It took only a few weeks for organizers to arrange a Myrtle Beach concert to benefit victims of Hurricane Florence and the flooding it brought to the Pee Dee.
“Myrtle Beach was pretty much unscathed but the surrounding communities got a lot of flooding,” Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce spokeswoman Julie Ellis said. “There are estimated 1,000 houses had been severely damaged by the waters.”
Among the performers scheduled to appear is South Carolina’s own country superstar Darius Rucker.
“He really does a lot to take care of people and kids and a lot of great programs here in South Carolina,” Ellis said. “So we’re thrilled that he’s willing to come out and do a few songs with some of his friends who will be performing as well, and serving as his backup band in some cases.” [Read more…]