Category: Community

Community interest news from Dillon County

Dillon Middle School Student Named Junior Scholar

Dillon Middle School is proud to announce that Zacchariah Aaron, an eighth grade student, at Dillon Middle has been named a 2021-2022 South Carolina Junior Scholar.

Piano Students Of Becky Coleman Present Recital

The piano students of Mrs. Becky Coleman presented their spring recital on Thursday, May 12th at 6:00 p.m. in the Latta United Methodist Church sanctuary.

PHOTO GALLERY: Latta United Methodist Church Holds Ice Cream Social To Welcome New Pastor And Wife

Members of Latta United Methodist Church held an ice cream social on Saturday to welcome Pastor Matt Scott and his wife, Alyssa. There were several different types of ice cream and toppings, cookies, chips, and more.

Dillon Middle School Band Program Receives Prestigious Award

The Dillon Middle School Band Program has had a monumental accomplishment.

PHOTO GALLERY: CareSouth, DHEC Hold Ribbon Cutting On New Building

CareSouth Carolina Dillon and Dillon County DHEC held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at their new joint location on Saturday, June 11th.

PHOTO GALLERY: Latta Baptist Holds ‘Spark Studios’ Vacation Bible School

Two years ago, Latta Baptist Church nearly cancelled Vacation Bible School due to the COVID pandemic, but decided instead to have it outdoors. Due to the pandemic, they averaged only 10 people each night.

PHOTO GALLERY: Mount Calvary Baptist Church Holds ‘Monumental’ Vacation Bible School

Mount Calvary Baptist Church held the opening ceremonies for Vacation Bible School on Sunday, June 12, with a meal for the workers and the children.

Gordon High School Class Of 1958 Makes Donation To Ruby Woods Carter Scholarship Fund

The Gordon High School Class of 1958 gave a monetary contribution to the Ruby Woods Scholarship Fund.

$15 Million In ESSER Funds Allocated To School Districts Three And Four

State Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman announced the allocation of $15 million in Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER) Funds to Dillon School District Three and Dillon School District Four to both renovate and replace antiquated existing school facilities with safe, modern facilities to accommodate current and future county enrollment trends.

Theatre Program To Honor Armed Forces On June 16th

A program at the Dillon County Theatre will honor armed forces on June 16th.