Category: Area

Deputy Promoted

Dillon County Sheriff’s Deputy Dennis James Cox, Jr. of Latta, was promoted to from PFC to Corporal by 1SGT Michael Barfield.

Ceremonial Flag Burning Held (with photo gallery)

A ceremonial flag burning disposing of worn and tattered American flags was held at the Woodmen Hall on the Old Latta Highway in Dillon on Thursday, June 27, officiated by Edwin Stephens.

Quilt Of Hope Presented To Local Veteran (with photo gallery)

James William “Jimmy” Brewer was honored on Wednesday, June 26, by the Quilt of Valor Foundation of Myrtle Beach who came to his home in Dillon to present him with a Quilt of Honor.

Investiture Ceremony Held For New Magistrate

An investiture ceremony was held on Thursday for new magistrate, Andrew V. Bethea.

Multiple Bullets Strike Residence

On Monday, June 10, 2019 just after midnight, deputies with the Dillon County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to a residence on Perry Avenue in Dillon that had been shot, according to Captain Cliff Arnette of the Dillon County Sheriff’s Office.

Man Wills Latta Library $2 Million

In early 1997, the staff of the Latta Library received a phone call from an attorney in Augusta, Ga.

Couple Pleads Guilty To Stealing From Free Medical Clinic

Several people pled guilty this week in General Sessions before Circuit Court Judge Paul Burch.

Sheriff’s Office Investigating Shootings

The Dillon County Sheriff’s Office is investigating two shootings, one deadly, according to Captain Cliff Arnette of the Dillon County Sheriff’s Office.

PHOTO GALLERY: Food Drive For Help For Veterans Is A Success

The Dillon Herald held a very successful food drive for Help For Veterans, Inc. with the help of the community.

Stroud Earns Internship To Ireland

It was just two summers ago that 2014 Latta High school graduate D.J. Stroud participated in an ACUHO-I (Association of College and University Housing Officers – International) internship at Harvard University.