Category: Community

Community interest news from Dillon County

Selected Boys State Delegates Announced

The Palmetto Boys State Committee has recommended to The American Legion South Carolina Department Executive Board that the 2020 Session of The American Legion Palmetto Boys State be cancelled.

DHSF Presents Preliminary Plans For Season

“DHSF Presents,” the events committee of The Dillon Historic School Foundation, has begun preliminary plans for the 2020-2021 season.

Perdue Holds Town Hall-Style Webinar

The COVID-19 pandemic has raised many questions in communities around the country.

Girls State Delegates Honored With Dinner

A dinner was held on Thursday, February 6, 2020, at the American Legion Hut to honor the girls who attended Girls State at Presbyterian College last June, their parents and their high school counselors were also invited to the dinner.

State Treasurer Launches 2020 Future Scholar ConGRADulations Sweepstakes

State Treasurer Curtis Loftis announced the launch of the 2020 Future Scholar ConGRADulations Sweepstakes.

Our Response To COVID-19

Two employees were working in the office, but were afraid of catching the virus.

Progress Being Made On Equus Speculative Warehouse Logistics Facility

THESE PHOTOS show the progress that has been made on a 373,100 square foot speculative warehouse logistics facility in Dillon County being developed by Equus Capital Partners, Ltd.

Page Elected SGA Chaplain At Claflin University

Majayla Page was recently elected as the 2020-2021 Student Government Association Chaplain for Claflin University and as the National Pre-Alumni Council Eastern Regional Director for the United Negro College Fund.

Dr. Shenika Jones Promoted At UNC-Pembroke

Dr. Shenika Jones, 2002 honors graduate of Dillon High School and current Program Director at UNC Pembroke in the College of Health Sciences, was approved for tenure and promotion to the rank of Associate Professor on April 24, 2020.

RELAY FOR LIFE: Lois Bright Shares Her Story

Lois Bright is a cancer survivor and Dillon resident. She shares her journey through cancer with us in support of American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life.