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2:53 pm on Tuesday April 16, 2013

United Way seeking donations for senior citizens for "Make Someone's May Day"

For the 13th year, United Way of Horry County will celebrate "Make Someone's May Day" on May 1st. They're seeking donations to fill bags for local seniors. They're asking for toiletries, sugar-free goodies, and household items. Contributions can be...
6:08 am on Tuesday March 6, 2012

2012 Grand Strand Senior Job and Volunteer Assistance Fair

Flickr user Waponi This Wednesday, March 7, 2012 The Grand Strand Job and Volunteer Assistance Fair will be held at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center.  Sponsored by the Senior Citizens Advisory Committee, the event is free, runs from 9 a.m. to...
4:10 am on Thursday August 18, 2011

Seniors are the fastest growing age group in Horry County

Flickr user rofanator We're getting a little more gray in the past 10 years according to the 2010 Census. The over-65 crowd outpaced the younger age groups by jumping 56 percent since 2000. The 85 to 90-year old segment almost doubled. Accomodating...