Category: Community

God’s Word Shines: The War On Worship

From The Pee Dee Baptist Association-Featured this week is Rev. James Smith, pastor of East Dillon Baptist Church, Dillon.

Amanda Hardwick Day Celebrated At Pyerian

One June 13th, Pyerian Baptist Church of Dillon, SC celebrated Amanda Hardwick Day. Mrs. Hardwick is the widow of former long time pastor Dr. Lamar Hardwick, who served from 1961 to 1994.

Jones Attends Junior National Young Leaders Conference

Adia Jones attended the Junior National Young Leaders Conference from June 12, 2010 to June 17, 2010.

Hinson Named S.C. Teaching Fellow

Victoria Hinson , a senior at Dillon High School has been named a South Carolina Teaching Fellow, the state’s most prestigious fellowship for future teachers.

South of The Border Has Some Scaly New Residents

When you stop by South of the Border this summer, expect to see some scaly new residents, including alligators, crocodiles and snakes.

Latta Schools Receive National Recognition For Creating Healthy Environment

The bronze award was granted to Latta Early Childhood-Principal, Dollie Morrell and Latta Elementary School-Principal, Debra Morris.

Donald Hayes Ordained

Donald R. Hayes was received into Holy Orders as a Reverend Deacon as St. John’s Chrysostom Anglican Church in Richmond, Virginia on June 19, 2010.

Delegation Requests Change In School Funding Formula

The Dillon County Legislative Delegation has requested that the school funding formula for the districts be changed.

Latta School Board Honors Teachers And Bus Drivers With Perfect Attendance At Meeting

The Latta School Board of Trustees met for the regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, June 8, 2010 at 6:30 p.m. in the District Administration Conference Room.

Daniels Selected As South Elementary Teacher Of Year

Pam Daniels, veteran teacher of 17 years, was proudly selected by South Elementary’s faculty to be the 2009-10 Teacher of the Year.