Category: News

Free COVID-19 Drive-Thru Testing To Be Held On May 29

Free COVID-19 (Coronavirus) drive-thru testing will be held on Friday, May 29 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Latta High School, 618 North Richardson Street, Latta.

PHOTO GALLERY: Memorial Day Service Held At Veterans Square

A brief Memorial Day service was held at the Veterans Square at the Dillon City-County Complex on Monday. More about this special service will be in Tuesday’s paper. Here is a photo gallery of the event by Johnnie Daniels/The Dillon Herald.

Latta United Methodist Church Observes Memorial Day

Latta United Methodist Church held a brief Memorial Day service on Monday morning at the cross in the front yard of the church.

Gas Prices Inching Higher

Gas prices in the Carolinas are inching higher as most of the region pushes towards re-opening, causing a growing number of people to hit the road.

Wreath Laying Ceremony To Be Held On Memorial Day

Although the COVID-19 threat has caused our focus to be on the health crisis and threat facing all of us, the Dillon County Veterans of the Year Organization wants to make sure we do not forget those who, when faced with a crisis and threat to our freedom, gave the ultimate sacrifice for its preservation.

Poppies Will Not Be Distributed This Year

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 32 Dillon, SC, has decided not to distribute poppies this Memorial Day Weekend.

Every Voter In South Carolina Qualified To Vote Absentee In June Primaries And Run-offs

Every voter in South Carolina is now qualified to vote absentee in the June Primaries and Runoffs.

Man Arrested On Child Pornography Charges

South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson announced the arrest of William Dean Tedder, 36, of Dillon, SC, on 10 charges connected to the sexual exploitation of minors.

Passenger Killed In Wreck On Gaddy’s Mill Road

A one-vehicle collision on Gaddy’s Mill Road resulted in one fatality on Saturday, May 16, according to Corporal Sonny Collins of the S.C. Highway Patrol.

Secretary Of State’s Office Open For Business

Just a couple months ago, our world changed as COVID-19 spread and social distancing became the norm.