Sun-News from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina on March 23, 2007 · 28
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Sun-News from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina · 28

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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Friday, March 23, 2007
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i 4 V ' ' A A 6C The Sun News Myrtle Beach SC Friday March 23 2007 iCYRTLEBEACHOMJNECOM FROM PAGE 1C 4 1 v 4 A V VI h n d I h h s d c A fi b B V h d C C 1 Compare the Price! Compere the Service! You will be happy you shopped WSneieUumUum Furniture Handcrafted by Amish and Mannonlta Master Wood crofters Butlers Watch Repair Coastal Grand Mall (At SEARS Package Pick-up Entrance) Open M-SAT 10-6 choose Choose gold blue or green Alltel Retail Store Ttaw MM Sam Now Opm Suntat SSToThurdl ft MUI1H-2M JSuSwrehftlWSSM-IW Nw! UawTowtao town KOI MI-1711 Ff loilooao S Sowrnam AocoaoH call l - PT isssi mgn a mrtflmnoti currant oofoct ria piano fcnymc i hiywr io ocoartini 10 rtw Ihaaa a Cwreharw for ConauMeahani PHOTOS From Page 1C Web site wwwdibcaryorg and clicking on the link for digital library to browse the photos The library has been working on the site for months and it became operational on March 13 said Julie Warren digital library project manager for the Georgetown County Library The library is also seeking more photos and help from residents who might be able to fill in the blanks on some of the things and people pictured Most of the photographs are pprt of the Morgan-Trenholm collection William Doyle Morgan was the city’s first mayor elected in 1894 FIRE From Page 1C sparked by space heaters burning outdoor debris and candles used in homes “March and April are traditionally our highest fire months” Nicholas said “People really need to be safety conscious The time change is a good time to check your fire alarm If you didn’t do it when the time changed do it now” Istanich is the only person who remains displaced by the fire said Murrells Inlet-Garden City Beach Fire Inspector Gary MocarskL WATCH & JEWELRY REPAIR DONE ON PREMISES 8434436504 your circle choose your color tarooVlMoCtrIMl)lM-Mll SSffoCo— UMBMMIM - Sg - Climi er ritit lllita— loom— Mr Jn WNM An SO) OHSN Shoe at a earticipatirtf retailer: Eiwpawli nmaninJ ohrmmlKliotmmrvinr I— of W n7h Fiiorol 1 law UoWorool lonrlco Tmi tool Pronpoi 10 My CircJo nnmhao rowan H huro to toho ortoef AAOrt— ol hrtomolioo: Thw pNor may bo Napoo Poo lo Woo aipphoi rwwroiQ or porirofmi hcohono OS oarer rntoraoooniwlihta a toy Altai Won or olhoUoa All proAucI A oawcowatirafotoncoOorortwiwowiaidoiwiotitrrttBirta A 10900 of War Somcoo I W Arthur Glover Trenholm was a prominent businessman At the turn of the century Morgan commissioned a photographer to take pictures that showcased his city with its many innovations like paved sidewalks electric lights and new post office Warren said In 3005 the library received a $40000 grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services to scan the collection into the computer and to help preserve the photographs In November 2006 the library also received a $350000 grant from the Gaylord and Dmothy Donnelley Foundation for three years to digitize 82000 images from around the county Warren said The library’s staff has At least two people in Georgetown County were burned out of their home Sunday night on Cookies Place road in the Chnppee community At least 10 members of the same family were left homeless by a fire last month in Horry County Nicholas said The exact cause of Tuesday’s fire in Garden City Beach is unknown Mocarski said The fire started in the dried landscaping grass then spread to the nearby apartment The blaze climbed the wall and spread to the attic The grass fire could have been sparked by a stray cigarette or by another buy the new ultra-slim LG MP3 player 1 3 mp camera with video Bluetooth $gg99 altar ISO maUnnotoata wNh 2-ya aanfce agraaaMrl get a LGAX245 camera phone FREE altar 30 malHn radata with 2-r- mviea Hava NmDovWMooo SMI MI-3 tbmamwV1hcaSn7N4BN IMSM1-MN Mono Woo Or IMS MH6II MrttanyWaa(MS7M-8H thorti oory by r “-“it THiii oMMuol taoo win on 1 1 QlMutata1a9rotaptarfCoaucfrtlltalloJotanwBa1fvoaoroohgrt1taUwM11hotapaoMoMwmMchoooWw iwy aa ho cpmqUMo wHh il Oowcoo taa pro Hmoorti onibiC km contwt ho aoVonoihir tafcaapobtaB