Category: Education

News from Dillon District Four (Dillon and Lake View), Dillon District Three (Latta Schools), Dillon Christian School, NETC (Northeastern Technical College), and other schools and colleges

Wagner Receives District Award Of Merit

Dr. Kyle Wagner, Northeastern Technical College (NETC) President, was awarded the District Award of Merit from the Atakwa District of the Boy Scouts of America. The Atakwa District serves Florence, Chesterfield, Darlington, Marlboro, and Williamsburg Counties.

S.C. Army National Guard Recruiter Wants Students Who Didn’t Take ASVAB To Call Him

Darrin Martin, the SC Army National Guard recruiter for Dillon and Marion counties, would like students to know if you didn’t get to take the ASVAB because your school is out or didn’t take it in school because you didn’t want to miss class to message him or call him at 843-621-0844.

Schools To Remain Closed Through April

Governor Henry McMaster and South Carolina Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman released the following joint statement announcing that South Carolina’s schools will remain closed for the duration of the month of April.

Latta School Board Minutes: February 2020

The Latta School Board of Trustees met for the regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. in the District Administrative Conference Room.

District Four School Board Approves 2020-21 Employees, Educators, and Professional Staff

The following administrative employees, educators, retired-rehired educators, and professional staff are recommended for re-employment for the 2020-2021 school year at the Dillon District Four School Board meeting.

DHS Members Participate In Eastern District Band

On Saturday, February 1, Dillon Middle School band members had the opportunity to participate in the Eastern Honor Band Clinic which was held at Hartsville Middle School in Hartsville.

Latta FFA Wildlife Management Team Competes In Event

The Latta High School FFA Wildlife Management Team competed in the state Wildlife Career Development Event.

Cole Sweat Advances In ASE Automotive Competition

Cole Sweat is a senior at Lake View High School and a second year Auto Technology student at Dillon County Technology Center.

eSports Coming To NETC

Northeastern Technical College (NETC), in collaboration with the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA), is excited to announce the addition of competitive sports to the college. NETC plans to establish a competitive collegiate level eSports team beginning in Fall 2020.

State Fair Accepting Applications For Scholarship

The South Carolina State Fair is accepting applications for its Ride of your Life Scholarship program.