Category: Government

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MINUTES: Town Of Lake View Council Meeting-March 16, 2023

Minutes of the March 16, 2023 meeting

Councilman Feels Airport Commission Appointment Was Improperly Handled

A Dillon County Councilman voiced his concerns that a vote taken last month on Florence Regional Airport Commission members was improperly handled.
When the approval of minutes came up, Councilman T.F. “Buzzy” Finklea asked to make a statement about the vote on the airport commission.

County Council Gets Update On Spectrum Broadband Service

Matt Wilson, State Government Director for Charter Communications/ Spectrum, appeared at the Dillon County Council meeting recently to update the council on the status of broadband service in the county.

Proposal For Alottabang Phase One Project Reveals Some Details Of Plans

The proposal for Alottabang Phase One reveals some details about the proposed project that was brought up at the Dillon County Council meeting on Wednesday.

Dillon County Council Votes To Voice Opposition To Bomb Training Facility

The Dillon County Council passed a resolution on Wednesday to voice their opposition to a bomb training facility that wants to locate in North Carolina near Dillon County.

Only Two Payments Left On Wellness Center

The Dillon City Council learned at their April meeting that there are only two more payments left on the City of Dillon Wellness Center during Finance Director Janet Bethea’s report.

MARCH 2023 MINUTES: Latta Town Council

Minutes of the Latta Town Council’s March meetings

Senators Williams And Peeler Visit S.C. State Campus

South Carolina State University extends thanks to State Sens. Harvey S. Peeler Jr. and Kent M. Williams for their recent visit to the SC State campus in Orangeburg.

Judge Janette Dupree Sworn In

JUDGE JANETTE DUPREE was sworn in as the Town of Latta Municipal Judge in a special ceremony on Thursday, April 13th, by outgoing Judge Alan Berry, who said it was his honor to be asked to perform the ceremony.

PHOTO GALLERY: Swearing In Of City Of Dillon Mayor And Council

The swearing in of the City of Dillon’s new mayor Tally McColl and returning council members Douglas Jackson, Tim Cousar, and James Washington.