Author: WFXB Staff

Myrtle Beach Bike Rally Still Scheduled for Next Week

While Atlantic City has canceled their Bikefest, the Myrtle Beach Spring Bike Rally will still go on. The previously postponed event will now take place between this coming Monday, July 13th through Sunday, July 19th. Sonny Copeland, one of the rally organizers, said safety is their top priority and have been working together with the Horry County Council to ensure…

South Carolina COVID-19 Cases Continue to Dramatically Climb

South Carolina, particularly in Greenville, Charleston, and Horry counties, remain to be COVID-19 hot spots. Cases of COVID-19 continue to be linked to out-of-state trips taken to Myrtle Beach. In Pennsylvania, anyone who recently traveled to the area has been asked to quarantine for two weeks. New Jersey and West Virginia have also confirmed numerous cases originating from Myrtle Beach….

One Person Injured During Shooting in Horry County Yesterday Afternoon

One person was injured during a shooting in Horry County yesterday afternoon. The incident occurred in the area of Freemont Road. The victim was transported by Horry County Fire Rescue. The Horry County Police Department believes the shooting was isolated and there is no longer a threat to the community, however members have been asked to avoid the area for…

Dillon Man Who Was Shot, Killed Over Weekend Identified

The man who was shot and killed in Dillon County over the weekend has been identified.  The Dillon County Coroner’s Office confirmed the victim was 27-year-old Jackie Johnson Jr. from Dillon. He died during a shooting Sunday morning in the 100 block of North 11th Avenue. The Dillon Police Department and the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division are currently investigating…

Mary Trump’s Tell-All Memoir Set to be Released Early Next Week

The highly anticipated release of Mary Trump’s book is set to be published Tuesday, two weeks ahead of schedule. “Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World’s Most Dangerous Man,” is a supposedly a detailed account of Mary’s experiences growing up with her Uncle Donald, who she accused of being a “sociopath” full of “hubris and willful…

World Health Organization Officially Notified of U.S. Withdrawal

Yesterday, the Trump Administration notified Congress and the United Nations it intends to withdraw the U.S. from the World Health Organization. This comes as COVID-19 cases globally nears 12 million with almost 550,000 deaths. President Trump first announced his intentions back in mid-April. He believes the organization “failed to make the requested and greatly needed reforms” in regards to the…

Total Coronavirus Cases in U.S. Surpass 3 Million

COVID-19 cases in the U.S. have reached 3 million, with Florida, Texas, Arizona and California among the states reporting the highest amount of new cases. Texas reported over 10,000 new cases in a single day yesterday. Only two other states have reported this grim milestone, including New York back in April and Florida just last week. Texas’ total case count…

Careteam Plus Hosting COVID-19 Testing Events in Coming Weeks

As South Carolina COVID-19 cases continue to rise at an alarming rate, testing has become more essential than ever. This is why Careteam Plus has announced several new testing events. While today’s event ended at noon, do not worry, you will have more chances to get tested. They are holding a similar event on Tuesday, July 21st from 8 a.m….