Overseeing 40,000 students and 5,400 employees is a job Horry County Schools Superintendent Cynthia Elsberry, Ph.D., accepts as a challenge yet finds “a little awesome.”
The owner of CRH Interior Designs, Inc., Chiara Rizzo-Hansen developed her talents in Italy before moving to the United States.
Fifty years ago, John Rhodes came to Myrtle Beach to work as a lifeguard in the summer. He loved the area so much he never left.
The Vietnam War caused changes in the plans of many young men and Robert Shelley of Myrtle Beach was no different.
Growing up in Astoria, Queens, in New York, Al Dondi loved to sing and learned he was pretty good at it.
“We do as much as we can with the money we’re able to get every year,” said Chris Walker, president of the Myrtle Beach Oceanfront Merchant’s Association.
Randy Wallace is the owner of CANA Development Group, which he formed in 2011 to become the new homes division of Keller Williams Realty, located at 2002 North Oak Street in Myrtle Beach.
Brad Redding knows golf. Listed as a Golf Magazine Top 100 Teacher, the Director of Golf Instruction at the Grande Dunes Members Club in Myrtle Beach, S.C., soon will be taking his expertise to China.
One of the few bars on the beach in the Surfside/Garden City area, Scotty’s Beach Bar has a strong local following and a friendly, laid-back atmosphere that draws tourists like flies in season.
The Horry County School District 2008 Teacher of the Year Jean Burden has devoted 33 years to making students better in the classroom.
A native of Fort Wayne, Ind., Alex Schweitzer joined the U.S. Air Force immediately after graduating from high school in 1958.
Matt Staub is a young man serving the elderly population of Horry County as Regional President of Agapé Senior-Grand Strand.
Freedom Readers, Inc., is a literacy organization that brings together children in need of reading assistance and adult mentors who not only teach reading, but provide guidance in living as well.
Beth Ross is a hybrid Realtor specializing in foreclosures, short sales, retail properties and first-time homebuyers.