Zach Wilcox, WMBFNews.com

Zach Wilcox

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Recent:
  • WMBFNews.com
  • WIS News 10
Past:
  • WTOC11
  • wave3news
  • NBC12 WWBT Richmond
  • WTVM News Leader 9

Recent articles by Zach:

DHEC urges Carolinians take advantage of free at-home COVID tests

Getting tested for the coronavirus without ever having to leave your home. → Read More

Demolition work on old Waccamaw River steamboat warehouse ‘picks up steam’

Crews worked at the Lower River Warehouse on the Conway Riverwalk all Monday, taking chunks off the building that have been there since at least the late 1800s! → Read More

Myrtle Beach receives funding for new deep water outfall at 24th Avenue North

The City of Myrtle Beach is working to keep bacteria out of the water thanks to deep water outfalls. It received $1.5 million from the state legislature to kick start the next outfall project on 24th Avenue North. → Read More

Florence Schools take first step in merging districts

Two Pee Dee school districts took a big step forward to merging Thursday. → Read More

Crescent Beach rezoning plan moves ahead with compromise and concern

High-rise hotels, condos and parking garages could be the vision for the future of Crescent Beach, but not without conflict. → Read More

Surge in COVID-19 cases forces Grand Strand municipalities to make changes to services

The recent uptick in COVID-19 cases across the Grand Strand has forced county and city offices to make changes to their services. → Read More

$1 million collected by Horry County impact fees since launching in October

Growth paying for growth - impact fees have started to leave their mark on the Horry County budget. The Horry County council approved impact fees in July, they took effect in October, and have made $1 million so far. → Read More

Hundreds of new apartments could be on the way for Highways 544, 501

Horry County leaders also voted in favor of a new campground on Highway 701 in Conway. → Read More

Firm pulls proposal to bring thousands of new homes, development along Highway 707

It had been met with criticism from residents since it was first introduced. → Read More

Horry County council votes in favor of Hwy 544 RV park

Travelers and those looking for a getaway may soon have a new place to check out in Conway. → Read More

Crescent Beach rezoning vote delayed after residents bring petition against it

After numerous phone calls, emails and public comments, the North Myrtle Beach city council decided to hold off on a decision that could shape the future of the area. → Read More

SCDNR seeks to expand oyster shell collection operation in Horry & Georgetown counties

As 2021 comes to a close, SCDNR says its oyster shell recycling collection has rebounded to pre-pandemic levels. → Read More

SCDNR seeks to expand oyster shell collection operation in Horry & Georgetown counties

As 2021 comes to a close, SCDNR says its oyster shell recycling collection has rebounded to pre-pandemic levels. → Read More

Surfside Beach restaurant owner hurt in hit-and-run after serving free meals on Christmas

He says he’s not going to let this stop him from bringing his community together on Christmas. → Read More

Market Common preps for 9th annual Southern Times Square New Year’s celebration

Thousands are expected to gather for the ninth annual Southern Times Square New Year’s celebration. They’ll be scaling the event back up quite a bit this year. → Read More

Conway’s Celebration of Lights closes busy season after getting nearly 25,000 into the Christmas spirit

Some people are ready to make it an annual tradition, so that number may keep up for Christmases to come. → Read More

4 airports, 3 flights, 1 puppy: Passenger brings Christmas surprise to MYR on nation’s busiest winter travel day

The spirit of Christmas filled Myrtle Beach International Thursday as one woman braved one of the nation’s busiest travel days to make a wish come true. She had to go through several different airports all in one day, with some very precious cargo and quite the holiday story to tell. → Read More

Myrtle Beach International Airport sees increased traffic ahead of Christmas Eve

MYR said more than double the number of flights took off from the airport Thursday compared to last year. → Read More

‘It’s miserable’: Community mourns loss of Socasee man killed in hit-and-run near his home

A Grand Strand community will spend this Christmas mourning the tragic loss of a loved one. → Read More

Back to the Range: Re-zoning for Wizard Golf course a no-go, again

The voices of Carolina Forest residents have been heard. The rolling greens of the Wizard Golf course will stay just that... for now. → Read More