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8:38 am on Saturday January 26, 2013

'Credible bomb threat' at Trident Technical's main campus (Update: Details)

Image by Flickr user (Updates at the bottom.) Trident Technical College sent out an emergency alert to all staff and students on Monday afternoon stating that a "credible bomb threat" had been received in the student center building of the River...
9:13 am on Friday August 24, 2012

Non-student arrested in connection with St. James High School bomb threat

St. James High School on Facebook Just when you thought the rash of bomb threats in Horry County schools was left behind like last year's tater tots, a non-student was arrested for making one, anonymously, at St. James High School. Tony Franks, a 52...
2:14 pm on Friday May 11, 2012

Opinion: Parents play a role in stopping school bomb threats

TheDigitel Myrtle Beach on Flickr It had been a quiet week since the Horry County Schools, law enforcement, and court officials released a public service announcement about the rash of bomb threats in our schools and the consequences they hold, but ...
8:21 am on Monday April 30, 2012

The costs and consequences of recent school bomb threats (Update: longer school days?)

photo by flickr user vpickering Update 4/30/12:  School board member, Joe DeFeo, says one way to recoup educational time lost by bomb threats may be made up by extending the school day.  That plan, however, comes at the same cost per hour as the...
10:29 am on Thursday December 15, 2011

Spate of Myrtle Beach area bomb threats are disturbing and disruptive

Flickr user Josh Libatique Horry County Police have responded to several bomb threats since mid-November and signs point to prankster students.  We covered the story about the Carolina Forest area Wal-Mart being evacuated due to a phoned in bomb...
3:00 am on Wednesday December 14, 2011

17-year-old arrested for Facebook status update

Flickr user clumclark "Time to die." That's what a St. James High School student posted as her Facebook status while the school evacuated for a bomb threat. The post concerned parents and the student was arrested but she is not a suspect in the hoax...
8:58 am on Sunday November 13, 2011

Horry County Police respond to bomb threat; Community tweets

Flickr user David Hepburn Yesterday an anonymous 911 phone caller said that a bomb was set to go off at Wal-Mart at 9:00 p.m. Horry County Police responded by locating the general location of the call and determining the Carolina Forest area Wal-...
1:20 pm on Wednesday February 9, 2011

Bomb threat at Beaufort Walmart

Flickr user vcalzone A bomb threat was called in today at the Beaufort Walmart in the Cross Creek Shopping Center near 2:30 p.m. As you might expect, given the headline, there was no bomb and the store was disrupted only for a short while. A few...
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