Category: Arts & Events

Showcasing the arts and other events such as community gatherings, class reunions, family reunions, and more in Dillon County, SC

PHOTO GALLERY: Peaceful Protest Held In Lake View

In response to the death of George Floyd and other national racial tension, a group of young people decided to organize and plan a peaceful protest in Lake View.

PHOTO GALLERY: Memorial Day Service Held At Veterans Square

A brief Memorial Day service was held at the Veterans Square at the Dillon City-County Complex on Monday. More about this special service will be in Tuesday’s paper. Here is a photo gallery of the event by Johnnie Daniels/The Dillon Herald.

Wreath Laying Ceremony To Be Held On Memorial Day

Although the COVID-19 threat has caused our focus to be on the health crisis and threat facing all of us, the Dillon County Veterans of the Year Organization wants to make sure we do not forget those who, when faced with a crisis and threat to our freedom, gave the ultimate sacrifice for its preservation.

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.

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.

PHOTO GALLERY: National Day Of Prayer Held

DR. JAMES ORR prays with two young people at the National Day of Prayer observance at the Dillon County Courthouse on Thursday.

Twinkle Lights Event Held

Another Twinkle Lights event to show support for healthcare workers was held at McLeod Health Dillon on Tuesday night. Fire Departments, EMS, and law enforcement also turned out for the event. (Photos contributed by Jaime Hayes)

The Criterion Club Holds Debutante Cotillion

The Criterion Club held the Debutante Cotillion for 2020 on Saturday, March 7 at 6:00 p.m. at the Criterion Recreation Center in Dillon, South Carolina, with the beautiful, efficient Sister Brenda Arnette serving as Mistress of Ceremony.

Latta Springfest Canceled

Latta Springfest 2020 has been canceled due to COVID 19; however, organizers look forward to a festival better than ever next year. Save the date of April 17, 2021.

Relay For Life Events Suspended

Due to COVID-19, The American Cancer Society has made the decision to suspend all events through mid-May.