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9:35 am on Friday March 29, 2013

Scam targets Horry Electric customers

According to several local news sources including The Sun News, WPDE and WMBF some residents as well as businesses are recieving call from someone from an out of town number claiming to be from Horry Electric Cooperative telling customers that their...
5:06 am on Thursday May 10, 2012

Almost 2000 Horry Electric customers without power this morning

Horry Electric Outage Viewer This morning an equipment failure at the Burgess community substation has left many residences (and traffic lights) without power. It sounds like it will take a while to fix permanently. Crews are working to backfeed...
7:27 am on Tuesday March 20, 2012

Horry Electric provides online tool to keep tabs on power outages

Horry Electric Cooperative has announced Online Outage Map as an easy way to see what power outages may have happened near you. The interactive map refreshes every five minutes and can help you determine when an outage may be rectified. Technically...
9:05 am on Saturday August 27, 2011

Irene passes by Myrtle Beach, no serious damage

Flickr user oljudet As expected, Hurricane Irene merely blew us a kiss as she danced by our little stretch of beach. Aside from a couple of downed trees, the biggest damage done has been scattered power outages. Santee Cooper took to Facebook and...
5:06 am on Friday August 19, 2011

Horry Electric Cooperative is raising fees

Scott Kurtz Horry Electric Cooperative will be raising both their flat facility fee in October and their rates for electrcity use next June. The utility performed a cost analysis and determined they weren't charging enough to cover their actual...
6:47 pm on Wednesday April 13, 2011

Horry Electric announces modest rate increase and member returns at annual meeting

Flickr user AZAdam Horry Electric Cooperative (HEC) held its 2011 annual meeting at the Myrtle Beach convention center on April 12.  Registration started at noon and continued through 7pm.  Not breaking tradition, HEC offered incentives for...