Category: News

Pee Dee Coalition Holding Virtual ‘Breaking Free’ Race

Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Assault will be conducting its annual Breaking Free Race virtually this October.

Historical Feature: Miss Isla McKenzie And The Picnic Story

The late Miss Isla McKenzie, aunt of the late Miss Rebecca Field Henslee, taught first grade in Dillon for 51 years. Her last years were in the old Dillon Graded School (known to some as Miss Isla McKenzie’s School).
Her famous picnic story took all the boys and girls on a picnic. Along the way they experienced the sound of every letter in the alphabet.

PHOTO GALLERY: Dillon Christian Tramples Calhoun Academy

Dillon Christian School trampled Calhoun Academy on Friday to add another win to their season. Here is a photo gallery by Johnnie Daniels/The Dillon Herald and Craig Brown, sponsored in part by Tracy Pelt for Dillon County Sheriff.

Push Underway For Complete Census Count In Dillon County

Herbert Jacobs of the Dillon County Census Counts Committee spoke to the Dillon County Council at a called meeting recently.

Pee Dee Electric & Marlboro Electric Announce New Partnership Agreement

Pee Dee Electric Cooperative and Marlboro Electric Cooperative are pleased to announce their entry into a management agreement, effective September 18, 2020.

Some Dillon County Homebuyers Eligible For County First Initiative

Many in rural communities feel that they are the last in line when it comes to getting the services and resources they need.

PHOTO GALLERY: Lake View Defeats DCS In Volleyball

The Lake View Wild Gators defeated the Dillon Christian School Warriors in volleyball on Monday. Here is a photo gallery by Johnnie Daniels/The Dillon Herald.

Sign Up For Dillon County Recreation Football To Be Held Through Sept. 19th

Sign up for Dillon County Recreation Football for ages 6-12 will be held through Saturday, September 19th from 9:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Dillon Community Alliance Makes Proposal To City Council

Stephanie Mitchell, the executive director of the Dillon Community Alliance, made a proposal to the Dillon City Council at their last meeting to allow the group to assume the responsibilities of the City of Dillon Facade grant program for a period of two years.

County Council Passes Third Reading Of Budget In 4-3 Vote

The Dillon County Council held a called meeting last week to have a workshop and pass the final reading of the 2020-2021 budget.