Category: Sports

The best coverage of Dillon County, SC, sports in the local area featuring photo galleries from award-winning sports photographer Johnnie Daniels of The Dillon Herald and other stringers.

Robinson Gets Win At Lake View Motor Speedway

0 LAKE VIEW, SC (May 16) – Greenwood, SC’s Jeff Robinson dominated Saturday night’s Rick Hendrick City Chevrolet Coastal Region 20-lapper to claim his first career Sheetz Mid-East Modified Tour win at Lake View Motor Speedway. The 40th Anniversary season at Lake View began under unusual circumstances with no fans in attendance due to South…

Shellfish Harvesting Closes May 31

South Carolina’s 2019-2020 season for harvest of oysters, mussels, clams, and all other bivalves from State Shellfish Grounds and Public Shellfish Grounds will close on Sunday, May 31, 2020 at one-half hour after official sunset, according to South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) officials.

Dixie Youth Baseball Teams May Begin Practice As Early As June 1st

The #1 priority of Dixie Youth Baseball is to offer regular season play, which offers the greatest opportunity for all of our children to participate, instead of a select number voted to play in post-season tournaments.

Applications Being Accepted For Alligator Hunting Season

Since May 1, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) has been accepting online applications for the 2020 Public Alligator Hunting season.

All SCHSL Spring Sports Cancelled For Remainder Of School Year

In accordance with Governor McMaster’s announcement of in-person school closure for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year, all remaining SCHSL events for 2019-20 school year, to include all spring sports activities, are cancelled.

First Big Fish

CHARLOTTE COOK, 5-years-old, caught this largemouth bass on Tuesday, April 21 with a cane pole and a red worm. It was her first “big” fish. (Contributed Photo)

Turkey Harvested

Noah Moody harvested this turkey gobbler on Saturday, April 18. The turkey had a 10-inch beard. (Contributed Photo)

Public Landings In State Given Option To Re-open For Launching Of Boats

Gov. Henry McMaster’s Office has issued a revision to Executive Order 2020-16, Section 1(C) that reopens public boat landings and ramps in South Carolina for the purpose of launching or retrieving a boat beginning at 12 p.m. on Friday, April 17, 2020. Public boat landings across the state were previously ordered closed to help combat the spread of the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus).

School Spring Sports Suspended Through April 5th

Regarding middle and high school athletics, the South Carolina High School League is suspending all Spring sport activities from March 16, 2020 through April 5, 2020.

PHOTO GALLERY: Dillon Softball v. Cheraw, 3/13/2020

PHOTO GALLERY: Dillon Softball v. Cheraw, 3/13/2020