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Horry County News and Announcements


Conway Library to Remain Closed

Conway, South Carolina – The Conway branch of the Horry County Memorial Library System will remain closed Tuesday, March 3, 2015, for the installation of new carpet.

During the closure, patrons are encouraged to stop by one of the nine other branches located in Aynor, Bucksport, Carolina Forest, Green Sea/Floyds, Little River, Loris, North Myrtle Beach, Socastee or Surfside.  Patrons may also visit the Horry County Memorial Library’s website for branch locations, directions, hours and more.

For more information or questions, please contact the Horry County Memorial Library Administration Office at 843-915-5285.


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Horry County Emergency Management Holds Business Disaster Preparation Workshop

Conway, South Carolina – Horry County Emergency Management has partnered with the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) and the National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) to hold a business disaster preparation workshop titled, Keeping Our Businesses Strong: Strategies for Business Continuity in the Face of Disaster on Wednesday, March 11, 2015, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Horry County Government & Justice Center located at 1301 Second Avenue in Conway.  The free workshop will educate and encourage area businesses to better prepare for disasters by developing a business continuity plan and utilizing tools to assist them in determining their needs after a disaster.  

The workshop is free, however space is limited.  Interested participants click HERE to register.  If you would like to meet with a business continuity specialist at the event, please indicate your interest on the registration form. 

For more information or questions, please contact Vickie Burkett with Horry County Emergency Management at 843-915-5150.

Horry County Government Weekly Update for March 2 - March 6, 2015

Click HERE for Horry County Government's meetings, agendas, events, and releases for the week of March 2 - March 6, 2015.

Horry County Government Weekly Update for February 23-February 27, 2015

Click HERE for Horry County Government's meetings, agendas, events and releases for the week of February 23-February 27, 2015.

Horry County Legislative Delegation Seeking Applicants for Boards & Commissions

Conway, South Carolina – The Horry County Legislative Delegation is currently seeking applicants for the following boards/commissions that have vacancies, expired terms, or terms that expire in the near future. 

  • Horry County Higher Education Commission
  • Loris Community Hospital Board

Individuals interested in serving should call Connie Turner @ (843) 915-5130 between the hours of 9:00 AM & 4:00 PM or email her at to request a board application and the South Carolina Governor’s background check application.  The deadline for applications is March 6, 2015.