already contacted Brookgreen Gardens the Georgetown County Historical Society Rice Museum Kaminski House Murrells Inlet 2007 Georgetown County Museum and other local organizations to help preserve the history of Georgetown County and help to make it available to the public Horry County has had a similar project for the past four years said Horry County Museum Curator Walter HilL About 2000 to 4000 images have been digitized Those photos are not online yet but are available at the museum The Georgetown County library is asking for the help of area residents who have photographs to contribute to the digi Red Cross events Saturday is Red Cross Day at El Cerro Grande Restaurants in Horry County Fifteen percent of the proceeds wl be given to the local Red Cross Chapter This month Damon's Grill is donating $1 for every dessert ordered March 30 1 Myrtle Beach High School is having an event to benefit the Red Cross Apr! 14 1 The Horry-Georgetown Technical College is doing a FunWalkRun April 19 1 Crabby Mike's is donating its net proceeds to the local Red Cross Chapter information wwwcoastalscarcorg or call 477-0020 source Mocarski said ' a ted from the nearby apart ments said Murrells Inlet- “It would be considered a brush fire that extended to the residence” said Murrells Inlet-Garden City Beach Assistant Fire Chief Danny Lussier Istanich was not hurt during Tuesday’s fire firefighters said About 20 people were evacu- IAS- f f ' i Toft tal collection “We’re hoping to create the ultimate Georgetown County Cultural Heritage Wikipedia We want to get high-quality information about Georgetown County on the Web site We’re asking community experts to share their knowledge write articles and serve as jurors to preserve the quality of the information” Warren said Many of the photographs currently cm the Web site have only brief descriptions or none at alL Also many people are unidentified The library is asking for help with these identifications “Hopefully this is a project that we won’t see an end to I think we need to get this going and show the world what we Garden City Beach Fire Chief Norman Knight Istanich’s apartment had some smoke damage and some charred boards in the attic firefighters said No other damage was reported STATION From Page 1C replace the signal on the Grand Strand of the Raycom-owned NBC affiliates in Columbia and Wilmington NC It would be the last of the three major networks to have a presence on the Strand WBTW and WPDE are the local CBS and ABC stations respectively gmf!BrnTiYjH!uinmflii!i my ocircle Exclusively from Alltel choose who you call for free — any ten numbers any network lata 3tawaaWiritaMMS7SMMi Tfw Tobacco Sarn IMS 7H-M00 - N - Thn(MSUM4M Myrttal M Abort MhtarIMSItaOZ M Ttch Com I IMS OMNI loafo Ctab (MB1M-I4I7 Sanaahtaattaa “- - — — -— — - — — 1 — - ‘no tim ataUN MwtMrCWaawrtihtataaowiJSS (£51 nerwr ntaai OMPNISa ScfMN MMQSS f rIiHHIrIiA I can do" Warren said To participate in the project call Warren at 545-3316 Future uses for the collections could include museum exhibits and material for lesson plans James Carolina Jr a retired reference librarian was on hand for a recent presentation of the digital library "I think the project will open to modern Georgetonians and to people around the world the quality of life in Georgetown in the turn of the century as never seat before” he said "It will allow them to be a part of a bygone era” Contact AUANA RAMOS at 857-8520 aramoathesunnewsxoin Neighbor Jeff Smith said he broke glass on several fire extinguisher cases then he and others sprayed the flames Mocarski said commercial buildings indudiqg the Garden City Apartments are required to have outdoor fire extinguishers The apartments do not have indoor sprinklers "We made sure eight to 10 years ago that the extinguishers were placed outside and they were available to the tenants” Mocarski said Contact KELLY MARSHALL FULLER at 357-9187 or kfullerthesunnewsxom WWMB operates the CW station and WFXB operates the Fox affiliate WBTW is replacing its facility off US 17 Bypass just south of the back gate intersection with a larger building According to a 2006 SEC filing that building should be complete by early 2008 Contact EMMA MTCH at 444-1722 or efitchthewnnewscofn love" Sr-' Nor Mpeoloodl Ml Abort Htatar(MSJM-4 MKLMART PnaESpaaMrat -At V 1 V i v t I J t

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