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Horry County teen wants his voice heard in the big leagues

Dylan Blanton is the only high schooler announcing baseball in the Horry County school district, and he is not letting his wheelchair hold him back from his big dreams.

Police: Mother slapped man who complained about crying baby

Authorities say the mother of a baby has been charged with assault after hitting a man in the face in a South Carolina restaurant when he complained that her baby had been crying for 30 minutes.

Spring is here, and so are rising gas prices

Spring is here and flowers aren't the only thing in bloom. Gas prices are also on the rise, according to AAA. And they may jump even higher.

Commercial fishermen oppose state clampdown on licenses

North Carolina fishermen who make seafood their business are resisting efforts to change rules that may allow some to skirt recreational catch limits.

Proposed bill would fund school resource officers with firearms fee

A bill that was introduced in the South Carolina House of Representatives last week would impose a fee on firearm sales to help fund school safety.

Myrtle Beach ranks as second-fastest growing area in United States

The Myrtle Beach “metropolitan area” is the second fastest growing “metropolitan area” in the United States, according to new population estimates released by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Two dogs found dead after eating poisonous mushrooms from owner’s yard

A Wake County woman has a warning for other pet owners after two of her dogs died over the weekend after eating poisonous mushrooms from her yard.

Myrtle Beach man allegedly broke into restaurant, cooked a meal and left

Police in Myrtle Beach are looking for a man they say broke into a boardwalk restaurant to cook himself a meal.

Teen girl dies after NC apartment fire; police say fire was intentionally set

A teenage girl who was critically injured in a Raleigh apartment fire last week has died and authorities are now saying the fire was intentionally set.

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