Category: News

McKenzie Named First Bank Branch Manager

0 First Bank has promoted Jackie McKenzie to Branch Manager at its Main Street location in Dillon. Previously a Customer Service Representative, McKenzie has worked with First Bank since 1995 and has 22 years of banking experience. “Jackie’s hard work and dedication to outstanding customer service make her a great fit for the position of…

Nurse Awards Presented

McLeod Medical Center Dillon is pleased to announce Nursing Assistant of the Year – Dorothy Morrison, ANT, Registered Nurse of the Year – Tammy King, RN, and Licensed Practical Nurse of the Year – Teressa Greer, LPN. Mary Adams, RN, received the Patient’s Choice Award.

Car Accident Photos

0 [slide]This car accident occurred on May 18th at KFC and Del Sol in Dillon. (Photos by Johnnie Daniels/The Dillon Herald)

Volunteers Sought For Juvenile Arbitration

The Fourth Circuit Solicitor’s Office is seeking volunteers for the Juvenile Arbitration Program.

Dillon Man Killed In Shooting

0 A Dillon man was killed on Thursday in a shooting in Dillon. The victim, Reginald Benson, age 27, was riding his bike when he was shot and died. A warrant has been issued for Samuel Elon Covington, age 24, Dillon, in connection with the death. No information was available on whether or no he…

McLeod Decontamination Drill Held

McLeod Medical Center Dillon has 25 employee volunteers who have undergone extensive decontamination training.

100 Deadly Days Of Summer Enforcement Efforts Announced

The South Carolina Highway Patrol and SC Department of Natural Resources are combining efforts and working with local law enforcement to save lives on the roadways and waterways this summer through enforcement and public outreach.

Library To Hold Summer Reading Program

Make A Splash Reading At Your Library summer reading program presented by the Dillon County Library System will be held June 1-July 8 for ages 4-6, 7-11. Register at your local library.

Latta Gets Grant For Tree Removal

The Town of Latta has received a grant for hazardous tree removal and canopy restoration.

Service News

0 Army Reserve Spec. Nijoka C. Odom has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and…