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School Begins! (with slide show)

Students headed back-to-school on Monday. As of press time, The Herald heard that the opening went smoothly with no major problems.

Hundreds Of Geese Spotted At Pond

Several hundred geese were spotted in a local pond on Tuesday.

McInnis Withdraws Name From Consideration For Board

A few weeks ago, the Dillon County Council approved the members of the Dillon County Public-Private Partnership Economic Development Board. There was some controversy over the matter because while House Representative Jackie Hayes proposed Bo McInnis’ name as his designee for the board, Hayes himself was approved. (See story on our website, www.thedillonherald.com.) McInnis has withdrawn his name from consideration. The following is McInnis’ statement on the matter.

Fall Missions Fair Held (with slide show)

The WMU/Men’s Ministries Fall Mission Fair was held on Monday, August 16, 7:00 p.m., at the East Dillon Baptist Church Fellowship Hall on South 16th Avenue, Dillon.

Wreck Occurs At Enterprise And Radford (with slide show)

A wreck occurred at Enterprise Road and Radford Blvd. this morning (Tuesday) shortly before 11 a.m. between a small truck and a small car.

Sadie Mae Porter

Services for Sadie Mae Porter will be held 4:30 p.m. Thursday at Full Gospel Holiness Church with burial in Greenlawn Cemetery. Visitation will be held 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at Cooper Funeral Home.

Alexander (Lightning) McLeod

Alexander (Lightning) McLeod of Dillon died August 12, 2010 at McLeod Hospice House in Florence.

Eloise Wheeler

Eloise Wheeler of Dillon died Sunday, August 15, 2010 at her residence in Lake View, SC.

Charles Whittle

Charles Whittle of Dillon died Friday, August 13, 2010 at McLeod Hospice House, Florence.

Michael Carroll Lewis, Sr.

Michael Carroll Lewis, Sr., age 57, of Sophia, NC died Wednesday, August 4, 2010.