Category: Community

Community interest news from Dillon County

Young People Learning Skills At Garden

A group of young people from Vision Education Center are learning skills that will last them a lifetime at the community garden located behind the City of Dillon Wellness Center.

Julia McIntyre’s Students Presented In Recital

Mrs. Monroe (Julia) McIntyre presented her Piano students in recital in her home on May 21, 2011.

Memorial Day Recognition Held At Kemper Baptist Church

A Memorial Day recognition was held recently at Kemper Baptist Church.
They were honored to have an Honor Guard of active military soldiers present to present the colors.

Xzavier Williams Is JVM’s Top Reader

Xzavier Williams, an eighth-grader at J.V. Martin Junior High School, was recently honored as the school’s Reader of the Year for 2010-2011.

Bikers Sunday Held At Mt. Calvary Baptist

Bikers Sunday was held at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church on Sunday, May 29.

Dillon School Board Meets

Dillon School District Two had a Board of Trustees meeting on May 16, 2011.

First Bancorp Announces Cash Dividend

The Board of Directors of First Bancorp (NASDAQ – FBNC), the parent company of First Bank, has declared a cash dividend on its common stock of $0.08 per share payable July 25, 2011 to shareholders of record as of June 30, 2011.

‘Tribute To The Flag’ Held In Floyd Dale

A “Tribute To The Flag” was held in Floyd Dale on Saturday morning.

Latta School Board Holds May Meeting

The Latta School Board of Trustees met for the regularly monthly meeting on Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 6:30 p.m. in the District Administrative Conference Room.

Board Of Education Gets Updates On School Construction Projects

The Dillon County Board of Education got updates on the school construction projects from Rodney Alexander of Cumming Southern Management at their meeting last week.