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News from the local area

Winter Weather Closures and Updates: Friday, January 21, 2022

Winter Weather Closures and Updates: Friday, January 21, 2022

Prepare For Another Round Of Winter Weather

The South Carolina Emergency Management Division asks residents to prepare themselves and their homes for possible winter weather.

Nighttime I-95 Southbound Traffic Pacing Operation In Dillon County Is January 18th

The South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) will be removing equipment used for bridge repairs that will require multiple pacing operations on I-95 southbound between mile marker 175 and mile marker 198 in Dillon County Tuesday night January 18, 2022.

Pee Dee COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics And COVID-19 Testing (January 17-23, 2022)

DHEC provides weekly updates for COVID-19 vaccine clinics and testing opportunities in the Pee Dee Region (Chesterfield, Clarendon, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Georgetown, Horry, Lee, Marion, Marlboro, Sumter, and Williamsburg counties).

Dillon County Committee Being Formed To Work On The Liberty Trail

Many historians consider the Revolutionary War to have been won in the swamps, fields and woods of South Carolina. The events of 1776-1782 in the Carolinas led directly to an American victory.

COVID-19 Town Hall To Be Held January 20th

A COVID-19 Town Hall will be held on Thursday, January 20 at 5:30 p.m. At the Dillon High School auditorium.

Children Should Be Vaccinated Against COVID-19

Children should be vaccinated against COVID-19 because they are making up a large percentage of the cases now.

New Dillon Downtown Coordinator Says Possibilities Are Endless For Main Street

“The possibilities are endless.” That’s how Lisa Moody, the City of Dillon’s new Downtown Coordinator describes Main Street in Dillon as she sits in her office in the old bank building beside the South Plaza, where she has held a number of successful events since arriving.

Second Annual Memorial Ruck Held For Fallen Officer

In the cold and drizzling rain, much like last year’s event, the second annual memorial ruck for fallen officer Jackson Winkeler was held on Wednesday, January 5th, the second anniversary of Winkeler’s death.

DHS Class Of 1978 Cruisers Hit The High Seas

The Dillon High School Class of 1978, the Class of 78 Cruisers, hit the high seas again with a 6-day Family and Friends Cruise to Nassau, Bahamas and Half Moon Cay, Bahamas, and Amber Cove.