HORRY COUNTY COUNCIL CHAIR CANDIDATES FORUM
South Strand Recreation Center
9650 Scipio Lane Myrtle Beach, SC
March 6, 2013 7:00—8:30pm
Sponsored by the South Horry Citizens
A new grassroots group of voters drawn from 24 precincts
An opportunity to hear their perspectives by responding to the voters’ questions on such topics as jobs, infrastructure, the environment, education, health care, transportation and more.
It will be a moderated discussion—not a debate.
It is free and open to the public!
Direct your questions to:
North Myrtle Beach Mayor Marilyn Hatley and the North Myrtle Beach City Council invite the public to a reception honoring former State Senator Dick Elliott for his 30 years of service on Monday, February 18.
The event will be held 5:30-6:30 p.m. in the Atrium at North Myrtle Beach City Hall, 1018 Second Avenue S. Senator Elliott has served as a State Senator since 1992 as State Representative from 1982-1992. Prior to state service he served as an Horry County Councilman. Senator Elliott and his wife Ann have one daughter, 2 sons and 3 grandchildren
Please join your fellow Democrats in this tribute to Senator Elliott.
If you are in line before 7:00 when the polls close, they have to let you vote. If you have a problem, call (843) 488-4237.
You can find your polling place with driving directions here.
What do you need to bring?
You must have one of the following items to vote on Election Day:
- Voter Registration Card*
- Driver’s License
- DMV-issued ID Card
*If you registered to vote by mail, are voting for the first time, and did not submit proof of ID with your application – you must provide additional identification than just your voter registration card. You’ll need a valid photo ID or document that has your current name and address.
You have the right to vote without harassment, intimidation or threats. If you are harassed, threatened or intimidated, call the Horry County Democratic Party (843) 488-4237. Call 911 if you are threatened and do not feel safe.
October 22, 2012
Ronald Bessant, Democratic candidate for School Board seat District 9 will participate in a School Board Candidate Forum hosted by the League of Women Voters of Horry County and the Horry County Educator’s Association- Retired. Questions will be selected from those submitted by the audience, and the event is free and open to the public.
October 23, 2012
Location: Coastal Carolina University’s Wheelwright Auditorium When: Debate begins at 7:00pm.
Coastal Carolina University, in partnership with WBTW News 13, The Morning News, The Sun News and Francis Marion University, will air a live debate between the Republican and Democratic candidates for South Carolina’s new 7th Congressional District seat at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 23, at Wheelwright Auditorium. Attendees should be seated by 6:45 p.m.
News 13 anchor Bob Juback will moderate the debate. News13 reporter and weekend anchor Brie Jackson, along with John Sweeney, content producer from The Morning News, and Dan Golden, editorial writer from The Sun News, will make up the media panel. In addition, candidates will answer questions submitted in advance by viewers and readers. Tickets are available to the general public and are free, but required. Tickets are available on a first come/first served basis at CCU’s Wheelwright Box Office. There is a ticket pick up parking space directly in front of Wheelwright auditorium. Contact Wheelwright at 843-349-2502 for details.
October 25, 2012
Location: North Myrtle Beach at the Horseshoe. Main Street and Ocean Boulevard. 5:00 PM-7:30 PM
Meet the Candidates: Presented by the North Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce. All candidates are invited and each will have 3 minutes to speak to the group. This will be a great opportunity to talk “face to face” with candidates. This is an outdoor event. Everyone is invited to attend. FREE. For more information, contact Sharlene Lynan at 843-361-3041.
Friday, OCTOBER 19, 2O12
TIME : 12:30PM PLACE: FRIENDLY’S RESTUARANT 47TH AVE. NORTH , MYRTLE BEACH
TOPIC: GET OUT THE VOTE!!!!!!!! LORIS BOG-OFF
DOOR PRIZE AND LOTS OF FUN WORKING TOGETHER TO ELECT DEMOCRATS……….
Democratic Poll Watchers Needed
Poll Watcher Training will follow
The Grand Strand Democratic Club Meeting.
The training will last one hour.
All Democrats Welcome
We need poll watchers, lots of them. We are conducting poll watcher training and it only takes an hour. Call 843-488 – HCDP. The trainer is willing to travel to conduct training.
Phone banking at Horry County Democratic Headquarters,
900 4th Avenue Conway, SC 29526 (843) 488-4237
11:00 AM -7:00 PM Monday and Tuesday
11:00 AM -4:00 PM Wednesday
11:00 AM -7:00 PM Thursday and Friday
9:30 AM – 3:30 PM Saturday
Just show up and if you have a cell phone bring it, but it is not necessary.
Canvassers are also needed.
There will be poll watcher training sessions. Call the headquarters for more information on dates.
For an application: South Carolina Voter Registration Information.
Check your voter registration here.
Change your address here.
People who qualify for absentee votings are:
Get your absentee ballot here.
Michael Nutter, mayor of Philadelphia, will be the keynote speaker on September 7 at 6:00 p.m. at the Sheraton Myrtle Beach Convention Center Hotel. The address is 2102 Oak Street, Myrtle Beach. Tickets are $50.00. Call (843)488-4327 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.