Category: Community

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.

First Bank Names Jackie McKenzie Vice President and Branch Manager

First Bank recently announced the promotion of Jackie McKenzie to Vice President and Branch Manager of its Dillon branch. McKenzie joined First Bank in 1995, working previously as an Assistant Vice President.

Culinary Arts Students Compete

The first competition was in Myrtle Beach for a chance to go to the 2011 National Prostart Invitational. A total of 37 teams from both North and South Carolina competed in the competition.