State Should Support Its Miltary

You probably haven’t heard much about it, but there’s an economic threat to South Carolina lurking on the horizon beyond the latest crises in Washington over the “fiscal cliff” and the federal debt

Two Elected To Southern States Board

Daniel Lewis of Orrum, NC, and James McColl of Little Rock were elected to the local board at the Southern States annual membership meeting of the Latta/Little Rock service held at Shuler’s Barbeque in Latta on January 15, 2013.

Appointments Made To TBC Board

The Dillon County Council reappointed two members to the Trinity Behavioral Care-Dillon Board of Directors at their January meeting.

Berry Appointed To PDRTA Board

The Dillon County Council appointed Alan Berry to the Pee Dee Regional Transportation Authority Board at their January meeting.

United Christian Sisterhood Donates School Supplies

On Thursday, January 24, several members of the United Christian Sisterhood, a Christian-oriented organization of Lake View, visited the Lake View Middle School to present supplies to the students.  

Latta Clerk-Treasurer Has Public Grievance Hearing

The Latta Clerk/Treasurer Ernest Barrentine had his public grievance hearing on Thursday night in front of a room of spectators in the Latta Town Hall council room.

Decals To Be Required For Admittance To County Convenience Trash Sites

Dillon County residents who wish to use the 11 convenience (trash) sites in Dillon County will soon have to have a decal to be admitted to the site.

Robert Elvington Lever

Robert Elvington Lever, 26, of Sumter, SC, died January 17, 2013.  Elvington was born on June 2, 1986.

City Looking Into Facade Program

The City of Dillon is looking into instituting a facade program for businesses in the historic district.