Have You Heard? – January 7, 2016

Have You Heard, today (1/7) marks the 55th anniversary of the NFL Playoff Bowl. The game was for third place in the league and ran ten seaso…

Have You Heard? – January 6, 2016

Have You Heard, today (1/6) marks former President George H.W. and Barabara Bush’s 71st wedding anniversary. The two married in Mrs. Bush’s …

Have You Heard? – January 5, 2016

Have You Heard, it was 102 years ago today (1/5/1914) that Henry Ford established a “minimum wage” for a 40-hour work week. Ford paid what h…

Have You Heard? – January 4, 2016

Have You Heard, today (1/4) marks two milestones in space exploration, albeit both by the former Soviet Union. 58 years ago today (1/4/1958)…

Have You Heard? – January 3, 2016

Have You Heard, today (1/3) marks the 20th anniversary of Motorola’s release of the StarTAC, which was the first flip-phone. Approximately 6…

Have You Heard? – January 2, 2016

Have You Heard, today (1/2) marks the 21st anniversary of the Gamecocks’ first-ever bowl victory. USC beat West Virginia, 24-21, in the Carq…

Have You Heard – January 1, 2016

Have You Heard, and you probably should, today (1/1) is New Year’s Day. However, it’s also Commitment Day, Global Family Day and the World D…

Have You Heard – December 31, 2015

Have You Heard, and you certainly should, today (12/31) is New Year’s Eve. In this country, the biggest New Year’s Eve celebration is at New…

Have You Heard – December 30, 2015

Have You Heard, today (12/30) marks the 150th anniversary of English author/poet Rudyard Kipling’s birth. Kipling was born in India and, amo…

Have You Heard – December 29, 2015

Have You Heard, today (12/29) marks the anniversary of two events not dear to Native Americans. 180 years ago today (12/29/1835), the Treaty…

Have You Heard? – December 28, 2015

Have You Heard, today (12/28) marks 183 years since South Carolina’s John C. Calhoun became the first Vice President of the United States to…

Star Wars comes to life at Market Common

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) Some lucky movie goers got a special seat mate to watch the blockbuster hit “Star Wars, The Force Awakens” Saturday …

Have You Heard? – December 15, 2015

Have You Heard, today (12/15) marks the 224th anniversary of the Bill of Rights becoming the law in the United States. 150 years later (12/1…