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7:33 am on Tuesday April 22, 2014

Highway 31 wildfire burned 19,000 acres in Myrtle Beach area five years ago

It started as a simple debris barn that escaped a Conway area yard. But within 24 hours, the Highway 31 fire of April 23, 2009 singed a path from S.C. 90 all the way into the Barefoot community of North Myrtle Beach.
8:00 am on Monday April 14, 2014

Horry County to try to claim surplus road money for S.C. 31 extension to North Carolina

via The Sun News: S.C. 31 could be extended to the North Carolina line if Horry County leaders can use proposed surplus funds from the current extension project on the south end of the county. Horry County leaders are hoping to convince State...
7:35 am on Wednesday November 6, 2013

Groundbreaking for Hwy's 31 and 707 finally begins

People in Horry County have been hearing the day is coming, and finally on Wednesday, a groundbreaking will make it official, as the barriers come down. After years of waiting, work will start to finish Highway 31 and widen Highway 707.
4:08 pm on Wednesday June 19, 2013

SC-31 to be extended and Hwy 707 to get wider

The Horry County Council is moving forward with the extension of SC-31 from Highway 544 to Highway 707, an additional 3.8 miles. The other major road project approved is the widening of Highway 707 at "Enterprise Road (S-26-926) in Horry County to...
8:04 am on Tuesday July 24, 2012

Highway 31 construction on hold (update: maybe some day)

C.A. Muller Update 7/24/2012: Remember when we reported last year that the 31 South construction would resume in the summer? Um, yeah. Summer is here and the grass grows taller on the stretch of groomed land at Highway 544 and 31. WMBF asks, "What...
6:40 pm on Saturday March 19, 2011

Acres burn off Highway 31 in Myrtle Beach

Flickr User: tamdotcom A fire outside of a neighborhood, not Myrtle Beach Fire Breaks Out off of 501 Bringing back memories from the Wild Fires that burned along Highway 31 two years ago, today saw another, smaller fire burning near the same area. ...