DMS Band Gets Outstanding Performance Award

Dillon Middle School has earned the points necessary to receive the SCBDA Outstanding Performance Award for the 2017-2018 school year.

Red Cross Blood Drive Is July 18th

An emergency blood shortage is prompting the American Red Cross to issue an urgent call for eligible donors of all blood types – especially type O – to give now and help save lives.

Road Named In Memory Of Tommy Smith

The sign was unveiled on a road named in memory of Henry T. “Tommy” Smith on Tuesday morning.

Oak Grove Neighborhood Crime Watch Takes Treats To Deputies And Others

The Oak Grove Neighborhood Crime Watch took cookies and other treats to the 911 center, County Detention Center, Sheriff’s Office, Magistrate’s Office for all the work they do for the people of the county.

Spirides Arranges $5 Million Hotel Construction Loan For New Holiday Inn Express In Latta

Spirides Hospitality Finance Company has successfully arranged, and its client has closed on a $5 million construction and permanent loan from a southeast U.S. headquartered bank to finance the development of a new Holiday Inn Express in Latta.

Salkehatchie Campers Work In Dillon County

These 10 young people and their leader with Salkehatchie Harvest Camp, pictured above, are among 85 campers who are working all over Dillon County from July 7-13 to help those in need.

Latta 12U All-Stars Are State Champs

The Latta 12u Ponytails traveled to Seneca, SC, to compete for the Dixie Softball state title from July 7 through July 11.

Detention Officer Charged With Misconduct In Office, Contraband

A Dillon County Detention Center Officer has been charged with Misconduct in Office and Contraband, according to Captain Cliff Arnette of the Dillon County Sheriff’s Office.

Red Cross Assisting Dillon Fire Victim

American Red Cross disaster-trained volunteers are assisting a person whose home, located on Christel Drive, was damaged by a fire.