Category: Community

Community interest news from Dillon County

Latta School Board Gets Updates

The Latta School Board of Trustees met for the regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, October 12 in the District Administration Conference Room.

NESA Holds Second In Series Of Economic Development Consultant Events

The North Eastern Strategic Alliance (NESA), an economic development organization encompassing South Carolina’s northeast region, recently hosted the second event in its 2010 Consultant Event Series. The two-day program, entitled “Prospecting and Closing the Deal” featured Frank Spano, Director of Austin Consulting, and was attended by economic development professionals from NESA’s member counties.

Keep Halloween Decorating Safe By Following NFPA Tips

Many hallmarks of Halloween – lit jack-o-lanterns, candle decorations and billowing costumes – all pose fire safety hazards. As kids and families select costumes and decorate their homes for the season, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) encourages everyone to implement simple safety precautions to ensure that this year’s Halloween remains fun and fire-free.

Claflin University Alumni Group Forms

On Monday, October 11th a group of alumni from Claflin Unversity of Orangeburg, SC met at the Dillon County Library to organize an Alumni Chapter for the Dillon County and surrounding areas.

Library Gets Support For Book Program

The Friends of the Dillon County Library are proud to announce that the United Way has provided funds for 30 children to receive books for twelve months through the Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library.

Dillon County Board Of Education Minutes

The minutes of the Dillon County Board of Education.

VEC Students Travel To Orangeburg

On October 10, Vision Education Center took over 50 of our students to Orangeburg to participate in South Carolina State University Youth Day.

Halloween News Deadline Announced

Articles and photos related to Halloween or Trick-or-Treat must be turned in for publication no later than 3 p.m. on Nov. 5th.

Dillon County Shopper To Feature New News And Photos

Be sure to start checking out The Dillon County Shopper, which will feature all new news and photos that have not appeared in The Dillon Herald.

Perdue Launches Recipe Dedication Program To Support Susan G. Komen Cause

Perdue Farms Incorporated recently announced the PERDUE® Recipe Dedication Program, which encourages consumers to contribute to an online recipe book by sharing their favorite chicken recipes and dedicating their submissions to anyone touched by breast cancer.