Category: Community

Community interest news from Dillon County

Approval Given To Dillon District Three And Four Calendars

Approval was given to the Dillon District Three and Dillon District Four school calendars at a recent meeting of the Dillon County Board of Education.

LHS Class Of 1996 Establishes Scholarship

Like all other 1996 high school graduates, the Latta High School (LHS) Class of 1996 should be holding their 25th Class Reunion this spring, but the ongoing pandemic had some classmates rethinking those plans in early 2021.

PHOTO GALLERY: Dillon’s Celebrate Main Street 2021

Despite a light rain shower at the beginning and some wind throughout the day, Celebrate Main Street was a success.

Celebrate Main Street To Go On Rain Or Shine

THE CELEBRATE MAIN STREET event on Saturday, April 24 is NOT CANCELLED! It is going on rain or shine.

HD Walk- And Bike-A-Thon Is April 24th

If you want to support an event that makes a profound difference in people’s lives, then the Huntington’s Disease (HD) Walk and Bike-A-Thon is the event for you. The HD Walk and Bike-A-Thon is on Saturday, April 24.

Marlboro and Pee Dee Electric Cooperatives Announce 10% Energy Rate Decrease For Residential Members

Marlboro Electric Cooperative, Inc. (MEC) and Pee Dee Electric Cooperative (PDEC) are reducing residential rates a full 10% this Summer when energy use is typically the highest.

DHS Student Hunter Godbolt Signs To Attend Erskine

Erskine College Admissions Counselor, Tim Rees visited Dillon High School Tuesday, April 13, 2021.

PHOTO GALLERY: Latta Springfest 2021

The Town of Latta had a beautiful day for their annual Springfest. Here are some pictures by Betsy Finklea/The Dillon Herald.

4-H Rabbit Project Registration Underway

Registration for the 2021 South Carolina 4-H Rabbit Project is currently underway.

PHOTO GALLERY: Easter Golf Cart Parade Held

The first annual Easter Golf Cart Parade was held on Saturday, April 3 at Harmon Park. Those who participated brought food and cash donations for the Dillon County Humane Society.