Category: Community

Community interest news from Dillon County

Flags Placed On Veterans Graves By American Legion

Members of the Dillon American Legion Post 32, its Auxiliary Unit 32, and other volunteers recently visited Dillon area cemeteries to put American flags on marked Veteran gravesites in remembrance of deceased Veterans and as part of Veterans Day community programs.

Lunch Bunch Discusses ‘The In-Between’

The Lunch Bunch Book Club at Dillon Middle School recently met in the school library to eat lunch and to discuss the featured book, The In-Between by Rebecca K.S. Ansari.

First Female Elected As Moderator Of Berea Association

Rev. Doris B. Smith, Pastor of St. Mark Baptist Church in Bennettsville, SC, was recently elected as Moderator of the Berea Association of Marlboro and Dillon Counties, in South Carolina and Robeson County, in North Carolina, making her the first female to lead the association in its 135-year history.

Latta Students Receive IB Diplomas

Out of 173,882 candidates, the IB awarded 75,828 diplomas worldwide for the May 2022 session. On Friday, October 28, 2022, Latta High School held a presentation ceremony for Krish Patel, McLain Roberts, and Rainie Stroud to receive their International Baccalaureate Programme diplomas.

Bread Of Life: Prayer

Matthew 11:12 states “And from the days of John the Baptist until now the kingdom of heaven suffereth violence, and the violent take it by force.”

Bread of Life: Fulfilling God’s Purpose

I want us to consider a few questions. The first question is: what would it take for you to be what the Lord told you to be? The next question is: Do you believe the Lord has given you what it takes to do whatever He wants you to do? Lastly, do you really believe that you will always have the victory throughout you fulfilling God’s purpose?

CareSouth Gets Telehealth Program of Excellence Award

CareSouth Carolina was presented the Telehealth Program of Excellence Award at the 10th Annual Telehealth Summit in Charleston on November 9-10.

Small Business Saturday Is November 26

The South Carolina Small Business Development Centers (SC SBDC), the state’s premier provider of business assistance to small business owners and entrepreneurs, announces Saturday, November 26, is Small Business Saturday – a day to celebrate and support small businesses and all they do for their communities.

LVHS Students Hold Mock Trial

Lake View High School held a mock trial on November 3rd, 2022, on Commonwealth of Virginia vs. John Brown.

BWTC Outreach Ministries Team To Give Free Thanksgiving Meal To The Community On November 21st

The Bibleway Tabernacle Church Ministries Outreach Ministry Team invites the community to join them for a hot and delicious Thanksgiving meal on November 21 at 4:00 p.m. at their church located at 314 Beaufort Street, Dillon.