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News from the local area

Two People Drown In Wreck

Two people were killed after a wreck on May 5th, according to Cpl. Tyler Tidwell of the S.C. Highway Patrol.

Red Cross Volunteers Assist Fire Victims

American Red Cross disaster-trained volunteers are assisting a family whose home, located on Highway 301 N in Hamer, was damaged by a fire Sunday night.

Free Online Guardian ad Litem Training To Be Held

The Cass Elias McCarter Guardian ad Litem Program, a division of the South Carolina Department of Children’s Advocacy, is offering free online training beginning Tuesday, May 23, to those interested in becoming a volunteer Guardian ad Litem (GAL) in Dillon County.

Global 6K For Water Event Being Held In Dillon On May 20th

On Saturday, May 20, 2023, thousands will unite across the world and right here in Dillon for the world’s biggest 6K for clean water, World Vision’s annual Global 6K for Water.

Coroner Releases Names Of Two People Who Drowned In Car Accident

Dillon County Coroner Donnie Grimsley has released the names of the two people whose car ran off Highway 301 North into a body of water on May 5, 2023.

‘Battle Of The Badges’ Blood Drive To Be Held May 10th

A blood drive will be held May 10th from 12 noon-7:00 p.m. at the City of Dillon Wellness Center.

PHOTO GALLERY: Highway 301 North Mural Dedicated

The new mural located on Highway 301 North was dedicated last Friday at a brief ceremony.

Take Action: Type O Negative Blood Donors Needed For Emergencies

When every second counts, blood products can provide lifesaving care. The American Red Cross asks the public to give blood or platelets during Trauma Awareness Month in May to keep hospitals prepared for all transfusion needs, including emergencies. Type O negative blood donors are especially needed right now.

DCS To Hold First Annual Warrior Day On May 19th

Dillon Christian School is excited to invite all fans to our 1st Annual DCS Warrior Day, on May 19th, 2023 at 6:30 p.m. at the DCS Football stadium.

Chit, Chat, And Chew Is May 4th

Hey Dillon! Anderson Brothers Bank proudly presents Chit, Chat & Chew! Please join us Thursday, May 4th from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at Dillon’s new downtown business Premier Foot Care.