Category: Government

Government news at the state and local levels

AG’s Internet Predator Task Force Has Arrested 200

Attorney General Henry McMaster announced Nov. 19 that the Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force has now arrested two hundred (200) suspected Internet Child Predators since the Criminal Solicitation of a Minor law was passed in April 2004.

Wyche Attorney Representing Councilman

Carl F. Muller, an attorney at law who is employed by Wyche, Burgess, Freeman and Parham, P.A. in Greenville, has filed a notice of appearance in the Court of Common Pleas as counsel for County Council Chairman Macio Williamson.

Latta Town Council’s November Meeting Changed

The Latta Town Council’s regularly scheduled November meeting has been changed from Thursday, November 11th to Thursday, November 18th due to Veterans Day.

Council Approves Second Reading To Annex Property

The Dillon City Council approved Ordinance No. 10-11 on second reading.

Unofficial Election Results For Dillon County ONLY

Here are the unofficial results for Dillon County ONLY.

Information Provided On How To Report Election Fraud, Voting Rights Abuses

In order to respond to complaints of election fraud or voting rights abuses on November 2, 2010, and to ensure that such complaints are directed to the appropriate authorities, United Stated Attorney Bill Nettles stated that Assistant United States Attorney/ DEO Barbara Murcier Bowens will be on duty in this District while the polls are open.

Council Chairman To Appear In Court On Nov. 15th

The date for County Council Chairman to appear in court has been reset for November 15th at 9:30 a.m. at the Dillon County Courthouse.

U.S. Attorney Announces Voter Integrity Program For Election

United States Attorney William N. Nettles announced Monday that Assistant United States Attorney Barbara Murcier Bowens will lead the efforts of his Office in the connection with the Justice Department’s nationwide Election Day Program for the upcoming November 2, 2010, general elections.

No Action Taken At Council Meeting

No action was taken at a called meeting of the Dillon County Council on Wednesday afternoon.

Roundtable Discussion Held On I-73

A roundtable discussion about I-73 was held at Florence-Darlington Technical College on Friday.