Category: News

Annual Back-To-School Bash Serves 1,000 Children (with photo slide show)

The LifePoint Church of Dillon held the second Back to School Bash for the children of Dillon County on Saturday, July 31 from noon until 4 p.m. at the City of Dillon Wellness Center.

Local Driver To Compete In National Truck Driving Championships

Chris McCoy of Dillon will be among 450 professional truck drivers from all 50 states who will compete in the National Truck Driving Championships in Columbus, Ohio from August 3-7.

Man Arrested In Little Rock Beating Case

A Little Rock man has been arrested and charged in the assault of another Little Rock man this past weekend.

Who Is On The Dillon County Economic Development Public-Private Partnership Board?

Who is on the Dillon County Economic Development Public-Private Partnership Board? That’s a good question.

Topping Out Of McLeod ER Celebrated

The steel frame for the McLeod Dillon Emergency Department (ED) has reached the top. To celebrate this milestone, a Topping Out Celebration was held at McLeod Dillon on July 20, 2010. During the event, a steel beam signed by employees, Medical Staff members, Volunteers, and Community Advisory Board members was placed in the frame.

Little Rock Man Is Victim Of Assault And Battery

A man was found laying by his car in a yard on Blackwell Avenue in Little Rock on July 24th, according to a report by Sgt. Dewitt Coleman of the Dillon County Sheriff’s Office.

Mullins Woman Killed In Automobile Accident In Dillon County

A Mullins woman was killed in an automobile accident in Dillon County on Saturday.

Unemployment Rate In County Increases

Dillon County’s unemployment rate increased slightly during the month of June to 15 percent, a 0.1 percent increase from the previous month.

Dillon Mayor Elected To Municipal Association Board

Delegates at the Municipal Association of South Carolina’s 70th Annual Meeting elected board members to the Association’s board of directors.

Dillon County Native Pursuing Doctoral Degree In Education

Joel K. Crawford, a son of the late James F. and Ruth K. Crawford of Dillon, is a candidate for a Doctoral in Education Degree with an emphasis in Higher Education from Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, Arizona.