Category: Business

News about Dillon County, SC, economic development and the Dillon County, SC, business community at the municipal, county, and state levels as well as other related news of interest

Ports Has Best Month Since Pandemic Hit

S.C. Ports Authority’s September volumes reflect the strongest year-over-year activity since the pandemic hit, showing a continued recovery and strength in containers, vehicles and inland port moves.

McLeod Health Dillon Receives Zero Harm Awards

McLeod Health has been honored with 38 South Carolina “Certified Zero Harm Awards” from the South Carolina Hospital Association (SCHA) in recognition of the hospital system’s excellent work in preventing hospital-acquired infections.

MANN+HUMMEL To Close Company’s Dillon Location

MANN+HUMMEL, a leading global expert in filtration, announced Wednesday that the company’s Dillon facility will be permanently closed.

Trinity Behavioral Care To Break Ground On New Facility

Trinity Behavioral Care will break ground on its new Dillon County facility October 15, 2020, at 11:00 a.m.

Pee Dee Electric & Marlboro Electric Announce New Partnership Agreement

Pee Dee Electric Cooperative and Marlboro Electric Cooperative are pleased to announce their entry into a management agreement, effective September 18, 2020.

Woodle Location Selected For Duke Energy Site Readiness Program

Dillon County has one of the three properties in South Carolina selected by Duke Energy for participation in its 2020 Site Readiness Program to enhance the readiness of the sites for business and industrial development.

CareSouth Carolina Awarded $100,000 To Address HIV/AIDS

CareSouth Carolina was awarded a total of $100,000 through its Care Innovations program as part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) effort to increase access to high quality care in rural communities.

Baxley Joins Jennings Law Firm

The Douglas Jennings Law Firm, LLC of Bennettsville has announced that former Circuit Judge J. Michael Baxley has become of counsel to the firm, and has opened a new additional Charleston office for the Bennettsville-based firm located at 225 Seven Farms Drive, Suite 202, on Daniel Island.

MDT Announces Promotion, Addition

Marlboro Development Team, Inc. (MDT) announced the promotion of one staff member and the addition of another, Bill Keener and Michael Walsh.

Harbor Freight And NETC Partner To Bring Logistics Training Center To Marlboro County

Northeastern Technical College (NETC) and Harbor Freight Tools, Inc. have partnered to bring a new Warehouse Logistics Training Center to Marlboro County.