Above-Normal Atlantic Hurricane Season Expected

For the upcoming Atlantic hurricane season, which runs from June 1 through November 30, forecasters predict a 45 percent chance of an above-normal season, a 35 percent chance of a near-normal season, and only a 20 percent chance of a below-normal season.

New Child Restraint Law In Effect

McLeod Safe Kids Pee Dee/Coastal is pleased to share the new South Carolina child restraint law signed by Governor Henry McMaster on May 19, 2017, effective immediately.

New Law Prohibits Campfires And Recreational Fires During State Forester’s Burning Ban

Gov. Henry McMaster signed into law House Bill 3719, adding campfires and other recreational fires to the list of activities that can be prohibited under a State Forester’s Burning Ban.

County Holding Special Trash Pick-up, Extended Landfill Hours On June 3rd

SPECIAL TRASH PICK-UP AND EXTENDED CONVENIENCE SITE AND LANDFILL HOURS ON SATURDAY, JUNE 3rd! With the coming of the inland port and more industries with it, Dillon County Council is encouraging citizens to clean up around their homes and neighborhoods.

Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program Coming To Dillon County

The Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program is coming to Dillon County. The goals of the program are to supplement the diets of low-income seniors, age 60 and over, with fresh, nutritious produce and to support South Carolina’s small farmers.

PHOTO GALLERY: 2017 Dillon County Memorial Day Service

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Here is a photo gallery by Johnnie Daniels/The Dillon Herald of the Dillon County Memorial Day service.

McBride To Be Guest Speaker At Memorial Day Service

Patrick A. McBride

Command Sergeant Major Patrick A. McBride, Sr. will be the guest speaker at the Dillon County Memorial Day service on Monday.

Poppy Distribution Underway

This Memorial Day weekend, the American Legion Auxiliary Dillon Unit 32, will distribute the handcrafted, red crepe paper poppies honoring America’s war dead and honoring the millions of Americans who have willingly served our nation since WWI.

Library To Hold Summer Reading Program

The Friends of the Dillon County Library System presents: “Build a Better World!” Summer Reading Program, June 6-July 6, 2017 for ages 4-12