Dillon County Newswire

Dillon County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Dillon County, SC.

Results 1 - 20 of 114 in Dillon County, SC

  1. SC Politicians To Fete Harbor Freight ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | FITSNews

    ... expansion, including job development tax credits and a $5 million rural infrastructure grant routed through Dillon County. Harbor Freight located in Dillon County in 2001 and has expanded its operations twice - in 2006 and 2014. Most of its ...

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  2. Man dies after riding bike around railroad crossing guardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | WSOCTV

    ... na. Highway Patrol Cpl. Sonny Collins told local media outlets the crash happened around 6:30 p.m. Saturday in Dillon County.

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  3. Bicyclist dead after being hit by train in Dillon County Saturday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 2 | WMBF

    DILLON COUNTY, SC A bicyclist is dead after being hit by a train in Dillon County, according to LcPl. Sonny Collins with South Carolina Highway Patrol.

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  4. Little Marietta puts on big show -Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 2 | The Robesonian

    ... Jazz Morticians sang a selection of songs while walking alongside their customized hearse. Firetrucks from Dillon County in nearby South Carolina, Fairmont and White House also took part in the procession with sirens and horns blaring. Mayor Justin ...

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  5. Deadly mosquito-borne horse disease discovered in Dillon CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | The Georgetown Times

    State veterinary officials are urging South Carolina horse owners to vaccinate their animals following the discovery of the first South Carolina case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis in 2017. The case was identified Friday, July 21, in a horse from Dillon County, said Boyd Parr, state veterinarian and director of Clemson University Livestock-Poultry Health.

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  6. One charged in weekend shooting death of 17-year-old in DillonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 26 | WMBF

    ... The victim, identified as 17-year-old Shaheem Lyons, of Dillon, later died at the hospital, according to Dillon County Coroner Donnie Grimsley, who ruled the teen's death as a homicide. According to the report, two witnesses on the scene told ...

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  7. New Industrial Speculative Building Coming to Dillon CountyRead the original story

    Monday Nov 27 | PRWeb

    ... has a 30-year history of investing in communities where America is growing and we wholeheartedly believe Dillon County has a bright future. We are thrilled to partner with Marlboro Development Team and Marlboro Electric Cooperative to bring this ...

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  8. 17-year-old killed in Dillon shooting Saturday afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 26 | WMBF

    Chief Lane tells WMBF News the shooting occurred on South 3rd Avenue in Dillon. The victim, identified as 17-year-old Shaheem Lyons, of Dillon, later died at the hospital, according to Dillon County Coroner Donnie Grimsley.

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  9. Highway Patrol troopers provide tips to holiday drivers at Welcome CentersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | WMBF

    When you're hitting the road for Thanksgiving, state law enforcement wants to make sure you drive safe. South Carolina Highway Patrol was at the Welcome Center in Dillon County just off I-95 and others across the state to hand out safety material and talk with motorists traveling for the holiday, especially those from out of state.

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  10. Injuries reported in crash involving semi-trailer, car in Dillon County, according to troopersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | WMBF

    DILLON COUNTY, SC An unknown number of injuries were reported following a crash involving a semi-trailer and a car in Dillon County, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Matt Southern.

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  11. Crews working gas leak in downtown CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | WMBF

    An unknown number of injuries were reported following a crash involving a semi-trailer and a car in Dillon County, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Matt Southern.

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  12. Groundbreaking held for upcoming hydroponics farm in Pee DeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | WMBF

    On Thursday morning, Dillon County held a groundbreaking ceremony for East Nile Farms' new facility along Heritage Road in Lake View. "We're definitely excited.

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  13. Harbor Freight Tools creating more than 500 jobs in Dillon County expansionRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    Harbor Freight Tools, Dillon County's largest employer, today announced a one million-square foot expansion of its East Coast distribution facility. This expansion is projected to create more than 500 new jobs, bringing the company's total investment in South Carolina to more than $200 million.

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  14. Harbor Freight to expand Dillon distribution site next to Charleston port agency's inland facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | Post and Courier

    ... open, on average, two new stores per week. The Dillon warehouse will serve more than 450 stores in 30 states. "Dillon County is extremely fortunate to enjoy a continued relationship with such a progressive company as Harbor Freight," Rodney Berry, ...

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  15. Harbor Freight Tools expands Dillon County operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | Charleston Business Journal

    Harbor Freight Tools , the launch customer for the state's second inland port, in Dillon County, is undergoing a 1 million-square-foot expansion of its East Coast distribution facility, company and state officials said in a news release. Headquartered in Calabasas, Calif., the national tool retailer now has more than 800 stores in the United States.

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  16. Company's expansion will create 500 jobs in South CarolinaRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2017 | My Mother Lode

    ... ols says it is expanding its East Coast distribution facility in Dillon. The Calabasas, California, company is Dillon County's largest employer. The tool retailer has more than 800 jobs around the country.

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  17. Harbor Freight Tools announces expansion in Dillon County; expected to bring 500 new jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | WMBF

    COLUMBIA, SC Harbor Freight Tools has announced a one million-square foot expansion that is expected to bring 500 new jobs to Dillon County, according to a press release. Harbor Freight currently employs 650 people at its Dillon facility in positions ranging from managers to warehouse stockers.

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  18. Death of one year old child under investigation in Dillon CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | WMBF

    DILLON COUNTY, SC The Dillon County Sheriff's Office and Dillon County Coroner's Office are investigating the death of a one year old child, according to a press release from Cliff Arnette with the Dillon County Sheriff's Office. Dillon County EMS and Dillon County Rescue were dispatched to a residence in the Mt.

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  19. China-Based KB Biotech Solutions to Bring 100 New Jobs to South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | BioSpace

    ... of Chinese-based Anhui Chem-bright Bioengineering Co. Ltd., is launching new manufacturing operations in Dillon County, according to a press release from Governor Henry McMaster's office. "Today's announcement is proof that good things come to those ...

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  20. China-Based KB Biotech Solutions to Bring 100 New Jobs to South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | BioSpace

    A venture of China-based Anhui Chem-Bright Bioengineering Co. Ltd. named KB Biotech Solutions, is opening a manufacturing facility in Dillon County, South Carolina.

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