UPDATE: Robeson County Murder Suspect Captured

(CAPTURED) The Robeson County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a Rowland man wanted for first degree murder.

American Red Cross Assisting Family In Dillon County After Home Fire

American Red Cross disaster-trained volunteers are assisting a family whose home, located on Airport Road in Dillon was damaged by a fire.

Body Found On Highway 301 North Identified

A body found on Highway 301 North has been identified. The matter remains under investigation.

Health Department Offering Free Drive-up COVID Testing And COVID Vaccinations

The Dillon County Health Department (DHEC) does free drive-up COVID testing from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, at 201 W. Hampton St., Dillon.

Ervin Stanley Pleads Guilty To Voluntary Manslaughter

Attorney General Alan Wilson announced that Ervin Stanley, 56, of Dillon, S.C., pleaded guilty July 20, on the second day of his trial, to voluntary manslaughter in the death of Jamel Smith. Judge Paul Burch sentenced Stanley to 15 years in prison.

Latta Lottery Player Wins $200,000

A Latta lottery player summed up what it’s like to win the lottery.

Coroner Identifies Deceased In Wrecks

Dillon County Coroner Donnie Grimsley recently released the names of several people who died as a result of injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident.

Law Enforcement/Courts News Briefs

0 SHOOTING Timothy Ronshawn Woods, age 29, of Dillon, is charged with two counts of assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature and malicious injury to property after an incident on Nicole Street which occurred on June 25, according to the Dillon County Sheriff’s Office. According to the warrant, the shooting allegedly occurred…

Several Appear At Court For Various Hearings

Fourth Circuit Judge Paul Burch presided over a term of General Sessions Court in Dillon last week where nearly 100 people appeared for various hearings, mostly guilty pleas.