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Recent Articles by Kristin
Authorities search for Latta murder suspect who left S.C. transitional facility
Authorities in South Carolina and North Carolina want people to be on the lookout for a murder suspect who left a transitional facility.
Published July 16, 2020 at 11:30 PM
Volunteers help sea turtle hatchling head into the ocean in North Myrtle Beach
Some volunteers had the amazing task of helping baby sea turtles make their way into the ocean in North Myrtle Beach.
Published July 16, 2020 at 7:48 PM
WATCH: Osprey flies with large Spanish mackerel in its claws over Myrtle Beach
Some beachgoers got to see an amazing sight over Myrtle Beach.
Published July 3, 2020 at 10:15 AM
Warrants: 3-year-old nearly drowned at Myrtle Beach hotel pool while mother was at beach
A mother was taken into custody after warrants state that her three-year-old child almost drowned at a Myrtle Beach hotel pool.
Published June 27, 2020 at 9:00 AM
Third suspect wanted in Murrells Inlet shooting surrenders; 1 suspect remains on the run
A third suspect wanted in connection to a burglary that ended with a Murrells Inlet homeowner being shot is now in custody.
Published May 26, 2020 at 9:30 PM
Mayor: Deadly shooting on Ocean Blvd. resulted from ‘gang violence from outside of our borders’
Myrtle Beach police are investigating a second shooting in two days along Ocean Boulevard.
Published May 25, 2020 at 4:17 PM
Sen. Lindsey Graham worries Georgia’s reopening is ‘going too fast too soon’
One South Carolina senator is voicing his opinion on the state of Georgia reopening certain businesses starting on Friday.
Published April 21, 2020 at 4:17 PM
One dead, Horry County police still investigating after incident in Bucksport area
Horry County police are conducting a death investigation in the Bucksport area.
Published February 15, 2020 at 2:17 PM
Former Florence County sheriff smiles in mugshot; faces domestic violence, probation violation charges
The former Florence County sheriff has been arrested again.
Published February 3, 2020 at 11:32 PM
Brookgreen Gardens Lowcountry Zoo welcomes 4 baby otters
Four new bundles of joy were born at Brookgreen Gardens Lowcountry Zoo.
Published February 3, 2020 at 6:59 PM
Solicitor finds no criminal wrongdoing after SLED investigation into Pawleys Island police chief
The Pawleys Island police chief will not face charges after state police investigated allegations of indecent exposure.
Published January 27, 2020 at 4:38 PM
Jury finds man guilty of killing 88-year-old Pee Dee woman during attempted carjacking
One of the six people charged in connection to a deadly attempted carjacking was found guilty on Friday.
Published January 17, 2020 at 8:38 PM
'We just held hands’: Students recount moments EF1 tornado tore through Loris H.S. parking lot
The National Weather Service confirmed an EF1 tornado blew through the Loris High School parking lot on Monday.
Ian Klein and
Published January 14, 2020 at 11:00 AM
One dead after truck goes into pond along Highway 17 Bypass in Murrells Inlet
A person has been pronounced dead after driving their truck into a pond along Highway 17 Bypass in Murrells Inlet, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol.
Kristin Nelson and
Published December 24, 2019 at 9:07 PM
Myrtle Beach police investigate stabbing in gas station parking lot
Officers were called around 7:15 p.m. Friday to the parking lot of the Circle K in the 1100 block on North Kings Highway to a report of a stabbing.
Published December 7, 2019 at 12:15 PM
Report: 18-year-old held student up at knifepoint inside Hartsville HS bathroom
A Hartsville High School student went from a classroom to a jail cell, according to a police report
Published December 5, 2019 at 4:57 PM
North Myrtle Beach man pleads guilty in deadly jet ski crash that killed his best friend
A judge sentenced a North Myrtle Beach man to 30 months in prison for his role in a deadly jet ski crash that claimed the life of his best friend.
Published December 2, 2019 at 10:12 PM
Myrtle Beach business uses 22 lb. chocolate Santa to help those in need
If you’ve ever dreamed of owning more than 20 pounds of chocolate, well now here is your chance.
Published November 19, 2019 at 3:25 PM
Marion County teacher, coach accused of asking student for sexually-explicit pictures
Deputies arrested a Marion County teacher and coach on Monday after investigators said he asked a student for sexually-explicit images and videos.
Published October 29, 2019 at 2:49 PM
Police: Suspect fires shots at 5 Florence police officers; 1 in custody
Gunfire erupted between a suspect and Florence police officers as they were serving a warrant Monday night, according to police.
Nia Watson and
Published October 14, 2019 at 11:13 PM
Pee Dee mother charged in death of 2-year-old child posts $30K bond
A mother charged in the death of her two-year-old son in Hartsville is out of jail.
Published October 10, 2019 at 10:15 PM
HCPD: 1 person stabbed at popular bar in Murrells Inlet
Police said a person was stabbed at a popular bar in Murrells Inlet.
Published October 4, 2019 at 10:26 PM
Hurricane Dorian washes massive, fossilized clam shell onto North Carolina beach
The storm waves brought on by Hurricane Dorian in early September has turned up interesting finds on the Carolina coast, including a two-pound clamshell.
Published September 30, 2019 at 8:32 PM
Pawleys Island leaders move forward with beach renourishment project
Pawleys are moving forward with a much-needed beach renourishment project.
Published September 9, 2019 at 8:52 PM
Florence man rescues beagle tied to tree during Hurricane Dorian
A passerby came to the rescue of a little beagle who he said was tied to a tree and shivering as Hurricane Dorian hit the Grand Strand and Pee Dee.
Published September 8, 2019 at 7:32 AM
JEEP WATCH ENDS: Infamous vehicle removed from the beach after Dorian
Jeep Watch 2019 has officially come to an end.
Kristin Nelson and
Published September 6, 2019 at 11:12 AM
JEEP WATCH: Owner explains why Jeep was left on beach during Hurricane Dorian
A red Jeep captured the attention of the nation Thursday while Hurricane Dorian’s heavy rains and gusty winds battered the Grand Strand coastline.
Kristin Nelson and
Published September 5, 2019 at 11:18 PM
‘The vehicle was a death trap’: Family of woman who drowned in HCSO transport van files lawsuit
The family of one of two mental health patients who drowned while in the back of a Horry County Sheriff’s Office transport van has filed a lawsuit.
Published August 20, 2019 at 11:18 AM
Myrtle Beach vacationer receives new ‘beach leg’ after other one washed away by wave
A woman vacationing in Myrtle Beach can enjoy the rest of her trip and go back in the ocean.
Published August 9, 2019 at 5:30 AM
Huge wave causes woman to lose prosthetic ‘beach leg’ during Myrtle Beach vacation
A woman vacationing in Myrtle Beach has an interesting request for fellow beachgoers: If you see a fake leg give her a call.
Published August 7, 2019 at 8:22 PM
New outdoor fitness area coming to Sullivan’s Island
Summer Huechtker and
Approval meeting scheduled for new pharmacy coming to East Bay and Calhoun
A crash on I-26 near Aviation Avenue has two left eastbound lanes blocked, expect delays
Isle of Palms Mayor looks to ease parking restrictions
Tropical Depression 11 still expected to become Josephine