Category: Government News

Capitol Report: Several Bills Taken Up By House

Dozens of bills were taken up by the House during the past two weeks, as members sought to complete legislative action by April 10, the deadline for House bills to “cross over” to the Senate and for Senate bills to get to the House. Any bill that fails to get 3rd reading by the deadline has little chance of success, as it will need a two-thirds vote just to be considered in the Senate, and vice versa.

Councilmen Take Oath, Other Matters Taken Up At City Council Meeting

COUNCILMAN JOHNNY ELLER takes the oath of office as his children Ethan, Haidan, and Easton stand with him. The oath was administered by City Attorney Jack McInnis. (Photo by Betsy Finklea/The Dillon Herald

Several topics were discussed at the City of Dillon Council meeting on Monday night.

Audit, Fund 45 Taken Up At County Council Meeting

The Dillon County Council took up a number of issues at their March meeting.

Senate Report: Town Of Nichols

The town of Nichols, which suffered severe flooding last year during Hurricane Matthew, is closer to receiving much-needed state aid to get from underwater financially.

County Council Passes Resolution To Abandon Farley Drive

The Dillon County Council passed a resolution at their meeting on Wednesday to abandon Farley Drive. Farley Drive runs north from State Road S-423 (W. Fairfield Road), traverses lands of Dillon Property Holdings, LLC, and terminates at a parcel of land belonging to Dillon County.

County Council Passes Resolution Expressing Concern Over House Bill 3726

The Dillon County Council passed a resolution at their meeting on Wednesday to express concern over the fiscal impact of H.3726 on smaller counties of the State of South Carolina.

Senate Report: 4-H Legislative Day

0 Recently, I had the honor of addressing a group of young people who I think will have a tremendous impact on the future of our great state. Members of 4-H from across South Carolina recently came to the Statehouse as part of their State 4-H Legislative Day. I had the opportunity to speak with…

Several Matters Taken Up At Dillon County Council Meeting

Several matters were taken up at the February 22nd meeting of the Dillon County Council.

Lake View Town Council Minutes: February 2017

The meeting was opened in prayer by Council Member David Johnson. Mayor Page called the meeting to order.

County Council Makes Fire Station Six A Substation

The Dillon County Council made Dillon County Fire Station Six (Bingham) a substation of Dillon County Fire Station One at their February meeting.