Category: Community

Alternative Spring Break: Benedict College Students Work At East Elementary

While many college students were spending their spring break at the beach or relaxing, a group from Benedict College came to Dillon this past weekend to donate their time and talents working at East Elementary School.

Local Church Hosting Gospel Meeting

The church of Christ in Dillon will be hosting a gospel meeting March 27th-30th.

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.

Glove And Trowel Garden Club Meets

The Glove and Trowel Garden Club met on Wednesday, February 9, 2011 at 3:45 p.m. at the Dunbar Library with Sarita Bethea as hostess.

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