Emergency Services Director Gives Updates on New Equipment and Training

+22   Dillon County Emergency Services Director Daniel Moody gives updates on new EMS, Fire, and Emergency Services Center. EMS operates daily with four ambulances. Each ambulance is equipped with up to date life saving devices such as Stryker Power Cots, Stryker Cardiac Monitors/ Defibulators, and mechanical CPR assist system, known as the LUCAS device.…

Sheriff Hamilton Discusses Changes In Gun Laws (Constitutional Carry)

+82 In this edition of The Sheriff’s Spotlight The Dillon Herald sat down with Dillon County Sheriff Jamie Hamilton to discuss the Constitutional Carry and what the law consists of and how his department will adjust with the new open carry law. Sheriff Hamilton would like to see education and transparency from individuals who choose…

City of Dillon 4/8/2024 Council Meeting

+18 The City of Dillon held their monthly council meeting on Monday, April 8 at the City-County Complex. Mayor Tally McColl called the meeting to order, and led by The Pledge of Allegiance. Pastor Jeffery Pompey, Pastor at Living for Christ Ministries, Dillon, S.C. led the Invocation. The following council members were present: Councilman Timothy…

Donate Life Month

+18 “Did you know that April 5th is National Dandelion Day? Did you know that April 29th is National Zipper Day? Now, if you are like me, you don’t really care, but if it was National Coffee Day or National Donut Day, then you may get my attention. However, let me tell you what is…

CareSouth Carolina Announces Newest Provider in Dillon Office

+21 DILLON, S.C. — CareSouth Carolina is pleased to announce the newest addition to its healthcare team, Courtney Price, FNP-BC. Courtney will be joining the Dillon office, bringing with her a wealth of experience and a deep commitment to serving her hometown community. Courtney Price’s journey to becoming a Family Nurse Practitioner was driven by…

Candidate Filing Period Opens Saturday, March 16

The 2024 candidate filing period opens noon, Saturday, March 16, and closes noon, Monday, April 1. A

Free Medical Clinic Closing After 12 Years

In a heartwarming turn of events, Dillon County Free Medical Clinic, a trusted medical clinic that has served our community for the past 12 years, is set to close its doors. However, the reason behind the closure is not one of financial struggles or adversity; instead, it is a testament to the success of meeting the health needs of our community.

City Police Arrest Teen In School Threat Case

A 16-year-old has been arrested by the City of Dillon Police Department for  a threat made against the schools on Monday, according to Chief David Lane.

Local Student Attends South Carolina 4-H Pinckney Leadership Round-up

Za’Bajhia McCormick attended The South Carolina 4-H Pinckney Leadership Round-up in Florence.