Category: Community

Community interest news from Dillon County

Students Urged To Apply For State Fair Scholarships

The South Carolina State Fair, a self-supporting 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, is excited to announce the opening of applications for its 27th annual Ride of Your Life Scholarship program.

CareSouth Has $149.5 Million Economic Impact On Area

CareSouth Carolina is pleased to announce the release of the comprehensive Value & Impact Report, which shows the organization made an economic impact of more than $149.5 million. This report, which was released at the end of 2023 for the year 2022, underscores the influence CareSouth Carolina’s health centers have had on the regions they serve, which include Lee, Darlington, Dillon, Marlboro, and Chesterfield Counties.

Dogwood Garden Club Meets At The Amos House

Dogwood Garden Club of Latta met on Wednesday, January 10, 2024 at the Amos House in Latta, hosted by Lois White and Susan Johnson.


Honors Lists for Local College Students

Dillon District Four Approves Draft Of 2024-2025 Year Round Modified School Calendar

The Dillon District Four School Board approved the draft of the 2024-2025 Year Round Modified School Calendar at their January meeting.

Dillon Middle School Band Members Participate In Eastern District Honor Band Clinic

On Saturday, January 13, 2024, Dillon Middle School band members had the opportunity to participate in the Eastern District Honor Band Clinic which was held at West Florence High School in Florence, SC.

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. 116th Founders’ Day Celebrated

On January 15, 2024, Dillon County Interest Group “Pearls of Promise and Purpose” celebrated Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. 116th Founders’ Day.

Dillon School District Four Trustees Honored For 15 Years Of Service

Two Dillon District Four School Board members were honored for a milestone in their school board service at the January meeting.

Owners Of Backyard Poultry Flocks And Pet Waterfowl Urged to Keep Their Birds Away From Wild Waterfowl

Clemson University animal health officials are urging owners of backyard poultry flocks and pet waterfowl to keep their birds away from wild waterfowl and the waters they inhabit.

Ashley Bley Is New Executive Director Of Pee Dee Tourism

Pee Dee Tourism Commission is pleased to announce Ashley Bley as the new Executive Director, effective January 1, 2024.