HOGs to return to Grand Strand, but not Myrtle Beach

North Myrtle Beach plans to announce plans next week for the 2012 South Carolina State Harley Owners Group (H.O.G.) Rally.

The news conference is scheduled for Wednesday, April 11 at 11 a.m. at North Myrtle Beach City Hall.

North Myrtle Beach Spokesman Pat Dowling told us in an email, "Following Myrtle Beach's decision to dissuade rallies from coming to that city, the H.O.G. rally moved to North Carolina. The rally's leadership would like to bring the event back to the Strand, focusing on North Myrtle Beach."

The rally is scheduled for October 4-6, 2012.

Check back with on April 11 for details on the rally.