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Tyler Technologies Security Incident

Horry County Government officials were made aware late yesterday that Tyler Technologies, a software solutions provider for state and local governments that provides services utilized by several county offices, was the target of a cyberattack.

The Horry County IT/GIS Department took immediate, proactive steps to prevent any further threat to our systems. At this time, we have no reason to believe that any of our systems were compromised. We will be working closely together with Tyler Technologies as they learn more about the attack to ensure that our information remains secure.

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We will continue to provide updates as we receive additional information.

Myrtle Beach International Airport TSA Pre✓® Local Enrollment Event

The Event:                  Myrtle Beach International Airport 

Date:                           September 12, 2016 through September 16, 2016        

                                    Monday through Wednesday, 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. and Thursday through Friday 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location:                     Pre-security, Business Center, lower level behind the Boardwalk Café.            

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina - Myrtle Beach International Airport invites passengers to enroll in the popular TSA Pre✓® expedited screening program, Monday, September 12, 2016 through Friday, September 16, 2016.

TSA Pre✓® is an expedited screening program that enables identified low-risk air travelers to enjoy a smart and more efficient screening experience. For TSA Pre✓® travelers, there is no need to remove shoes, 3-1-1 liquids, laptops, light outerwear or belts. Today, TSA Pre✓® has more than 450 lanes at 167 U.S. airports. Participating airlines can be located at

Applying for the TSA Pre✓® through this local enrollment event is easy.  First, we encourage applicants to pre-enroll ahead of time by simply clicking here.  Select “Pre-Enroll”. Then select “Apply Now” and fill out steps 1 through 7. Once you arrive at step 8, type in your location “Myrtle Beach” and then be sure to choose  ”Myrtle Beach International Airport.” Choose Next, at the bottom of the screen. Step 9 is where you can select an appointment time (the first available shows, but you can use the drop down to choose a different date and/or time).

IMPORTANT! To complete the application process, you will need to bring proof of identity and U.S. citizen documentation (such as a U.S. Passport or a birth certificate and a driver license). If you have a valid U.S. passport, that is all you need for ID! Please visit for a complete list of required documents. 

The application process is completed on site where we capture fingerprints for a background check and collect the $85 application for five years of service.  The fee can be paid by credit card, money order, company check, or certified/cashier's check. Cash and personal checks are not accepted.

Enroll in TSA Pre✔® today and begin to enjoy the fewer travel hassles of an expedited security screening program that helps take the stress out of travel. 

RFP Selection for Uniformed Security Personnel

Conway, South Carolina– Recommendations will be made to County Administrator Chris Eldridge by the Evaluation Committee regarding Request for Proposals (RFP) 2013-14-073 for uniformed security personnel services for the Horry County Department of Airports. The recommendation will be made on Thursday, June 12, at 12 p.m. in the Administrator’s Conference Room at the Horry County Government and Justice Center, 1301 Second Avenue in Conway.