Category: Community

Scholarship Established In Name Of Harnethea B. Manning

The children of the late Harnethea B. Manning officially opened a cash scholarship fund in honor of her life at Marshill Bibleway Church of Dillon, where she was a life-long member.

County Receives Donation For Oak Grove Industrial Park

The Dillon County Council learned at their last meeting that they had received a donation from Marlboro Electric Coop and Central Electric for $242,248 to go towards the costs on the Oak Grove Industrial Park.

Urgent Appeal Being Made For JVM Washington Trip

An urgent appeal is being made to the community for support for the annual trip to Washington, DC.

DHS Educator Named State Teacher Of The Year Finalist

Five outstanding classroom teachers were named today as finalists in South Carolina’s State Teacher of the Year Program.
Among them is Beth R. Hinson, a biology teacher at Dillon High School.

Willie Bailey

Miss Willie Irene Bailey, 90, of Latta, S.C., died Sunday, February 27, 2011, at McLeod Regional Medical Center in Florence, SC.

Local Farmer Wins Money For 4-H

Jim McColl of Little Rock has been selected as a winner in the America’s Farmers Grow CommunitiesSM program, which gives farmers the opportunity to win $2,500 for their favorite local nonprofit organizations.

God’s Word Shines: Weakened To Perfection

This week’s topic: Weakened To Perfection

Gilchrist Makes Drum Major, Studies Abroad

This fall, Trevor Gilchrist of Lake View made Drum Major in the University of South Carolina Band.

First Bank Appoints Cindy Phillips Assistant Vice President

First Bank has promoted Assistant Branch Manager Cindy Phillips to Assistant Vice President.

Review: The Three Baritones: A Professional And Entertaining Singing Group

The Dillon County Theatre’s presentation of “The Three Baritones” on Saturday night, February 12, was easily one of the most professional and entertaining singing groups to ever appear on our stage.