Category: News

More Information Released In Officer-Involved Shooting

Follow-up statement regarding the officer-involved shooting in Lake View released today, July 24, from Captain Cliff Arnette of the Dillon County Sheriff’s Office.

Little Pee Dee State Park To Hold Solar Eclipse Viewing

Little Pee Dee State Park will hold a solar eclipse viewing on August 21st at 11:00 a.m.

Man Traveling Country Stops At Local Fire Station

William Minor, a former newsman and reporter for The Miami Herald, recently stopped at the Dillon County Station Six (Bingham) Fire Department as he travels across the country on the bike.

New Medical Office Building Office Under Construction

A new medical office building is under construction at McLeod Medical Center Dillon.

SC Ports Achieves Record Fiscal Year

South Carolina Ports Authority moved a record 2.14 million twenty-foot equivalent units in fiscal year 2017, an increase of 10 percent over the previous year’s container volumes.

Help For Veterans Planning Health Fair, Seeking Vendors

Help For Veterans, Inc., is planning a health fair on Thursday, October 19, for veterans in our area at the City of Dillon Wellness Center from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.

Denise Cleveland-Leggett Named HUD Southeast Regional Director

Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson today named Denise Cleveland-Leggett to serve as HUD’s Region IV Regional Administrator. As the Regional Administrator, she will work from HUD’s Atlanta Regional Office and lead HUD’s Southeast operation in the states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Ingredion Expanding Operations In Charleston County

Ingredion Incorporated, a leading global ingredients solutions company, is expanding its existing operations in Charleston County. The company’s growth is expected to bring more than $10 million of capital investment and lead to the creation of five new positions.

Senator Shares Information On Key Pieces Of Recently Passed Legislation

I wanted to take a moment to share with you several key pieces of legislation that the General Assembly passed this year you may not have heard about.

Local Red Cross Volunteers Assisting With Disaster Relief

A dozen American Red Cross volunteers and staff are deploying to two states and Canada to support Red Cross relief efforts in response to flooding and wildfires.