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Wreck on I-95 Claims Life

A person was killed in a one-vehicle accident.

New Administrative Team In Place At Gordon Elementary

A new administrative team is in place at Gordon Elementary School, and they are ready and eager to have a productive and successful school year.

DHS Student Wins Prestigious Scholarship

The South Carolina Department of Education has announced 102 new recipients of Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarships, a program that promotes academic excellence using federal funds.

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.

Dillon School District Two Releases Revised Discipline Code Book

As we prepare to begin the 2010-2011 school year on August 16, Dillon School District Two is informing all students in grades 4-12 and their parents of the revised Discipline Code Book.

Rembert D. Daniels

Rembert D. Daniels, 74, died Tuesday, August 3, 2010, at his residence. Funeral services will be held 3:00 P.M. Friday in Dillon Church of God with burial in Greenlawn Cemetery directed by Cooper Funeral Home. Visitation will be Thursday evening from 7-9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Horace Goodwin

Services for Horace Goodwin will be held 3:00 p.m. Thursday at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church with burial in Greenlawn Cemetery.

Prominent Dillon County Citizen Passes Away

Billy Gordon Rogers, age 83, died at his home surrounded by his family on Tuesday, August 3, 2010.

…And Beyond: Dogs-Part Two

0 Second Dog Story Dogs were the last thing on our minds as we left South Carolina in 1970 for California, a two year old on the back seat with chicken pox and a four year old pending. Four years later, medical residency behind us, lightning struck. My rich uncle, Sam, needed an internist in…