Category: Government

Government news at the state and local levels

County Council Minutes: February Meeting Highlights

Highlights from the February 15th meeting of the Dillon County Council from the official approved minutes.

Latta Council Calls Meeting

Latta Town Council has called a meeting for March 22.

NESA Holds Legislative Reception

On Wednesday, the North Eastern Strategic Alliance (NESA), an economic development organization encompassing South Carolina’s northeast region, held its 2012 legislative reception.

House Members Have Been Productive

House members have been very productive during the past two weeks, approving a slew of measures, including bills that would improve the safety of children and other state residents.

BAR Appears Before City Council

The BAR appeared before council and several other matters were discussed at the Dillon City Council’s February meeting.

Voter Registration Questions Answered

The Herald has received a number of questions as to who can register to vote. This information from answers these questions.

Latta Council Passes First Readings Of Water And Sewer Rate Ordinances

The Latta Town Council passed the first readings of two ordinances regarding water and sewer rates.

Senator Kent Williams On American Heart Month

If you’re like most people, you think that heart disease is a problem for other folks. However, many are suffering from heart disease without realizing it.

Latta Mayor Tells Dillon County Council They Have A Problem

Latta mayor Nancy Brigman appeared before the Dillon County Council to discuss the utilities re-location of water and sewer lines that is being required by SCDOT (South Carolina Department of Transportation).

Council Elects Chair, Vice-Chair

The Dillon County Council elected a new chairman and vice-chairman at their meeting on Wednesday.