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May River’s dream season comes to an end at hands of defending state champion Dillon  The Island Packet

May River's Brandon Morales and the Sharks had their season end against Dillon on Friday, Nov. 23, 2018. Mary Beth Lyons Special for The Island Packet.



Dillon football eyes another return to state final  SCNow

DILLON, S.C. – Some would consider Friday's game a rite of passage for anyone who plays football at Dillon High School.



He’s one of SC’s best football players. Somehow he’s ‘a secret all over the state’  The State

Shamar McCollum is ranked by Rivals as the second-best high school football player in the state of South Carolina. But have you heard of the Dillon product?



Dillon hosting 14th Battle of the Bands  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) - Cedric Page, the president of the Dillon High School Band Booster Club, joined News13 NOW at 9 a.m. on Friday to preview the ...



Miscues doom Dillon in 34-28 loss to Chester in 3A title game  SCNow

COLUMBIA – As coach Jackie Hayes put it, Dillon High School made just about every mistake it could Friday in the Class 3A state championship game against ...



Possible threat to SC school has parents rushing to get their kids  The Herald

The Dillon County Sheriff's Office is investigating a threat to Dillon High School, according to Dillon School District Four Superintendent Ray Rogers says.



Dillon High School put on lockdown after gun found in student's bag  wpde.com

Dillon, S.C. (WPDE) — A Dillon High School administrator found a gun in a student's bag at Dillon High School Wednesday afternoon, according to Dillon ...



SC State Signs 12 New Prospects To 2019 Football Recruiting Class  Live 5 News WCSC

ORANGEBURG, SC –South Carolina State, Wednesday, announced the signing of twelve (12) football prospects to national letters of intent (NLI), head coach ...



Police investigating who called in threat to Dillon High School  wpde.com

Someone called Dillon High School Wednesday morning and said to get all of the students out of the building, according to Dillon School District Four ...



Dillon vs. Chester Class 3A state football championship  SCNow

Dillon played Chester for this year's SCHSL Class 3A state football championship at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia. The Wildcats lost 34-28.



3-star SC defensive end Shamar McCollum commits to Wake Forest  247Sports

Dillon High School (Dillon, S.C.) defensive end Shamar McCollum announced his verbal commitment to Wake Forest Wednesday morning on Twitter.



Some high school football championships rescheduled due to weather concerns  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

The South Carolina High School League (SCHSL) has rescheduled the football championships that were planned for Saturday, Dec. 8.



S.C. STATE FOOTBALL: Bulldogs sign 12 on national signing day  The Tand D.com

Heading into his 18th season at the helm of the South Carolina State football program, Head Coach Buddy Pough knew his young team needed just a few holes ...



Marlboro County Schools announce superintendent finalists  wpde.com

The Marlboro County Board of Education has announced the finalists for the school district's superintendent position. The decision was made Monday, ...



What’s happened in the rural school district Obama fought to save  PBS NewsHour

Here's what changed and what didn't in a small town that Barack Obama promised to help nine years ago.



Dillon School District 4 buys properties, looks to fill teacher vacancies  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Dillon School District Four bought properties for newly hired teachers to live in as an incentive to work for the district.



Dillon student upset they weren't allowed to walk out as part of school safety movement  wpde.com

A student at Dillon High School said she was very frustrated by not being allowed to walk out or take part in the national movement to honor the 17 people killed ...



Dillon School District Four students asks for more school safety, prayer  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Dillon School District Four students staff and administration say they feel the effects of the Parkland, Florida shooting last week where 17 people were shot and ...



Emergency officials called to Dillon County schools after 'prank'  wpde.com

Students at Dillon High School asked us to look into a situation at the school Tuesday afternoon, saying there were several police officers, deputies and ...



Dillon High School hosts 13th annual 'Battle of the Bands'  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

DILLON, SC (WBTW) - Dozens of music lovers in the Pee Dee came out for the 13th annual Dillon 'Battle of the Bands' Saturday.



Dillon wins fifth state football title in six years  SCNow

COLUMBIA, S.C. – A hashtag can be gold. The Dillon Wildcats, who ventured into this season with #bringitback, struck it rich today by winning the program's fifth ...



