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Horry County Historic Preservation Awards

On April 28, 2017 in General

Conway, South Carolina – The Horry County Board of Architectural Review & Historic Preservation will hold their annual Historic Preservation Awards May 16, 2017, at 2:30 p.m. at the McCown Auditorium at the Horry County Museum, 805 Main Street, in Conway.

The awards ceremony will showcase historic preservation efforts throughout Horry County during the last year. In addition, a presentation will be given on the South Carolina Century Farm program. All properties that were designated as historic between May 2016 and April 2017 will receive a certificate acknowledging the honor.  Also being recognized:

  • O’Neal Smalls with Freewoods Farms for the education and preservation of the activities and practices of African-American farms.
  • Surfside Beach Historical Society for telling the story of the Ark Plantation through Surfside Living History Day.
  • Hillary Howard for years of historic preservation activities in Conway.
  • Tommy Simpson for the renovation of an iconic Conway mural.
  • Graham Brothers Farm Supply for the preservation of their historic feed mill.
  • Sallie and William Goldfinch for the rehabilitation of their historic home.
  • Tammi and Alex Hyman for the rehabilitation of their historic home.
  • Students for their participation in the annual High School Historic Sites & Structures Video Contest.
  • Businesses that have been honored by the Legacy Business Recognition Program.
  • Agritourism businesses that have received approved permits.

For more information, contact Mary Catherine Hyman, Senior Planner, in the Horry County Planning & Zoning Department at 915-5340.