East Butterfly Release Held

On Thursday, May 10, second grade students released Monarch butterflies they had raised from caterpillars to complete their science unit on the lifecycle of the butterfly.

SCDPS Buckle Up SC Campaign Is May 21-June 3

The South Carolina Department of Public Safety (SCDPS) begins its annual Buckle, Up SC, enforcement mobilization on May 21, 2018. The special enforcement period will run through June 3, 2018.

Sheriff’s Office Releases Wanted List

The Dillon County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the following on outstanding warrants.

PHOTO GALLERY: Latta Wins State Baseball Title

The Latta Vikings defeated Chesnee in the third game of the State Baseball Championship on Saturday at Lexington County Stadium. Here is a gallery of more than 100 photos from the game by Johnnie Daniels/The Dillon Herald.

Detention Officer Assaulted By Inmate

On Sunday, May 13, 2018, a detention officer with the Dillon County Detention Center was assaulted by an inmate, according to Captain Cliff Arnette of the Dillon County Sheriff’s Office.

Two Dillon County Men Take Part In Mission Trip To Spain

Dr. James Orr, pastor of Pyerian Baptist Church and Mr. John Henry Williams, of Dillon First Baptist Church were part of an eleven person team to Madrid, Spain recently, April 8-15.

McLeod Announces Nurses Of The Year

McLeod Dillon is pleased to announce Nurse of the Year – Beth King, RN, and Medical Surgical Tech of the Year – Raven Smith, MST. Mary Adams, RN, received the Patient’s Choice Award, and Nakeia McCoy, MST, received the Medical Surgical Tech Patient’s Choice award.

Crisis Pregnancy Center Of Dillon Is A Ministry

The Pregnancy Center of Dillon County. “The who?” If you ask about us around town, that’s the response you would get from most people.

Moody Hired As Gilbert Primary Principal

The Lexington County School District One Board of Trustees approved the hire of William H. Moody, Jr. as Gilbert Primary School’s new principal effective July 1, 2018.