Category: News

U.S. Attorney Launches Campaign To Thank Law Enforcement Officers

With the national Law Enforcement Appreciation Day on Saturday, U.S. Attorney Peter McCoy announced the launch of his office’s “Thank a Law Enforcement Officer” campaign. The campaign encourages the public to send thank you notes to the law enforcement offices in their area.

Clay Young Hired As Dillon County Administrator In 4-3 Vote

The Dillon County Council hired Clay Young as the Dillon County Administrator in a 4-3 vote on Monday, January 4, in a called meeting at the Dillon County Judicial Center.

2020 Weather And Climate Summary Available

2020 was an unforgettable year in the weather for South and North Carolina. We were affected by parts of 10 tropical systems including a direct strike by Hurricane Isaias, we experienced record warmth, and dealt with exceptionally heavy rainfall.

American Red Cross Assisting Multiple Families In Dillon County After Home Fire

American Red Cross disaster-trained volunteers are assisting several families whose home, located on Lock Road, was damaged by a fire today.

VIDEO: Dillon County Sheriff’s Oath Of Office Ceremony

New Dillon County Sheriff Douglas Pernell took the oath of office on Sunday in the courtroom of the historic Dillon County Courthouse in a special session of court with Chief Justice of the S.C. Court of Appeals James E. Lockemy presiding.

AGENDA: Four Council Members To Be Sworn In At Called County Council Meeting

The agenda for the Dillon County Council called meeting on Monday, January 4th.

Help For Veterans And Harbor Freight Partner To Provide Holiday Food Boxes

Harbor Freight Tools partnered with Help For Veterans, Inc., to provide holiday food boxes for less fortunate veterans.

Pernell To Be Sworn In As Sheriff On January 3rd

The Oath of Office ceremony for Douglas Pernell, who will be sworn in as Dillon County Sheriff, will be held on Sunday, January 3, at 3:00 p.m. at the historic Dillon County Courthouse.

Happy New Year, 2021!

The staff of The Dillon Herald, The Dillon County Shopper, and wishes you a safe, happy, healthy, and prosperous new year. Thank you for your support of our publications. Happy 2021!

2020: The Year In Review

2020 has been a year like no other. Here are some of the headlines that made news in the year 2020: