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Jimmy M. Chipman

Services for Jimmy M. Chipman were held 3:00 p.m. Sunday at Cooper Funeral Home Chapel.  Visitation was held Saturday at the funeral home. Mr. Chipman, 67, died Friday, June 4, 2010 at McLeod Medical Center in Dillon. Born in Jonesboro, Arkansas, June 24, 1942, he was the son of the late John H. Chipman and…

Bonnie Lou Blackmon

Services for Bonnie Lou Blackmon were held 4:00 p.m. Saturday at Evergreen Cemetery Mausoleum directed by Cooper Funeral Home. Mrs. Blackmon, 68, died Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at McLeod Regional Medical Center in Florence. Born in Robeson County, NC, April 19, 1942, she was the daughter of the late Harley Mishue and Millie Gerald Mishue.…

Bessie Morris Jackson

Services for Bessie Morris Jackson were held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church with burial in Greenlawn Cemeter.  Visitation was held 6-8 p.m. Friday at Cooper Funeral Home. Mrs. Jackson, 93, died Thursday, June 3, 2010 at McLeod Regional Medical Center in Florence. Born in Dillon County, December 24, 1916, she was…

Mrs. Willie Arnetha Campbell McCall

Funeral services for Mrs. Willie Arnetha Campbell McCall  will be held 11 AM, Tuesday June 8, 2010 at McCoy’s Chapel United Methodist Church in Little Rock, SC, with Rev. Ronald McCall, Pastor, burial will follow in Rest Haven Cemetery in Floydale, SC. House of Thomas Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Editorial: The Most Important Thing You Can Do Today

The most important thing you can do today (Tuesday, June 8th) for your county and your state is to go to the polls and exercise your right to vote.
Whether you vote for an incumbent or a newcomer, whether you vote Democrat or Republican, you should take the time to stop by the polls and do your civic duty.

One Arrested In Shooting In Newtown

A shooting took place on Tuesday evening at the Newtown Mini Mart, according to Detective Cliff Arnette of the Dillon County Sheriff’s Office.

Shots Fired At Dillon Home

Someone shot into a home on Chestnut Street in Dillon on May 31st, according to a report by Cpl. Michael Yoder of the City of Dillon Police Department.

New Doctor Joins McLeod OB/GYN Dillon

McLeod Physician Associates and McLeod Medical Center Dillon are pleased to announce that Jonathan G. Eli-Phillips, M.D. has joined McLeod OB/GYN Dillon.

Two People Shot In Separate Incidents Over Weekend

Two people were shot in separate incidents this past weekend, according to Detective Cliff Arnette of the Dillon County Sheriff’s Office.

Let’s Wet a Hook: Fishing And Kids

It’s been a while since I have updated this blog. I promise I have not been being lazy. We recently had our third little girl and life has gotten hectic to say the least. But, I wouldn’t trade it for the world! The thought of my 3 little girls motivated me to bring up a topic that I wrote about last year, “Fishing With Kids”. Did you ever go fishing with your Father or Mother as a child? Maybe an uncle or another relative took you. No matter who took you, I would bet that you remember it well, and probably fondly.