Charleston gaining on Columbia as largest city in South Carolina

...numbers show that a large part of the increase is a result of people moving to the state. The Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach metropolitan area, which now includes Brunswick County in North Carolina, was the 7th-fastest growing metropolitan...

Ana becomes tropical storm as it nears the Carolinas

...and family to watch weather conditions and make their own determination about whether it was safe to travel.The North Myrtle Beach Department of Public Safety announced Saturday that no swimming in the ocean was allowed because of the weather...

Longtime area football coach Chriswell dies

...by that I mean working harder at it," Knight said.Knight said Chriswell came to the Mustangs' playoff game at North Myrtle Beach this year.The Midland Valley coach still hopes Chriswell gets properly honored for his contributions."My biggest...

SC Senate passes bill on officer body cameras

...camera recording in the last six months," he said. "That could cause a real problem."Sen. Greg Hembree, R-North Myrtle Beach, said could be solved with an agency asking for a narrower request. But other senators threatened to hold up the...

Across the region

...cold weather.THE SUN NEWS OF Myrtle Beach reports that five rides will be added this summer at Barefoot Landing in North Myrtle Beach, S.C. Barefoot Landing already has the House of Blues, the Alabama Theatre and other attractions.

Midland Valley opens playoffs in dominating fashion

...onslaught for a 70-47 win over North Myrtle Beach in the first round of the Class...defense that wreaked havoc on North Myrtle Beach.The Chiefs struggled at times...and Steven Bryant added 10 for North Myrtle Beach.No. 1-seed Midland Valley...

Tuesday's high school basketball box scores

...BoysClass AAA PlayoffsFirst RoundMIDLAND VALLEY 70, NORTH MYRTLE BEACH 47NORTH MYRTLE BEACH (47) ? Steven Bryant 10...47Midland Valley 20 17 12 21 ? 703-point goals: North Myrtle Beach 5 (Dunn 3, Livingston, Johnson), Midland Valley...

Aiken survives hard-running North Myrtle Beach to win playoff opener

...and survived a hard-running North Myrtle Beach team to win 62-50 on Monday...10-point lead and holding North Myrtle Beach to six points in the first quarter...another double-digit lead. North Myrtle Beach responded by crawling back to...

Aiken coach Aubrey Pompey helped team find chemistry, consistency

...energy level never wavered, evident when they battled over three quarters before pulling away late against a tough North Myrtle Beach team in the first round.Aiken received contributions from all 12 players over the course of the season, many times...

Across the region

...because of concerns there were so many that emergency vehicles could not drive along the shore.Myrtle Beach and North Myrtle Beach still ban all large beach tents between May and September.