Category: News

The Dillon Herald Collecting Stuffed Animals And Blankets For Latta Rescue Squad

The Dillon Herald is assisting the Latta Rescue Squad in collecting NEW blankets, NEW teddy bears, and other NEW stuffed animals.

DHS Classes Of 1946-1947 Holding 1940s Reunion

The Dillon High School classes of 1946 and 1947 are sponsoring a reunion for those who attended Dillon High School in the 1940s and for those who are interested in these classes.

Florida Woman Killed In Hit And Run

A Florida woman was killed in a hit and run on Highway 301 North this past weekend.

Teenage Volunteers Sought For Annual Summer Program

McLeod Dillon is sponsoring its 29th Annual Teenage Volunteer Program for Summer 2017.

Benefit Being Held For Liver Transplant Patient

A chicken bog and bake sale to benefit Christopher Williamson (liver transplant) will be held on May 12.

Tips For Healthy Eating Given At DCHI Workshop Series

The Dillon County Health Initiative (DCHI) held three “Sharing Good Health” workshops recently in Dillon, Latta, and Lake View.

Pee Dee Coalition Offering Community Education Opportunity

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month—the perfect time to learn about Project S.A.F.E (Sexual Assault Free Environment) on Wednesday, April 26th.

Lee Named S.C. Highway Patrol TCO Of The Year


SCHP recognized Telecommunications Operators from around the state for the support they provide to the Highway Patrol and other DPS law enforcement divisions.

PHOTO GALLERY: Latta Springfest 2017

Dan E. Lockemy as the Easter Bunny

The weather was perfect for Latta’s Annual Springfest on Saturday. People packed the streets enjoying the food, fun, and entertainment. Here is a photo gallery from the event by Betsy Finklea/The Dillon Herald.

SCPA Positioned To Be Last Port Of Call When Biggest Ship Ever To Come To East Coast Visits

Wide, deep channels and big-ship infrastructure will earn South Carolina Ports Authority the desired position as last port of call when the biggest ship ever to call the US East Coast, the COSCO Development, arrives in May.