Hooks Receives Commander’s Coin

Spc. Wesley Hooks (left) of Lake View, S.C., 1-178th Field Artillery Battalion, South Carolina Army National Guard, receives a commander’s coin.

LRC Awards Facade Grant

Hepsy Parham, Facade Grant Committee Chairman of Latta Revitalization Commission, awarded a $1,000 check to Clara Jane Allen Braxton for the painting and facade upgrade of her building at the corner of West Main and Maulden Streets in Latta.

$5,000 PR Bond Set On Gurley

Bond has been set on Dillon’s Mayor Pro-Tem Randolph Gurley. Gurley has been charged with criminal domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature

Jury Deadlocks: No Verdict

The jury in the trial of Karan “Duke” Charles said they were hopelessly deadlocked on Thursday afternoon.

Jury Deliberating In Murder Trial

Early Thursday afternoon, the jury is still deliberating in the murder trial of Karan “Duke” Charles, who is charged in the July 2008 death of Edward Davis.

New Emergency Preparedness Manager Hired

Moses Heyward has been hired as the new Emergency Preparedness Manager for Dillon County.

I-95 Industrial Mega Site Certified

The I-95 Industrial Mega Site has ben certified as a South Carolina Certified site.
The site will be listed on the S.C. Department of Commerce website as a certified site.

Certification, Recount Underway

The Dillon County Election Commission met this (Thursday) morning to certify the run-off election from Tuesday.

Turnout Light In Precincts

Turnout appears to be very light in Dillon County for today’s run-offs.