Troopers Prepare For Heavy Travel As Summer Begins On S.C. Highways

The South Carolina Department of Public Safety urges motorists to be aware of increased vehicle and motorcycle traffic this Memorial Day weekend, which signifies the start of summer travel.

VIDEO: Dillon County Council Regular Meeting- May 24, 2017

Judge Paul Burch (Photo by Johnnie Daniels/The Dillon Herald)

This is a video and agenda from the May 24, 2017 regular meeting of the Dillon County Council.

Dillon County Council’s May 24th Meeting Agenda Announced

The agenda for the Dillon County Council’s May 24th meeting.

McLeod Nurses Earn Palmetto Gold Awards

McLeod Dillon is pleased to announce that Abby Lambert, Cardiac Rehab; Bridget Long, Critical and Acute Care; and Elaine McElveen, Case Management, have been selected to receive the 2017 Palmetto Gold Award.

U.S. 301 North To Be Closed From May 27 Until Aug. 14

US-301 between I-95 and SC-9 in Dillon will be closed from May 27, 2017, after school has had graduation on May 26, 2017 until August 14, 2017, prior to Monday morning before school registration begins.

Latta Police Seeking Several On Warrants

The Latta Police Department is seeking the following individuals on outstanding warrants. If you are this person of if you know the whereabouts of this person, please contact the Latta Police Department at 843-752-4718.

Local Church Holding ‘Picnic In The Park’

Pastor Ricky and Annie Gilchrist of Fresh Beginnings Christian Center invite you and your family to a Picnic at the Park on Saturday, May 27, at 4:30 p.m..

Shirleen Lewis Named First Steps Director

Shirleen Lewis, First Steps Director

Dillon County First Steps (DCFS) Partnership Board hires Mrs. Shirleen Lewis as the new Executive Director, effective May 17, 2017.

PHOTO GALLERY: Latta Softball Team Wins State Title

Seniors with the trophy

The Latta Softball team won the state title tonight with a win over Buford, 8-1. Here is a photo gallery by Johnnie Daniels/The Dillon Herald.