Category: Business

Greene Named First Bank Development Officer

First Bank recently named Glenn Greene Business Development Officer for the Latta and Dillon markets.

Dillon Certified As ‘Work-Ready’ Community

Seven counties were recognized for achieving certification through the South Carolina Work Ready Communities (SCWRC) initiative. The counties are:  Barnwell, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Lee, Lexington, and Marion.

Industrial Appreciation Luncheon Held

The Dillon County Public-Private Partnership Board held the annual Industry Appreciation Luncheon at Twin Lakes Country Club recently.

Taco Bell Under Construction

Taco Bell is under construction in Dillon.

County Administrator Clay Young Speaks To Latta Rotary (with video clips)

Dillon County Administrator Clay Young assisted by Dillon County Council Chairman T.F. “Buzzy” Finklea, Jr., spoke to the Latta Rotary Club on March 17th. Here are some video clips from the program.

MEC Announces Community Initiative

In recognition of its 75th anniversary in 2015, Marlboro Electric Cooperative announces a community initiative to help individuals or families with unexpected expenses called, “MEC’s 75 Acts of Kindness.”

Randy Day Named President Of Perdue Foods

Jim Perdue, chairman of Perdue Farms, has announced the promotion of Randy Day to president of Perdue Foods, effective Feb. 11, 2015.

Brian Fast Named First Citizens Vice-President and Market Executive For Florence Market

First Citizens announced that Brian Fast has been named Vice-President and Market Executive for the bank’s Florence market and the surrounding community.

Dillon County’s Industries

In today’s issue, we welcome Dillon County’s newest industry, Wyman-Gordon. It is an exciting time for Dillon County as we grow and progress with this new industry, and it is an exciting time for our workforce as more jobs will be available for the citizens in our county.

Groundbreaking Held At Wyman-Gordon

A groundbreaking was held at Wyman-Gordon, Dillon County’s newest industry, on Tuesday with the Governor, Lieutenant Governor, and other officials in attendance.