Category: Business

Local Leaders 2013 South Carolina Economic Development Institute

Dillon County’s Harold Moody, Haywood Proctor and Archie Scott, along with 52 other local leaders and development professionals from across South Carolina, have completed the 2013 South Carolina Economic Development Institute.

Co-op Customers Warned Of New Scam

Marlboro Electric Cooperative has often warned members about bad guys calling co-op members, claiming they need to make an immediate payment with a money card or risk disconnection.

County Director Talks About Economic Development

Dillon County Economic Development Director Tonny McNeil sat down with The Dillon Herald recently to discuss economic development in the county.

Local Retailer Converts To ACE Hardware

The neighborhood hardware store located at 205 West Main Street in Dillon is getting a makeover.

Marlboro Electric Builds Dillon County’s First Spec Building

On behalf of Marlboro Electric and its Board of Trustees, we would like to thank the Dillon County Council for accepting and approving our proposal for a new spec building.

County Approves Marlboro Electric’s Spec Building Proposal At Spirited Meeting

The third reading of an ordinance authorizing the execution of an agreement and contract by and between Dillon County and Marlboro Development Team, Inc. providing for construction of an industrial building passed in a 4-2 vote just moments ago (Wednesday evening) at the regular meeting of the Dillon County Council, but only after a public hearing and a spirited discussion by council. (with photos and video)

Gunter Kale Makes Spec Building Proposal

Robert Adams, representing Gunter Kale, LLC, appeared before the Dillon County Council on Wednesday to make a proposal about the spec building.

A Case Of Simple Math

It’s a case of simple math. The Gunter Kale deal just doesn’t add up.
Marlboro Electric is offering the better deal, and Dillon County Council should vote to move forward with the Marlboro Electric deal on Wednesday.

Marlboro Electric Coop Offering ‘A Vision’ To Dillon County Citizens

“A vision”—that’s what Marlboro Electric Coop is offering Dillon County as the Dillon County Council moves to the third reading of an ordinance authorizing the execution of an agreement and contract by and between Dillon County and Marlboro Development Team, Inc. providing for the construction of an industrial building.

Congressman’s Economic Development Rep Leads Session With Public-Private Partnership

Rodney Berry, the Seventh District Economic Development Representative for Congressman Tom Rice, led a session with Dillon County Public-Private Partnership board members and guests to help  the group develop some branding for the county.