Category: Community

NETC Board Chairman Explains How NETC Leverages One Mill

Dan Bozard, Chairman of the NETC Board, explained to the Dillon County Board of Education on Tuesday how NETC leveraged Dillon County Board of Education’s annual one mill ($73,113.01) for NETC to pay for 282 duplicated (took both Fall and Spring classes) Dillon County High School students (172 individuals) taking “dual credit” courses.

Work To Fix Road At Lake View Elementary Soon To Be Underway

The work to fix the road at Lake View Elementary School will soon be underway thanks to the Dillon County Transportation Committee, according to Dillon District Four Superintendent Ray Rogers.

Latta School Board Passes Balanced Budget

The Latta School Board unanimously passed a balanced general fund budget of approximately $11,000.000 for school year 2019-20 at its recent June School Trustee meeting.

Help For Veterans Holds Meetings

Chairman Johnnie Daniels opened the meeting with prayer.

Paws For Arts Promotes Arts And Homeless Animals

Thursday, May 30, 2019 was truly an evening of food, music, and art at Twin Lakes Country Club.

Ports Authority Reports Strong May

The South Carolina Ports Authority reported its strongest May on record, with 204,457 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) handled last month. Fiscal year-to-date TEU volume is up 9.7 percent, with 2,192,689 TEUs handled since the Port’s fiscal year began in July.

Dillon County Theatre Receives $50,000 Grant

The Dillon County Theatre received a $50,000 grant from the Fox Theatre Institute.

Board Of Education Presents Balanced Budget

The Dillon County Board of Education approved their 2019-2020 budget at Tuesday morning’s meeting.

Construction Work Finishing Up At DHS

Construction work will be finishing up soon at Dillon High School.

Gayle Page Gandley Retires

After 44 years as an educator Mrs. Gayle Page Gandley says, “Education has been the most rewarding career in the world but it’s time for her to retire.”