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8:00 am on Thursday July 3, 2014

SC State Rep. proposes to allow casinos in Myrtle Beach to fund road repairs

 A proposal to allow well-regulated, upscale casinos in the Myrtle Beach area and use the tax revenue to fix poor roads and bridges across the state of South Carolina has been suggested. House Minority Leader Representative J. Todd Rutherford (D-...
6:29 am on Monday November 26, 2012

Hardeeville casino proposal still in waiting

Flickr user alxhee The chances of a casino in Hardeeville still look quite poor, but Hardeeville City Manager Bob Nanni still hasn't given up hope. The Island Packet's Casey Conley writes that Nanni was awaiting the outcome of the 2012 elections...
8:13 am on Tuesday April 10, 2012

Myrtle Beach teen wins $100k from scratcher; Pee Dee man wins $2m

Flickr user James LeVeque The insanely high Megamillions jackpots seemed to have set off lottery fever. While many people have chosen to ignore the staggering low probablity of winning, it quite literally paid off for one local teenager. According...
12:58 pm on Sunday April 8, 2012

South Carolina continues the gambling discussion (Update: Steve Porter editorial)

Flickr user Jemingway Update April 8, 2012: Haley's Facebook blast hasn't done much to muffle the push for casino efforts in the state. ConwayJournal.com has an editorial from local Steve Porter on how he thinks casinos in South Carolina are an...
5:03 am on Saturday March 10, 2012

With a Facebook post, Gov. Haley douses idea of Hardeeville casino

Remember the talk of 2,250 jobs coming from an Indian casino and resort in Hardeeville? Well, Governor Nikki Haley made her position on the proposed casino very clear with a Facebook post. "We have had inquiries about the possibility of a Catawba...
12:19 am on Tuesday March 6, 2012

Proposed Hardeeville casino gets mixed reactions (Update: Opposition)

Flickr user Wes2theG09 Update March 10: The governor has made it clear she opposes the casino, greatly diminishing the chances for the casino to be built. Update March 6: Various factions continue to align themselves, most recently with a Hilton...
4:36 pm on Thursday July 17, 2008

Upper Deck Tavern Casino Night

The Upper Deck will be hosting a casino night on Wednesday, July 23, from 8 p.m. onward. Drop by, play some games, even win a few prizes. If you don't know where the Upper Deck is, it's easy: Just head through the alleyway/door between Gilroy's and...
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