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News from the local area

June Is Men’s Health Month

June is Men’s Health Month, a national observance used to raise awareness about healthcare for men and encourage men and their families to practice and implement healthy living decisions, such as exercising and eating healthy.

How To Vote In The June 14th Primary Election

To avoid confusion when you head to the polls on Tuesday, June 14th, study the information.

COVID-19 Reaches High Level In Dillon County

According to the CDC COVID-19 County Check, COVID-19 has reached high levels again in Dillon County.

AROUND THE TOWN: June 10, 2022

A recap of upcoming events and other interesting tidbits for June 10, 2022.

Family Of Nine Who Lost Home To Fire Seeking Help

An account has been set up at Wells Fargo Bank in Dillon for a family of nine who lost their home to fire recently.

Early Voting Is Now Underway

Early voting has begun in Dillon County and throughout the state of South Carolina. Early voting began on Tuesday, May 31 and will end on Friday, June 10th. The office will be closed Saturday and Sunday, June 4th and 5th

Freshman Sophie Belle Haselden Wins Miss Latta Viking 2022

On Saturday, May 7th at 6:30 p.m., twenty-two young ladies in grades 9th through 12th competed in the 2022 Miss Viking Pageant.

Volunteers Place Flags On Graves of Veterans

Memorial Day flag team turned out on Saturday, May 21st, to place U.S. Flags on the graves of Military Veterans at Greenlawn Cemetery.

Alpha Lambda Chapter Installs Officers

Members of Alpha Lambda Chapter of The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International met recently to install chapter officers for the 2022-2024 biennium and to celebrate DKG’s Founders’ Day.

Pee Dee Coalition Holds Building Dedication

A building dedication for the Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Assault was held on Thursday, April 21, at their new location 1101 Highway 301 North, Dillon.