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Georgia officials: DNA shows trucker killed teen in 1988

Sep. 06, 2022 20:59 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia and federal officials say DNA has identified a deceased truck driver as the man who killed a young woman in 1988 in the state's far northwest corner. At a news conference Tuesday at Georgia Bureau of Investigation headquarters in suburban Atlanta, officials...

Teacher, her 2 kids found shot to death in S. Carolina home

Sep. 01, 2022 13:33 PM EDT

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — A teacher and her two children have been found dead in their South Carolina home, authorities said. Officers checking on the family after they hadn't been seen all day Wednesday found the bodies around 1:45 p.m. in the Carolina Forest neighborhood near...

2 shark bites reported at S. Carolina's most popular beach

Aug. 19, 2022 09:18 AM EDT

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — Two swimmers survived being bitten by sharks this week at South Carolina's most popular beach. Both people were attacked in Myrtle Beach on Monday with one suffering a serious injury to the forearm and the second a more glancing bite to the leg, police...

South Carolina man among 2 Americans killed in Ukraine

Jul. 25, 2022 17:31 PM EDT

A South Carolina man serving as a medic in the Ukrainian military was identified by his commanding officer over the weekend as one of two Americans killed in action last week. Luke “Skywalker” Lucyszyn, a 31-year-old Myrtle Beach resident, died on July 18 in the Donbas region of...

Pac-Man and baseball pinball part of beach arcade's charm

Jul. 24, 2022 09:30 AM EDT

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — The beach is not the only attraction that brings people to the Grand Strand area. A staple in entertainment for kids and their families is the classic arcade. Manager of the Garden City fun arcade, Forrest Clark, said the magic of an arcade is something...