Loris, Retiree Haven

Photo of clock near the railroad in Loris, SC

Loris city was an untapped, underpopulated town just 90 years ago. J.W. Ogilvie, who settled down in Horry County a scant 15-years after the War Between the States, wrote in 1909, "Loris was unknown. The site of that coming city was but a worn out corn field that would not have brought at forced sale more than 25 cents an acre." Much has changed … [Read more...]

Little River, NC – Fresh Seafood, Fishing and Historic Oaks

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Heading north along well-traveled Highway 17, as the bright lights of South Carolina's Grand Strand begin to dim, you will find Little River, once an important port city but now a small town striving to maintain its well-earned reputation as a quaint fishing village. Tucked between North Myrtle Beach and the North Carolina line, Little River was … [Read more...]

North Myrtle Beach, Top-notch Recreational Activities

Photo of the beach at North Myrtle Beach (NMB), SC

In 1968, four small beach towns - Windy Hill Beach, Crescent Beach, Ocean Drive Beach and Cherry Grove Beach - joined forces to form the city of North Myrtle Beach. The goal of these towns located on the northern edge of the Grand Strand was to provide unmatched service, offer top-notch recreational activities and create a unique, safe community … [Read more...]