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Jenerettes compete in event

Former North Myrtle Beach Planning Commission Member, Major Katherine Jenerette, and her husband, Major Van Jenerette, U.S. Army (Ret.), participated in the 35th Annual Army Ten-Miler held at the Nation’s Capitol this past weekend. Over 35,000 runners from around the world competed in the event that looped along the Potomac River and around many of the most historical attractions in Washington, D.C. Katherine, a veteran of the Afghanistan War, is a recipient of the Purple Heart and an Army Paratrooper serving on active duty. She is presently an instructor at the U.S. Army John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and …

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NORTH MYRTLE BEACH NOVEMBER 5 GENERAL ELECTION INFORMATION

PLEASE NOTE: If you are registered to vote in North Myrtle Beach in this election, be aware that all precincts vote for all candidates. Example: If you live in Cherry Grove, you may vote for the candidate of your choice in the Cherry Grove Ward, the candidate of your choice in the Crescent Beach Ward, and the At-Large candidate of your choice. You are not limited to voting only for a candidate who represents the Ward where you reside. The general election for North Myrtle Beach is November 5, 2019. The following offices shall be included in this election: — …

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Art show is on display at center

Famous masterpieces are rendered in scary Halloween versions, just in time for seasonal hauntings. Come see the works created by ARTy-O Adults, ARTy-O Teens, FUNtaztic ARTists and FUNtaztic ART Juniors, ages four and up. The Masterpiece Nightmare Art Show and Reception will be free and open to the public on Monday Oct. 28 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the J. Bryan Floyd Community Center on Possum Trot Road. Most of this new, spooky artwork will continue to be on display at The Possum Trot Art Gallery located in the J. Bryan Floyd Community Center at1030 Possum Trot Road in …

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Chatterbox

City Manager Mike MAHANEY capturing a beautiful photo of the local fishing pier filled with a lot of fishermen looking for that bite???A huge thanks to Cathy HONEYCUTT for coming to the Tuesday night rescue???Our dearest Charli McLEOD moving home to Cherry Grove!!!John SMITHSON out and about keeping a close check on the local school sports…Hilda BARNES doing better after her recent heart attack and stays in the hospital and daughter Tracy COYLE taking excellent care of her…Lillian FREEMAN is such an awesome young lady who does so much for her school…Representative William BAILEY truly living up to his campaign …

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Ceremony marks start of program

Last week, lots of parents and grandparents, hundreds of fall youth sports participants ages 7 to 17 and their coaches, the Mayor and City Council, the North Myrtle Beach Recreation Commission and others gathered at the North Myrtle Beach Park & Sports Complex to mark the start of the 2019 fall youth sports program, which includes 27 teams with 560 people. Fall sports include tackle football, flag football, lacrosse, volleyball and soccer. Mayor Marilyn Hatley welcomed all, thanking parents, volunteer coaches and team sponsors, and encouraged team participants to play to win but to always remember to have fun. Pastor …

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Lyon appointed to Tree City Board

Jeanette Lyon was appointed by City Council to serve a four-year term on the North Myrtle Beach Tree City Board. The Tree City Board meets quarterly, although special meetings may also be held. The Tree City Board advises the city in all tree-related matters; serves as a source of information about proper tree maintenance techniques and community tree management policies; makes recommendations for public tree establishment, maintenance, protection and removal; provides input to the public grounds superintendent for the development of an annual work plan and long-range planning; reviews the city’s tree ordinance, tree planting master plan and recommends changes …

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New Sign being installed

A 12-foot by 16-foot LED Screen is being installed at the southwestern corner of Highway 17 and Robert Edge Parkway The SCDOT-approved sign will have a brick base and landscaping. Constructed to withstand winds of up to 140 mph, the sign will help promote city festivals, concerts, sports tourism and other events and will share city information during hurricanes and other incidents.

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Senator Hembree to attend leadership program

Senator Hembree selected for national leadership program Senator Greg Hembree of Little River has been selected to participate in the 2019 Center for the Advancement of Leadership Skills (CALS) in Little Rock, Arkansas, from Oct. 5-9. Inaugurated in 2007, CALS is the annual leadership program of the Southern Legislative Conference of The Council of State Governments. Each year, CALS brings together select officials from three branches of government in 15 Southern states to refine their leadership skills in a nonpartisan environment. Ultimately, CALS aims to provide the public with highly skilled, educated and confident state leaders. “CALS has a national …

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Chatterbox

Phyllis ROUNTREE always so gracious and complimentary…Happy birthday today Jake HOLMES!!!Barbara COFFEY always so interesting to talk with…Tami BLAND doing some spooky Halloween decorating at the newspaper office???Happy belated birthday to Emma WILLIAMS in Parma, Ohio…Jim GRAINGER answering the call of duty for so many garden club members and friends and thanks a lot…Many thanks to Izzy WEST who is just the best…Jennifer WALTERS keeping busy with Little River Chamber of Commerce events…Get ready to vote in the city’s General Election on Tuesday, November 5…Sincere congratulations to Gina JOHNSON of Little River on being a big winner recently on Wheel …

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City’s General Election Is November 5th

The general election for North Myrtle Beach is November 5, 2019. Polls open at 7:00 am and close at 7:00 pm. Offices included: Council Member Crescent Beach Ward 2019-2023, Council Members Cherry Grove Ward 2019-2023, Council Members At- Large 2019-2023. All precincts vote for all candidates. To vote citizens must be registered to vote by October 15. Contact the Horry County Board of Voter Registration at (843) 915-5440. Obtain absentee ballots through Horry County Voter Registration. This is a nonpartisan election and no party affiliation will be placed on the ballot. After polls close the Municipal Election Commission counts absentee …

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