Annual Toy And Food Drive Underway

The Dillon Herald is teaming up once again with East Dillon Baptist Church to hold our annual toy and food drive. The toy and food drive benefits residents of Dillon County.

American Red Cross Assisting Dillon Family After Home Fire

American Red Cross disaster-trained volunteers are assisting a family whose home, located on Lock Road, was damaged by a fire late last night.

PHOTO GALLERY AND VIDEO: Town Of Latta Christmas Parade

Here are some photos from the Latta Christmas Parade.

Marlboro Electric To Lower Residential Power Rates

Marlboro Electric Cooperative, Inc., will lower residential power rates 8 percent from December 2018 to March 2019 providing its members greater savings during the high-usage winter months.

PHOTO GALLERY: Dillon Christmas Parade 2018

The Dillon Christmas Parade was held on November 29, 2018. Here are some photos from the parade.

Duke Energy Proposing Rate Increase

Work to modernize power plants and generate cleaner electricity, responsibly manage coal ash, improve reliability and continually enhance service is at the heart of a request by Duke Energy Progress to change customer rates in South Carolina.

Hamer Man Charged In Murder Of Woman

On Friday, November 23, 2018 just before 7:30 p.m. the Dillon County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to Queen Court in Hamer in reference to shots fired and a person shot, according to Captain Cliff Arnette.

Council Approves Contract For County Administrator

The Dillon County Council gave a one-year contract to the new Dillon County Administrator, Wilson Anthony Clyburn, at a called meeting on Friday, Nov. 16th.

PHOTO GALLERY: Local Shopping Continues On Black Friday

Local shopping continued on Black Friday. Here are some photos by Johnnie Daniels/The Dillon Herald from the Hair Shack and Clothing Boutique, Harbor Freight Tools, Badcock, and ACE Hardware.