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Horry County News and Announcements


Upcoming Meetings January 6-10, 2020

Upcoming Meetings

County Council

Tuesday, January 7, 2020, 6 p.m.

Horry County Government & Justice Center, Council Chambers

Click here to view and download the agenda or here for the packet.

Horry County Offices To Close For New Year’s Day

All Horry County offices, other than public safety operations, will be closed on Wednesday, January 1, 2020, in observance of New Year’s Day. Regular courts may be in operation in the Horry County Government & Justice Center and all jurors, witnesses, etc. will be required to be present.

Poll Workers Needed for 2020 Elections

The Horry County Voter’s Registration & Elections Office is seeking poll workers and poll managers for the 2020 elections. Horry County citizens ages 16 and over are eligible. Workers are paid for training and working during elections and lunch is provided! Interested citizens are asked to commit to three elections in 2020, the Presidential Preference Primary February 29, 2020, the Primary on June 9, 2020, and the General Election on November 2, 2020.

To apply, interested citizens must bring their driver’s license or state-issued identification and Social Security cards to Horry County Human Resources located in the Government & Justice Center, 1301 Second Avenue in Conway. Voter’s Registration & Elections will send notification regarding training after the application process is completed.

For more information, contact the Horry County Voter’s Registration & Elections Office at (843) 915-5440 or by email.

Horry County Animal Care Center to Hold Pet Vaccination Clinic

The Horry County Animal Care Center will hold a vaccination clinic, January 9, 2020, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the animal shelter located at 1923 Industrial Park Road in Conway. The Clinic will offer the following services:

  • Distemper/Parvo                $10--dogs at least 8-weeks old
  • Bordatella                           $10--dogs at least 8-weeks old
  • Rabies                                $10--dogs and cats at least 4-months old
  • Microchip                           $15--dogs and cats at least 8-weeks old
  • Rhinotracheitis/Calici         $10--cats at least 8-weeks old

Dogs and cats are both welcome; dogs must be on a hand-held leash and cats must be in a pet carrier.

The Animal Care Center holds low-cost spay/neuter clinics that are open to Horry County residents for pet dogs and cats. The cost for cats is $50 ($20 for residents receiving government assistance) and dogs are just $80 ($40 for residents receiving government assistance).

The Animal Care Center also offers discounted adoptions the first Friday and Saturday of each month. The reduced adoption fee includes spaying/neutering, vaccines, heartworm or leukemia testing, heartworm and flea preventative, intestinal parasite treatment, and microchipping.

To view animals currently available for adoption or for more information, contact the Horry County Animal Care Center at 843-915-5172, follow them on Facebook, or visit the website.

Upcoming Meetings for December 23, 2019, -January 3, 2020

Upcoming Meetings 

There are no meetings for the week of December 23-27, 2019.


Wednesday, December 25, 2019

Thursday, December 26, 2019

Friday, December 27, 2019

Horry County Government offices are closed in observance of Christmas.


Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Horry County Government offices are closed in observance of New Year's Day


Planning Commission

Thursday, January 2, 2020, 5:30 p.m.

Horry County Government & Justice Center, Multipurpose Rooms

Click here to view and download the agenda or here for the packet.


PLEASE NOTE---This update covers two-weeks (12/23-12/27 & 12/30-1/3).