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Horry County News and Announcements


Socastee Library to Close for Inventory

Conway, South Carolina-The Socastee branch of the Horry County Memorial Library will close Monday, May 9, 2016, and Tuesday, May 10, 2016, to perform an inventory.  Library patrons are encouraged to visit one of the other nine branches located throughout Horry County.

For a list of branches, hours, and more visit the Horry County Memorial Library System online or call the administrative office at 843-915-5285.

Rosewood Boat Landing to Temporarily Close for Ramp Replacement

Conway, South Carolina – The Rosewood Boat Landing, located at 4698 Peachwood Court, will be closed on Monday, April 4, for 90 days to replace the existing ramp. Boaters are encourage to use other boat landings in the area to include the Socastee Yacht Basin, Peachtree Landing or Enterprise Landing. The cost of the ramp replacement is $102,420. 

Horry County Offices to Close for Good Friday

Conway, South Carolina – All Horry County offices, other than public safety operations, will close Friday, March 25, 2016, in observance of Good Friday.  Regular courts may be in operation in the Horry County Government & Justice Center and all jurors, witnesses, etc. will be required to be present.

In addition to the above, all branches of the Horry County Memorial Library, the Horry County Museum and the L.W. Paul Living History Farm will be closed Saturday, March 26, 2015.

*All branches of the Horry County Memorial Library will also be closed Thursday, March 17, 2016, for staff development.

Green Sea Library Temporarily Closes

Conway, South Carolina – The Green Sea branch of the Horry County Memorial Library System will be closed Monday, January 25, 2016, for HVAC repairs.

During the closure, patrons are encouraged to stop by one of the nine other branches located in Aynor, Bucksport, Carolina Forest, Conway, Little River, Loris, North Myrtle Beach, Socastee or Surfside Beach.  Patrons can 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.

Horry County Continues to Monitor River Levels

Conway, South Carolina – Horry County Emergency Management continues to monitor the river levels along the Little Pee Dee River, Waccamaw River and the Intracoastal Waterway due to the recent rain.  Low lying areas around some of the local boat landings have prompted the following roads to close temporarily due to flooding:

  • Lucas Bay Road (closed near the Pee Dee Hwy. end)
  • Hughes Landing
  • Punch Bowl Rd
  • Landing Rd (includes River Front North & South)
  • Pitts Landing (off Hwy 378)