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Notice to Community on Temporary Emergency Department Entrance at McLeod Dillon

Effective August 16th, patients arriving for emergency services will not be able to access the parking lot via the 301 entrance. Due to the movement of the construction fence, all traffic entering Parking Lot A will need to enter from Jackson Street, the only entry to this parking lot until further notice.

First Bank Celebrates 75 Years of Community Banking

August 2010 will mark First Bank’s 75th year of operation. The bank was founded in 1935 as Bank of Montgomery and changed its name to First Bank in 1985 as it began to offer services outside of Montgomery County. What has not changed, however, is First Bank’s presence as a safe, secure and trusted partner in the communities it serves. As a result, First Bank has grown to become one of the most well respected financial institutions in the nation.

Ebenezer Celebrates 130 Years of Service

Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church, Clio, will celebrate their Annual Homecoming and 130th Church Anniversary on Sunday, August 22nd.

Beatrice McNeil Hokett

Beatrice McNeil Hokett of Washington, DC died August 1, 2010.

Claudia Martin Herring

Claudia Martin Herring, 86, returned to her Lord and Savior on August 7, 2010. Visitation will be from 6:00 – 8:00 PM Sunday, August 8, 2010 at Kannaday Funeral Home in Dillon.

Mrs. Cherrie Atkinson

Cherrie Elvington Atkinson died July 24th at the age of 89 in Myrtle Beach.

Latta High Band Trailer Stolen

The Latta High Marching Band enclosed trailer has been stolen, according to Lt. Crystal Moore of the Latta Police Department.

Letter To The Editor: Public-Private Partnership Board

Dear Editor:
I read your report online on the election of the new board for the Public-Private Partnership. …

Bernanke Speaks At Charleston Conference About Challenges For Economy And State Government

Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben S. Bernanke spoke at the annual meeting of the Southern Legislative Conference of the Council of State Governments, Charleston, on August 2.

Life Has Its Ups and Downs

Often times when a child is born, someone might ask the question, “Does he have all of his fingers and toes?” meaning is he “normal” in development.