Category: News

Who Is On The Dillon County Economic Development Public-Private Partnership Board?

Who is on the Dillon County Economic Development Public-Private Partnership Board? That’s a good question.

Topping Out Of McLeod ER Celebrated

The steel frame for the McLeod Dillon Emergency Department (ED) has reached the top. To celebrate this milestone, a Topping Out Celebration was held at McLeod Dillon on July 20, 2010. During the event, a steel beam signed by employees, Medical Staff members, Volunteers, and Community Advisory Board members was placed in the frame.

Little Rock Man Is Victim Of Assault And Battery

A man was found laying by his car in a yard on Blackwell Avenue in Little Rock on July 24th, according to a report by Sgt. Dewitt Coleman of the Dillon County Sheriff’s Office.

Mullins Woman Killed In Automobile Accident In Dillon County

A Mullins woman was killed in an automobile accident in Dillon County on Saturday.

Unemployment Rate In County Increases

Dillon County’s unemployment rate increased slightly during the month of June to 15 percent, a 0.1 percent increase from the previous month.

Dillon Mayor Elected To Municipal Association Board

Delegates at the Municipal Association of South Carolina’s 70th Annual Meeting elected board members to the Association’s board of directors.

Dillon County Native Pursuing Doctoral Degree In Education

Joel K. Crawford, a son of the late James F. and Ruth K. Crawford of Dillon, is a candidate for a Doctoral in Education Degree with an emphasis in Higher Education from Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, Arizona.

Truck Driver Shot In Dillon Early Wednesday Morning

A man was shot while in his tractor-trailer early Wednesday morning, according to a report by Cpl. Crystal G. Norris of the City of Dillon Police Department.

Judge Hosts Historic Courthouse Tour, Mock Trial For Visiting AAA Dixie Youth Teams

The Honorable James E. Lockemy of the South Carolina Appellate Court served as the Dillon Kiwanis host for the visiting 9- and 10-year old AAA Dixie Youth team of Lexington. (WITH SLIDE SHOW)

City Working On Maple Swamp Hike-Bike Nature Trail Project

As reported in a previous issue of The Dillon Herald, the City of Dillon is looking into establishing a Maple Swamp Hike-Bike Nature Trail in the area of the Dillon Sports Complex.