Inn is located at 1301 Withers Drive in Myrtle Beach, SC. This 11 story, 60 room non-smoking boutique style hotel is the newest hotel in the Myrtle Beach area. The hotel was reconstructed by Atlanta based SA Industries and is managed by Strand Development Company in Myrtle Beach, SC. The Aqua Beach Inn will be hosting a ribbon cutting ceremony and an opening celebration on Wednesday May 11th, 2011 from 4:30pm-7:00pm. The ribbon cutting will be performed by the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce. Mayor Rhodes and Brad Dean, President and CEO of the Myrtle Beach […]

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NGA/Hooters Tour Heads To River Islands

NGA/Hooters Tour Heads To River Islands

Plenty of Players with Tennessee Ties in Field Myrtle Beach, S.C. – May 8, 2011 – Each week, a few players on the NGA/Hooters Tour are fortunate to sleep in their own beds when the Tour makes a stop their hometown. This week, that number will swell as over 15 players from Tennessee take part in the $200,000 River Islands Golf Club Classic.   Philip Pettitt Jr., a University of Tennessee alumnus, is the most recent winner on the NGA/Hooters Tour. Pettitt, of Murfreesboro, Tenn., edged Jeff Corr, Will Wilcox, Reid Edstrom and Patton Kizzire in a playoff to win the Savannah Lakes Village Classic on May 1.   The win was the second for Pettitt Jr. on the NGA/Hooters […]

Bama Club Theatre Announces LeAnn Rimes

Bama Club Theatre Announces LeAnn Rimes

Myrtle Beach, SC – The Bama Club Theatre is announcing LeAnn Rimes for one of the concert series performers.  LeAnn will be at the theatre on Friday, July 15th.  Other performers in the series: Paula Deen – “Southern Cuisine Cooking Experience” Saturday, May 14 at 7:00 pm Eddie Miles – “A Salute to Elvis and Country Legends” Sunday, May 22 at 7:00 pm Eddie Miles – “A Salute to Elvis and Country Legends” Sunday, June 12 at 7:00 pm LeAnn Rimes – Friday, July 15 at 7:00 pm Temptations and Four Tops – Friday, July 29 at 7:00 pm Merle Haggard – Friday, August 5 at 7:00 pm Comedian Jim Gaffigan – Friday, August 19 at 7:00 pm Oak Ridge […]

Kenny Chesney, Billy Currington and Uncle Kracker Coming to Raleigh

Kenny Chesney, Billy Currington and Uncle Kracker Coming to Raleigh

Raleigh, NC – Kenny Chesney with special guests Billy Currington and Unvle Kracker will perform at the Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion in Raleigh on Friday, “August 5th. KENNY CHESNEY will play Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion Raleigh on Friday August 5 with special guests BILLY CURRINGTON and UNCLE KRACKER.   Tickets go on sale Friday May 13 at 10am at LiveNation.com, Hardee’s Thickburger box office at Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion, Ticketmaster or charge by phone 800-745-3000.     Chesney, the famed live performer who has sold 8 million tickets this decade alone, is raring to get back on the road for his biggest tour in 5 years following a year away from touring. The ‘Goin’ Coastal’ tour, nearly 60 […]

282nd Army Band (Jazz Combo) Concert Cancelled

282nd Army Band (Jazz Combo) Concert Cancelled

DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER THE 282nd ARMY BAND (JAZZ COMBO) 7 P.M. CONCERT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For a full schedule of Military Appreciation Days concerts and Myrtle Beach MayFest events, visit www.myrtlebeachmayfest.com.

House of Blues Myrtle Beach: Willie Nelson And Family

House of Blues Myrtle Beach: Willie Nelson And Family

Willie Nelson And Family House of Blues Myrtle Beach June 14, 2011    Willie Nelson & Family will play House of Blues Myrtle Beach on Tuesday June 14th. Tickets go on sale Saturday May 7th at 12noon at LiveNation.com, House of Blues box office, Ticketmaster or charge by phone 800-745-3000. For more information go to www.livenation.com.