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Lawsuit Filed Against RockTenn CP, LLC

July 8, 2013
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RockTenn CP, LLC, formerly known as Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation, discriminated against an employee with a disability at Smurfit-Stone’s Latta, S.C. facility and then unlawfully fired him, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) charged in a lawsuit filed recently.  RockTenn CP, LLC acquired Smurfit-Stone in May 2011.
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Dynamite Found In Bermuda Area

July 8, 2013
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Captain Cliff Arnette of the Dillon County Sheriff’s Office said some old dynamite was found on Saturday morning in the Bermuda area.
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Breeden Graduates From Basic Training

July 6, 2013
By Admin 2
Breeden Graduates From Basic Training

Air Force Airman Quanisha T. Breeden graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
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Carroll Allen Woodle

July 5, 2013
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     Services for Carroll Allen Woodle will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday at East Dillon Baptist Church with burial in Evergreen Cemetery directed by Cooper Funeral Home.  Visitation will be held 10:00-11:00 prior to the service at the church.
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New Study Shows That Many In Region Do Not Know Where They Will Get Their Next Meal

July 5, 2013
By Admin 2

A new study finds that 89,010 people across Harvest Hope Food Bank’s eight county Pee Dee service area – including 26,530 children – do not always know where they will find their next meal. In all, 24 per cent of the population in Chesterfield, Clarendon, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Lee, Marlboro and Marion Counties struggle...
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Cuban Pastor Visits Dillon County Area

July 5, 2013
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Cuban Pastor Visits Dillon County Area

A Cuban pastor visited the area recently and was a guest of Rev. James Orr of Pyerian Baptist Church.
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DMS Auditorium Discussed

July 5, 2013
By Admin 2
DMS Auditorium Discussed

Some of the school facilities projects in the next phase of construction were discussed at the Dillon County Board of Education meeting recently.
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McLeod Wins Award

July 5, 2013
By Admin 2
McLeod Wins Award

Professional Research Consultants, Inc. (PRC) recognized the OB/GYN Unit at McLeod Medical Center Dillon as a 2013 PRC Platinum Achievement Award Winner for Patient Perception on at an awards luncheon June 4, 2013, held at the National PRC Conference.
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Douglas Lynn Elected To Pee Dee Land Trust Board

July 5, 2013
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Douglas Lynn Elected To Pee Dee Land Trust Board

The Pee Dee Land Trust board of directors elected Douglas Lynn of Dillon to fill an open seat representing Dillon County.
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Mayo Humphrey Ford

July 4, 2013
By Admin 2

Mrs. Mayo Humphrey Ford passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2013 in her home, after an illness.
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Richard Elvington

July 4, 2013
By Admin 2

Mr. Richard Elvington passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at his residence in Fort Worth, Texas.
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