Area News Briefs

A round-up of local/area news briefs.

Court-Appointed Investigator Is In Dillon County

The investigator appointed by Judge Paul Burch at County Councilman Macio Williamson’s court hearing to look into Dillon County is here and is at work.

Tuesday’s Issue Of The Dillon Herald

Be sure to pick up your copy of Tuesday’s issue of The Dillon Herald.

Marianne Borders Serving As Area readySC™ Project Coordinator

The SC Technical College System’s readySC™ program has promoted Marianne Borders to Area Project Manager working as the System’s primary economic development contact for York, Chester, Lancaster, Chesterfield, Marlboro and Dillon counties.

HJGT Becoming Mainstay in South Carolina

With 12 tournaments in South Carolina for the 2011 season, the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) is fully committed to becoming a fixture in the Palmetto State for years to come.

Man Dies After Being Struck By Vehicle

A man who was walking on Lester Road on Sunday night was struck by a vehicle and died, according to Coroner Donnie Grimsley.

Don’t Miss Thursday’s Issue Of The Dillon Herald

Don’t miss Thursday’s issue of The Dillon Herald. Do you know how much the county has been billed for County Councilman Macio Williamson’s attorney in the recent court case? We do…and you can find out in Thursday’s issue of The Dillon Herald.

Groundhogs Predict Early Spring

Groundhogs Punxsutawney Phil and General Beau Lee concur.

Herald Showing Support For National Guard Members

Herald Office Systems Secretary-Treasurer Thomas Jordan signed a statement of support last week stating that the jobs of employees who are members of the S.C. National Guard will not be affected because of their guard service.