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News from the local area

Love For Cooking And People Create Special Mission For Local Woman

A love for cooking and a love for people have combined to create a special mission for a local woman.

Several People Report Seeing Chinese Balloon

Several people reported seeing the Chinese weather/suspected spy balloon as it passed over Dillon County on Saturday.

Dillon Native Starts His Own Clothing Line

A Dillon native is chasing his dreams and has launched his own clothing line.

Coffee And Talk To Be Held February 22nd

Coffee and Talk, hosted by the City of Dillon Downtown Development Office, will be held on February 22 at 7:30 a.m. at the Downtown Development Office, 101 West Main Street.

Paramedics Earn EMS Officer 1 Certification

On January 21 and 22, Paramedics Gary Turner, Jamie Sawyer, Michael Sapp, and Clint Huggins attended Robeson Community College and earned EMS Officer 1 certification.

February Is National Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

In recognition of February as National Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month, Pee Dee Coalition is urging all responsible adults to learn about the dangers the youth in their care face as they begin dating.

WANTED: Police Seeking Whereabouts Of Murder Suspect

The Dillon County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the whereabouts of a murder suspect.

Local Paramedics Win Pee Dee Regional Paramedic Competition

Paramedic Andrew Herring and Gary Turner recently competed in the Pee Dee Regional Paramedic Competition and won.

Dillon Native Gives $308,000 Donation To Dillon Historic School Foundation

Gerald Berry of the Dillon Historic School Foundation appeared before the Dillon City Council at their January meeting to make a big announcement.

Ona Booth Gaddy Turns 100

Ona Booth Gaddy of Lake View has reached a milestone birthday turning 100 years old on January 14, 2023.