The Herald has learned that the Dillon County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a death on Skillet Road.
The Dillon Herald is teaming up with East Dillon Baptist Church for our annual Christmas toy and food drive for the less fortunate members of our community. Donations of new (not used), unwrapped toys and canned goods with a current (not expired) expiration date are sought. Donations are due December 22nd.
Services for Myrtle McPhatter Gibson were held 3:00 p.m. Monday at Cooper Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Greenlawn Cemetery. Visitation was held 7-9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
On November 4, 2010, a banquet honoring William and Ammie Carmichael was held at Charity Tabernacle Baptist Church in Dillon to recognize them as the Adoptive Family of the Year.
The hearing regarding County Council Chairman Macio Williamson which was scheduled for Monday, November 15th has been canceled.
A Veterans Day ceremony was held at the Dillon City-County complex earlier this morning (Thursday).
Thursday, November 11 is a day set aside to recognize and honor our veterans that have served our country so faithfully over the years. During this time, I usually try to write something about the men and women who have served this country in so many ways.
Randolph Gurley has been suspended from the office of Dillon city councilman. A copy of the executive order from Governor Mark Sanford suspending Gurley can be read here.
Thanksgiving remains the leading day for cooking fires, with three times as many cooking fires as an average day.
Christmas is arriving early in Dillon, as First Baptist Church prepares to serve as a collection point for Operation Christmas Child. Soon, with the help of local volunteers, the site will be brimming with festively wrapped shoe boxes full of gifts.