Category: Community

Community interest news from Dillon County

Lake View Elementary Wins Palmetto Silver

Lake View Elementary has been named a Palmetto Silver Award Winner recently by the State Department of Education.

New Director Outlines Economic Development Plan

In his first day in his new position, Dillon County Economic Developer Tonny McNeil clearly laid out his plan for economic development in Dillon County.

DHS Student Among Technology

0 For the eighth consecutive year South Carolina’s top career and technology education students will be publically recognized during the opening session of the annual Education and Business Summit on June 27 in Greenville. These 2010 high school graduates have been designated as “Technology Champions” selected from a pool of nominations from high schools and…

FBC Lydia Impact Team Donates Handmade Blankets To Hospital

The Lydia Impact Team of Dillon First Baptist Church recently donated 25 hand-made baby blankets to McLeod Medical Center Dillon.

New Economic Development Director Hired

Dillon County has hired a new Economic Development Director.
Tonny McNeil of Dillon has been selected for the position. He is a graduate of N.C. A&T State University in Greensboro, NC with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering.

Lake View Earns Palmetto Gold

For the third year in a row, Lake View High School has earned the distinction of Palmetto Gold by the South Carolina Department of Education.

Piney Grove Celebrates 200 Years In Community

On Sunday April 11, 2010 Piney Grove Baptist Church celebrated their 200th anniversary. The church is located in the Gaddy’s Mill section of Dillon County between Dillon and Lake View.