Category: News

CSX Schedules Closing Of Railroad Crossings For Repair

CSX Railroad has scheduled closing the crossings listed below for repair.

SC LLR Extends Renewal Deadlines During Health Emergency

Effective immediately, the South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation (LLR) is extending the license renewal deadline for licenses, registrations, and permits scheduled to renew during the months of April, May, June, July, and August.

Congressman Reviews Highlights Of CARES Act

On Friday, the House passed the CARES Act, also known as Phase III, and sent it to the President’s desk for signing. Workers, small businesses, healthcare professionals, and families will finally be receiving the relief they need.

Income Tax Due Date Moves Due To COVID-19

In response to the challenges of COVID-19 and in accordance with Executive Order 2020-12, the South Carolina Department of Revenue (SCDOR) is moving the due date for Income Tax returns and payments originally due April 15, 2020 to July 15, 2020.

REAL ID Extended For One Year

On March 26, 2020, the Department of Homeland Security announced it would extend the enforcement date of the Federal REAL ID Act of 2005 from October 1, 2020 to October 1, 2021.

State Parks Closed Through April 30th

Beginning Saturday, March 28, all state parks in South Carolina will be closed through Thursday, April 30, to support the state’s response to COVID-19.

Man Charged With Murder In Little Rock Shooting

The Dillon County Sheriff’s Office has charged Ryheem Omar Odom, age 22, of Dillon, with one count of murder in the deadly shooting that occurred in the Little Rock community.

Balloon Release Held In Honor Of Missing Man’s Birthday

A balloon release was held recently at the Dillon baseball game to commemorate the birthday of Brandon “Peanut” Graves, who has been missing for 10 years.

National American Legion Commander Visits Local Post

The American Legion National Commander James Oxford was the guest speaker at the American Legion Post 32 on Tuesday, March 3, in Dillon.

Four More COVID-19 Deaths Announced On Tuesday

The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) today announced four additional deaths related to the COVID-19 novel coronavirus. This brings the state’s total number of deaths to 22.