North Myrtle Beach, SC


Police investigating after bomb threat at Myrtle Beach restaurant

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WMBF) - Police were called to a Myrtle Beach restaurant on Sunday after a bomb threat that turned out to be false. MCpl. Tom Vest with the Myrtle Beach Police Department said officers responded to the Mr. Fish location on the 6400 block of North Kings Highway.

First Responder Friday: Detective Kathy Thompson

HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) — It’s time for this week’s First Responder Friday. This week we are highlighting Detective Kathy Thompson with the Horry County Police Department. “I like being able to help people and follow the paper trail,” Thompson said. For 40 years, she has served her community. Nineteen with the city of Conway […]

NC man struck, killed by truck on Highway 31

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WMBF) - One person was killed in a crash on Highway 31 early Sunday, according to officials. LCpl. Nick Pye said the crash happened at around 2:15 a.m. in the area of Water Tower Road when a 2013 GMC pickup truck heading north on the highway struck a pedestrian.

Horry County (SC) Breaks Ground on Third New Fire Station in Two Weeks

Horry County Fire Rescue held a ceremonial groundbreaking for a new fire station Thursday, reported. It’s located at 120 Burcale Road in the Forestbrook area of Myrtle Beach. This is the third fire station the department has broken ground on in the last two weeks, the report said....

FIRST ALERT: Another temperature rollercoaster this week

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - It’s going to be a cool and cloudy Sunday, but don’t worry temperatures will be warming back up. Clouds will slowly clear out this evening, in addition to the clear skies, the northerly winds will continue to funnel in cooler temperatures. Overnight lows are going to drop in the low 40s in the Grand Strand and upper 30s inland.

A Major Publication Dubbed Myrtle Beach a “Foodie Destination” - Here's Why

A major national publication dubbed Myrtle Beach as a "foodie destination".Photo byTrip Advisor. There are a lot of great "foodie destinations" in America. You have New York City, Charleston, SC, New Orleans, Chicago, Los Angeles, and many more. However, one major national publication recently dubbed Myrtle Beach as a foodie destination as well! Although Myrtle Beach is well known for its shopping, golf, and of course, the beach, the publication thinks the popular beach town has what it takes to put alongside some of the top foodie destinations in America! In this article, we will take a look at which publication gave Myrtle Beach that title as well as why!

1 hurt after crash on Highway 501 near Aynor

HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) - One person was hurt in a crash that had traffic slowed in the Aynor area on Sunday. Horry County Fire Rescue said crews were called to the area of Highway 501 at Bill Jones Road at around 10:50 a.m. for a wreck involving three vehicles.

It’ll be Herd vs. Huskies in Horry County

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) - Many Marshall football fans will be taking a familiar trip to see the Herd play in a bowl game this month. Newschannel 3 has confirmed that they will play the University of Connecticut in the Myrtle Beach Bowl which is on Monday December 19th. Kickoff for the game will be at 2:30 p.m. from Brooks Stadium and it’s the home of Coastal Carolina.

UConn, Marshall to meet in Myrtle Beach Bowl

CONWAY, S.C. (WMBF) - UConn and Marshall will clash in the third edition of the Myrtle Beach Bowl later this month at Brooks Stadium. The matchup was announced Sunday along with the entire slate of bowl games scheduled to take place throughout the next several weeks. The matchup will mark the first time the teams have met since 2015.

Dates Announced for the 41st Annual World Famous Blue Crab Festival in Little River, SC – May 20-21, 2023

Located at the Historic Little River Waterfront in Little River, SC, the 41st Annual World Famous Blue Crab Festival is one of the largest festivals in the Southeast. Bring your family & friends to enjoy fresh, local seafood from a waterfront restaurant or get your favorite festival food fix. Enjoy scenic views, and live beach music, and shop for a unique souvenir or gift from a crafter.

Horry County man accused of attacking victim with machete

HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) - A man was arrested after allegedly assaulting someone with a machete in the Longs area. Records and documents obtained by WMBF News state Zaire Stevenson was arrested and charged with attempted murder following an incident Monday evening. According to a police report, officers from the...

Seasonable Day Across The Area

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) — Times of clouds and sunshine across the area today. We will see a more seasonable day. Highs will be a few degrees either side of 60 across the region. Tonight clouds will stick around, with a breeze along the coastal areas. That will keep temperatures a little warmer, mid 40s for lows. Inland, we should see clouds start to clear out some, that will allow for temperatures to drop into the upper 30s. If clouds clear quicker, some inland areas, could be in the mid 30s. Be sure to bundle up as you head out to work or school Monday morning.