Category: News

Dillon Man Faces Additional Charges Of Criminal Sexual Conduct With Minors

Jonathan Dean Webster, age 41, of Dillon, faces additional charges of criminal sexual conduct, according to Detective Kim Brumble of the Dillon County Sheriff’s Office.

Sheriff’s Office Looking Into Home Invasion

The Dillon County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a home invasion that occurred on March 23rd on Bermuda Road in Lake View.

Autism And Disabilities Awareness Car Parade Planned

YANA Special Needs Support will be hosting an Autism Awareness & Other Disabilities CAR PARADE EVENT on Sunday, April 25, 2021 – 3:00 p.m., Outreach Family Fellowship (Parking Lot), 136 Pee Dee Church Road, Dillon.

All S.C. Citizens Age 16 And Older Can Receive COVID-19 Vaccine Beginning March 31st

Governor Henry McMaster and the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) announced that all South Carolinians aged 16 and older will be eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine beginning March 31, 2021 and can begin scheduling their appointments.

Dillon County Cracking Down On Litter And Illegal Dumping

BE WARNED! Dillon County is sending a clear message that it is cracking down on littering and illegal dumping throughout the county.

Congressman Stops By Local COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

CONGRESSMAN TOM RICE stopped by the CareSouth COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic in Latta on Wednesday to show support for the healthcare workers and those receiving the vaccine. (Contributed Photo)

Man Charged In Deadly Shooting

The Dillon County Sheriff’s Office has charged and arrested Kentell Maurice Kelly, age 30, of Lake View for the deadly shooting that occurred on Alton Court in the Fork Community of Dillon County on March 7, 2021.

Man Arrested In Kidnapping And Assault

A man has been arrested in the kidnapping and assault of a victim.

Operation Clean Sweep Nets 19 Arrests

On March 19, 2021, deputies with the Dillon County Sheriff’s Office, officers with Dillon Police Department, as well as agents with SLED did conduct special operations throughout the County of Dillon in which led to the arrest of 19 people, seizures of narcotics, as well as firearms.

Region Economy Recovering After Tough 2020

Counties in South Carolina’s northeastern corner reported over half a billion dollars in new investment with nearly a thousand new jobs created, despite a challenging year brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic and a temporary spike in unemployment.