Latta Fire Truck Named In Memory Of Buck Thompson

The Town of Latta Fire Department recently named one of its trucks in memory of Lawton “Buck” Thompson, a longtime fireman and town employee.

Campus Crest Reps Presented Plaque

Dillon County Council Chairman Archie Scott (far left) accompanied by Bishop Michael Goings (far right) presented a plaque to Michael S. Harnette (founder) and Ted W. Rollins (co-chairman/CEO) of Campus Crest to thank them for their contributions to the citizens of Dillon County.

Davis Families To Be Topic Of Genealogical Society Meeting

The next meeting of the Pee Dee Chapter of the South Carolina Genealogical Society will be held on Sunday, January 8, 2012, at 3:00 p.m. in the conference center of Pee Dee Federal Savings & Loan, 106 East Court Street in Marion, across from the Marion County Courthouse.

IRS Offers Tax Time Tips

The income tax filing season has begun and important tax documents should be arriving in your mailbox. Even though your return is not due until April, you can make tax time easier on yourself with an early start

Happy New Year!

Wishing you a happy, healthy, and prosperous 2012.

Public Warned About Dangers Of Radon Exposure

The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control is partnering with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to educate residents about the dangers of radon exposure.

Dillon Man Charged With Obstruction Of Justice

Kiamar Bethea, a Dillon resident, has been charged with obstruction of justice after willingly failing to appear in court after being properly served with a subpoena.

Dillon Awarded ‘Tree City USA’ Designation

For the eighth year, the City of Dillon has been awarded “Tree City USA”.

Dillon County Lady Shooter Takes First Place in Competition

The Dillon County 4-H Shooting Sports Club recently participated in two South Carolina Youth Shooting Foundation Events, with Catherine Hunter Holland finishing in first place in the Ladies division and Cole Gasque earning second in the Rookie Division.