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Happy Sunday!

This beautiful sky was taken just before sunset at Wildcat stadium by Johnnie Daniels/The Dillon Herald.

Home Burns On Arnette Road

American Red Cross disaster-trained volunteers are assisting a family whose home, located on Arnette Road, was damaged by a fire. The Dillon Fire Department responded to the blaze.

PHOTO GALLERY: Funeral Of Corporal Harold Pearce

Corporal Harold “Buck” Pearce was killed in action near Taejon, Republic of Korea (South Korea) on July 20, 1950. His funeral was held at Catfish Creek Baptist Church in Latta on Thursday, September 26, 2019, more than 69 years later.

Dillon Man Wins Lottery

A Dillon man would have won $250,000 a couple of days sooner if he hadn’t forgotten about the lottery ticket he’d left out in his truck.

Leach Charged In July 4th Murder

Delaney Ismale Leach III, age 27, of Dillon, has been arrested and charged with murder for the shooting death of Kenya Purnell, according to Captain Cliff Arnette of the Dillon County Sheriff’s Office.

Sheriff’s Office Looking Into Social Media Post

On Tuesday morning, the Latta High School Resource Officer was notified by school administration about a social media post that had been brought to their attention, Cliff Arnette, Captain-Dillon County Sheriff’s Office.

PHOTO GALLERY: Corporal Harold Pierce Comes Home

Corporal Harold “Buck” Pearce, a recently identified Korean War soldier, came home to Dillon County, SC, to Cooper Funeral Home Tuesday, September 24.

Dillon County Man Killed In Korea Identified

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced that Army Cpl. Harold Pearce, 25, of Dillon, South Carolina, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for July 20, 2019.

Pastors Invited To Come To The Table At Pregnancy Center

Dillon County is #2, and NOT in a good way! Dillon County has the 2nd highest teen birth rate in the State. Yes, you read that right.