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6:12 am on Monday February 10, 2014

Savannah port fire is finally out

With a smoke trail visible for miles, the warehouse filled with some 2,000 tons of rubber burned for 20 hours.
8:11 am on Friday January 31, 2014

Restaurant on Highway 17 destroyed in early-morning fire

Horry County Fire Rescue responded to a fully-involved, three-alarm structure fire at the New China Buffet on North Kings Highway around 2:30 a.m. Friday.
8:04 pm on Wednesday January 8, 2014

Combustibles near space heater caused clothing store fire in North Myrtle Beach

via The Sun News: Combustible items located too close to a space heater caused a fire at a store at Barefoot Landing in North Myrtle Beach, said city spokesman Pat Dowling. A fire damaged $75,000 worth of structure and damage at the Tango Bay store...
9:58 am on Monday January 6, 2014

Fire at Tango Bay Store -with exclusive video

City Spokesman, Pat Dowling, reported that a fire caused about $75,000 worth of damage tangofire(structure/merchandise) to the Tango Bay store at Barefoot Landing in North Myrtle Beach last night. The fire was first reported around 6 p.m., was...
12:45 pm on Wednesday November 27, 2013

Scott's BBQ catches fire

Legendary Hemingway BBQ spot caught fire early Wednesday morning while cooking 14 pigs, but fear not, they're open. Live 5 News offers a short report on the fire and Scott's confirms they're open on Facebook.
5:02 am on Wednesday October 23, 2013

Stench grows around burned Wando mattress home

A trailer surrounded in old mattresses and appliances was destroyed by fire, and now the mess still sits there more than two weeks later and the stench is growing near the Wando property. 
1:23 am on Tuesday October 22, 2013

Fire at MeadWestvaco chemical plant contained

The fire that followed a leak at the MeadWestvaco Specialty Chemicals plant in North Charleston has been contained.
9:38 am on Tuesday October 15, 2013

NYT article highlights Georgetown fire, the city's future

This past weekend the New York Times had a great write-up about the impact of the Georgetown fire on their community, as well as a brief rundown of the city's economic boons and current woes.  An excerpt of the piece: "GJohn Witzl Walters is not...
11:23 am on Wednesday September 25, 2013

The Georgetown waterfront fire, a social round up

[View the story "The Georgetown waterfront fire" on Storify]
4:55 am on Wednesday September 18, 2013

No one hurt as bus carrying Beaufort High volleyball team burns

The trip from Charleston for the Beaufort High School volleyball team turned eventful on U.S. 17 near Adams Run when the bus caught fire.