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Horry County Offices to Close

Conway, South Carolina –All Horry County offices are closed today (Monday, October 5) due to flooding issues. All essential personnel report to duty as required.

Horry County Announces Citizen Government Academy Classes


Conway, South Carolina – In an effort to educate citizens on government services, functions and programs, Horry County Government will offer a free Horry101 class to all Horry County residents, business owners and students ages 18 years old and over.  The course will allow participants to learn how Horry County departments such as Police, Public Works, Fire Rescue, Budget/Finance, the Airport and others play a vital role in the community.

Classes will run for six weeks from Thursday, October 1, 2015, until Thursday, November 5, 2015, and will meet every Thursday from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  In order to successfully complete the course, participants will need to attend five of six classes.  Those who do complete the course will be recognized at the Tuesday, November 10, 2015, Horry County Council meeting.

Space is limited to the first 25 participants. Citizens who are interested in the class, should download the registration form.  For more information, call Tim Van Pelt at 843-915-5020 or

Weekly Update for September 9 - September 13, 2013

Click here for the Horry County Government Weekly Update for September 9 - September 13, 2013