Census Official Thanks County For ‘Raising The Bar’

At Wednesday’s meeting of the Dillon County Council, Vermelle Simmons, partnership specialist with the U.S. Census Bureau, thanked Dillon County for “raising the bar.”

Former Mayor Sentenced

United States Attorney William N. Nettles stated that Alan Lenneau Berry, age 59, of Latta, was sentenced last week in federal court in Florence for defrauding the Social Security Administration and Hartford Insurance Company, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 641, and 59 counts of mail fraud in a scheme to defraud, a violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 1341.

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.

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.

Mullins Woman Killed In Automobile Accident In Dillon County

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

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.

DHEC To Hold Community Meeting On July 22 To Discuss Gasoline Cleanup

DHEC will hold a community meeting on Thursday, July 22 at 6 p.m. at the City of Dillon Wellness Center multi-purpose room to discuss the gasoline cleanup taking place adjacent to the bridge on Highway 301 North.