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South Carolina Department of Natural Resources Announcements

South Carolina Department of Natural Resources Announcements

  # 11-76 Boardwalk at Dungannon Plantation Heritage Preserve closed to protect nesting wood storks # 11-77 Camp Wildwood outdoor environmental camp scheduled for June 19-25 # 11-78 Purchasing DNR surplus equipment now easier than ever * DNR is on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. Facebook Twitter YouTube FRESHWATER FISHING TRENDS SALTWATER FISHING TRENDS S.C. WEEKLY TIDETABLE NEWS RELEASE #11-76                        April 21, 2011 DNR News (803) 667-0696 Boardwalk at Dungannon Plantation Heritage Preserve closed to protect nesting wood storks The boardwalk at the Dungannon Plantation Heritage Preserve (HP) has been temporarily closed to protect nesting wood storks. The majority of the trails at Dungannon remain open for public use. The boardwalk is expected to reopen after the nesting season has concluded, […]

Myrtle Beach Area Chamber Salutes Visitors During National Travel and Tourism Week May 7-13

Myrtle Beach Area Chamber Salutes Visitors During National Travel and Tourism Week May 7-13

 Myrtle Beach, SC − The Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce is joining hundreds of cities, states and businesses nationwide in the annual salute to travel and tourism in America. May 7-13 marks the 28th annual National Travel and Tourism Week. The cities of Conway and Myrtle Beach and town of Surfside Beach have issued declarations for the week. Each year nearly 15 million tourists visit the Myrtle Beach area. The MBACC is celebrating the week with activities and promotions for those visiting the Grand Strand. As in past years, MBACC members will receive “Thank You for Visiting” static cling decals to place on business or vehicle windows. Additionally, the chamber’s visitor centers in Myrtle Beach and Murrells Inlet will […]

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Leadership Grand Strand Class XXXI Holds Graduation Ceremony May 13

Leadership Grand Strand Class XXXI Holds Graduation Ceremony May 13

  Myrtle Beach, SC – The 25 participants of Class XXXI will graduate May 13 from Leadership Grand Strand during a ceremony at Pine Lakes Country Club. Dinner will start at 6:45 p.m. followed by the graduation ceremony beginning at 7:30 p.m. Santee Cooper will sponsor a the reception from 6-6:30 p.m.   In addition, the Leadership Grand Strand Board of Regents Executive Committee for 2011-2012 will be announced: Robert Blair. chair John Sawyer, chair-elect; Carla Schuessler, secretary; Brent Musick, treasurer. Vicki Blair and Cindy Ott will serve as at-large board members for three years.   The goal of the program, which is sponsored by the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, is to develop a corps of informed, committed […]

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Atlantic Stage Theatre Company To End Current Season With Moonlight and Magnolias

Atlantic Stage Theatre Company To End Current Season With Moonlight and Magnolias

Myrtle Beach, SC – Atlantic Stage, the only non-profit professional theatre company in the Myrtle Beach area announces its final production of their 2010 – 2011 season, Moonlight and Magnolias by Ron Hutchison, at their 79th Avenue Theatre.    The play takes place in 1939 Hollywood where legendary producer David O. Selznick has shut down production of his new epic. Gone with the Wind, you see, just doesn’t work. So what’s an all-powerful movie mogul to do? Selznick summons famed screenwriter Ben Hecht and Wizard of Oz director Victor Fleming, locks the doors, closes and the shades and, on a diet of bananas and peanuts, the men labor over five days to fashion a screenplay that will become the blueprint […]

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Hard Rock the Vote – Help Myrtle Beach’s Band Join the Lineup at Hard Rock Calling 2011

Hard Rock the Vote – Help Myrtle Beach’s Band Join the Lineup at Hard Rock Calling 2011

  Online Fan Voting for Hard Rock’s Global Battle of the Bands Competition Opens April 12th Myrtle Beach, SC – They have knocked out the rest of Myrtle Beach’s competition, wowed music industry experts and even had veteran rockers Little Steven Van Zandt and Pete Wentz in their corners, now Myrtle Beach’s band AUNT POLLY’S GLASS EYE needs your help to take the stage at Hard Rock Calling 2011. On Tuesday, April 12, 2011, AUNT POLLY’S GLASS EYE, became one of 40 bands from across the globe competing for your vote our website. At stake for Aunt Polly’s Glass Eye is a chance to make it to the big stage and perform live at Hard Rock Calling 2011 in London’s […]

Hooters Tour Returns to McCormick

Hooters Tour Returns to McCormick

Player-favorite event remains staple on Tour Myrtle Beach, S.C. – April 26, 2011 – Over the past 20 years, the NGA/Hooters Tour has held 100s of events at golf courses around the country. While some events have come and gone, the Tour’s stop in McCormick, S.C., has become a staple among players and fans. And the tradition will continue this week with the playing of the 2011 Savannah Lakes Village Classic.   “I had always heard this was one of the best tournaments of the year,” Will Wilcox said after winning the 2010 Savannah Lakes Village Classic. “I’m extremely excited to win here, and words can’t describe what I am feeling right now.”   The elation was easy to understand […]

Funding Approved for Dillon County I-73 “Interchange of Hope”

Funding Approved for Dillon County I-73 “Interchange of Hope”

National I-73/74/75 Corridor Association says approval sends positive message to D.C. MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Approval for funding of the Interstate 73/95 interchange in Dillon County – what has become known as the Interchange of Hope – was approved yesterday, marking a huge success for the I-73 project and the entire I-73/74/75 corridor. Secured funding for this crucial interchange is seen as significant progress by both Association members and I-73 supporters. Once completed, the remaining portion to be built from Latta, SC to Galivants Ferry, SC stretches approximately 30 miles and will be the only project / funding remaining to complete the southern leg of I-73. “With this investment by SCDOT, the questions around I-73 are no longer a matter […]

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Infected Mushroom At The House of Blues Myrtle Beach

Infected Mushroom At The House of Blues Myrtle Beach

Infected Mushroom House of Blues Myrtle Beach June 17, 2011 Infected Mushroom will perform at House of Blues Myrtle Beach on June 17th. Tickets go on sale Saturday April 30th : 11am at LiveNation.com, House of Blues box office, Ticketmaster or charge by phone 800-745-3000. Advance Tickets are $20.00 (plus tax and service fee) For more information go to www.livenation.com.

Chris Young at the House of Blues Myrtle Beach

Chris Young at the House of Blues Myrtle Beach

September 2, 2011 Chris Young will play House of Blues Myrtle Beach on September 2, 2011. Tickets go on sale Saturday April 30th 11am at LiveNation.com, House of Blues box office, Ticketmaster or charge by phone 800-745-3000. For more information go to www.livenation.com.

FAME FESTIVAL ON BROADWAY APRIL 30TH

FAME FESTIVAL ON BROADWAY APRIL 30TH

The second annual FAME street festival will be held Saturday, April 30th on West Broadway Street between 3rd and 6th Avenues, North in the historical district. There will be food, art, music and entertainment. The festival will begin at 10:00AM with an invocation by City Council member, Mike Lowder followed by a presentation of colors flag ceremony, the singing of the National Anthem by Madelyn Anderson and a few welcoming remarks by Mayor John Rhodes and County Council member Marion Foxwoth. The music will begin at 10:15AM with a performance by the Carolina Forest Elementary steel drum band under the direction of Dr. Tim Peterman. The music stage will be filled with top local and national talent such as Sista […]

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