Category: Area

County Employee Party Held

THE SECOND ANNUAL Dillon County Employee Party was held at the City of Dillon Wellness Center on Tuesday, March 27th.

Cornerstone Placed In Courthouse

On Friday, March 23rd, the time capsule, which had been celebrated in a ceremony in December, was placed in the side of the Dillon County Courthouse to be opened in 50 years.

Henderson Family Reunion Held; Historical Marker Erected

Every family has a story – this is the story of the Hendersons of Dillon County.

Firefighters Earn Certification

Congratulations to Scott Kuslak, Russell Rogers, and Damon Carter on achieving their Firefighter One Certification from the South Carolina Fire Academy.

Herring Promoted

Monroe Herring of the Dillon Police Department was recently promoted to 1st Sergeant.

Sheriff’s Office Releases Outstanding Warrants List

The Dillon County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the following on outstanding warrants.

DHS Student Charged

The Dillon County Sheriff’s Office has charged a Dillon High School student, Malik Sen’Cere Rogers, age 18, of Dillon, with Simple Possession of Marijuana and Carrying a Weapon on School Property, according to Captain Cliff Arnette of the Dillon County Sheriff’s Office.

Wallace Joins Clemson Extension Office

Julie Wallace, a Florence native, is the new Administrative Assistant in the Dillon County Extension office.

Fire Takes Life In Hamer

On Tuesday, March 13, 2018 just before 2:00 p.m. the Dillon County Fire Department Stations 1 and 5, Oakland Fire Department, Dillon County EMS and Dillon Rescue were dispatched to a structure fire on Harlee’s Bridge Road in Hamer with possible occupants in the residence, according to Captain Cliff Arnette of the Dillon County Sheriff’s Office.

Interstate 95 Lane Closures To Take Place As Part Of Preservation Project

The South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) continues work on an interstate preservation project on Interstate 95 in Dillon, Florence and Clarendon Counties.