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10:03 am on Tuesday November 19, 2013

Leaders hope to bring Boeing plant to Horry County

County officials say they will pursue the huge Boeing 777X project that may move from the Seattle area. After a joint delegation meeting Monday between the Myrtle Beach City Council and Horry County Council, Horry County leaders announced that they...
1:06 pm on Sunday April 8, 2012

Myrtle Beach iTAP nearly ready to market (Update: Phase I completes in April)

Update April 8, 2012: It's been a while since we reported on the progress of iTAP (see earlier reports below) but that doesn't mean progress hasn't been made. Phase I of the International Aerospace and Technology Park consisted of establishing...
5:24 am on Wednesday December 14, 2011

Horry County Council talk economic development (Video of council meetings)

Flickr user Biczzz "Widgets here....get your widgets..." ´╗┐Back in October it was reported by the Bureau of Labor Statistics that Horry County workers take home the least in weekly pay compared to other counties of our size -nearly half the National...
10:07 am on Wednesday December 7, 2011

Boeing selects MYR as 787 Dreamliner test site (update: Video of flight)

Flickr user Andrew W. Sieber Update 12/7: Myrtle Beach International Airport shared their video of the 787 making a pass. View it on this page or see it on YouTube. Update 12/6: Boeing was scheduled to start testing their newest aircraft today at...
6:12 am on Wednesday October 5, 2011

Horry County wages nearly half that of national average

Flickr user kenyee In a recent study conducted of the 300 largest counties in the country by the Bureau of Labor Statistics,´╗┐ Horry County came in last on the list of weekly salaries. Workers in Horry County take in an average of $534 per week...
9:00 am on Monday May 23, 2011

Myrtle Beach Aero & Tech Park breaks ground; Utilities get tax breaks

At 10 a.m. today, there was a groundbreaking ceremony for the new technology park, known as iTAP, that will be situated directly between Myrtle Beach International Airport and The Market Common at the old airforce base. The technology park has been...