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Cost Of Classic Thanksgiving Dinner Up Slightly In 2010

Menu items for a classic Thanksgiving dinner including turkey, stuffing, cranberries, pumpkin pie and all the basic trimmings increased about 1.3 percent in price this year, according to the American Farm Bureau Federation.

Mourning Dove Season Resumes

The 2010-11 mourning dove season in South Carolina resumed on Saturday, Nov. 20.

Environmental Awareness Award Nominations Sought

The state of South Carolina is seeking nominations for an award to recognize individuals who are doing extraordinary work for the natural environment. Nominations will be accepted through Dec. 31, 2010.

AG’s Internet Predator Task Force Has Arrested 200

Attorney General Henry McMaster announced Nov. 19 that the Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force has now arrested two hundred (200) suspected Internet Child Predators since the Criminal Solicitation of a Minor law was passed in April 2004.

New Initiatives To Help Homeowners, Veterans, And Workers Access Legal Services Announced

At a Middle Class Task Force event Nov. 19, co-hosted by the Department of Justice’s Access to Justice Initiative, Vice President Biden announced a series of steps designed to help middle class and low-income families secure their legal rights. These actions include strengthening foreclosure mediation programs, helping veterans secure the legal help they need, and making it easier for workers to find a qualified attorney when they believe their rights have been violated.

Marion Duncan Lee

Marion Duncan Lee, 87, died Friday, November 19, 2010 in the Mullins Nursing Center in Mullins, SC. Visitation will be Saturday, November 20, 2010 at Kannaday Funeral Home in Latta from 6:30 to 8:30 PM. Funeral services in Union Baptist Church will be held at 3:00 PM Sunday, November 21, 2010, with burial in the church cemetery.

Man Denied Prescription Returns To Dillon Family Medicine With Gun, Shot By Deputy

A man who was denied a prescription returned to the medical practice with a gun which he pointed at himself and was menacing to staff. (Additional Photos Of The Incident At Dillon Family Medicine)

Glenn Edwin Nolan

Services for Glenn Edwin Nolan will be held 3:00 p.m. Sunday at Brownsville Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery directed by Cooper Funeral Home in Dillon.

Carolyn J. Bailey

Carolyn J. Bailey, 58, died Friday, November 19, 2010, at her residence after an illness.
Funeral services will be held 3:00 P.M. Monday in Dillon Pentecostal Holiness Church with burial in Little Bless Holiness Church Cemetery directed by Cooper Funeral Home. Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. Sunday evening at the funeral home.

Local Man Killed By Family Dog

A local man was killed by his family dog, according to Detective Cliff Arnette of the Dillon County Sheriff’s Office.