Powerhouse Dillon ends Gilbert’s magical season  The State

The winningest season in Gilbert's history came to an end Friday night. Appalachian State commit Zareon Hayes ran for three TDs, and Dillon used a suffocating ...



Dillon High School Football Practice | Gallery  SCNow

The Dillon High School football team held their first practice of the 2017 season on Friday, July 28 at 9 a.m. The Wildcats face off against Lumberton in their first.



Ahmari Huggins Visits Virginia Tech Again  TechSideline.com

Ahmari Huggins Wide Receiver, Class of 2021. Dillon High School, Dillon, SC 5-11, 155. Because he's in the class of 2021, Dillon (SC) wide receiver Ahmari ...



Dillon vs. Chapman Class 3A Football State Championship  SCNow

Dillon High School and Chapman High School faced off at Williams-Brice Stadium for the SCHSL Class 3A football state championship game on Saturday, Dec.



Big band competition to draw thousands to Dillon  wpde.com

A marching band competition is expected to draw about 4000 people to Dillon this Saturday at Memorial Stadium, according to officials with Dillon Band Booster ...



Dillon offensive coordinator named Georgetown High football coach  South Strand news

Kelvin Roller is the new head football coach at Georgetown High School. Roller was the offensive coordinator for the Dillon High School football team, which has ...



Music Woman: Recently retired Christine Fisher's life hits the high notes and the challenging ones  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- The Florence City Council recently honored former Southside Middle School music teacher Christine Fisher upon her retirement from the ...



Dillon does it again: Win over Brookland-Cayce will take Wildcats to state finals  The State

Dillon is back in familiar territory. The Wildcats advance to next week's Class 3A state championship after a 42-7 victory against Brookland-Cayce on Friday night ...



Red Devils headed to Lower State  The Augusta Chronicle

On Friday night, the 2018 Wade Hampton Red Devils varsity football squad will put 11 young men on the gridiron to battle for the Lower State Championship--a ...



Lowcountry trio lands on Shrine Bowl roster  Live 5 News WCSC

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Three area football players will represent the state in the annual Shrine Bowl later this year. Hanahan's Cooper Dawson, Fort ...



Recovering from injury, Dillon's Callahan aims for return trip to majors  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – While most were likely indulging in their third (or fourth) helpings of turkey and dressing, Jamie Callahan had another reason to be thankful ...



Parents want increased security after weapon found at Dillon High School  wpde.com

DILLON, SC (WPDE) — Investigators said a gun was found in a student's bag at Dillon High School Wednesday. Yesterday, they said there was a bomb threat ...



Dillon High percussion instructor Kenneth Smith selected for Panthers' drumline  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Dillon High School percussion instructor Kenneth Smith Jr. recently was selected for the Carolina Panthers PurrCussion drumline.



Ground broken in Dillon for Harbor Freight expansion  SCNow

DILLON, S.C. — Harbor Freight Tools held a groundbreaking Wednesday for an expansion to its distribution center in Dillon on Wednesday, which will create ...



Hurricane Florence: Emergency shelters near me  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Some shelters have closed while others have opened in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence.



Early Signing Period Begins for Area Football Stars  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Myrtle Beach, SC (WBTW) - The early signing period for high school football players began today and a handful of our area players took advantage. Here is the ...



Former Dillon High student pleads guilty to carrying gun  WMBF

Former Dillon High student Miracle Harley appeared in court Wednesday, entering a plea after being accused of carrying a gun to school and threatening a rival ...



High school roundup: Reinke qualifies for state golf tournament with sizzling effort  The Herald

The Herald's high school roundup from Oct. 18, 2018, including a state golf-qualifying performance from Northwestern's Kayleigh Reinke, and region cross ...



Teen girl throws urine on 2 students at Dillon High School, deputies say  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

DILLON, SC (WBTW) - Dillon County deputies arrested a teenage girl for assaulting students with bodily fluid at Dillon High School.



Dillon vs. Mullins Football | Gallery  SCNow

Dillon High School hosted its first home varsity football game of the season against Mullins High School at Dillon Memorial Stadium on Friday, Aug. 25, 2017.



Orangeburg deputies arrest man they say threatened to 'shoot up' local high school  Charleston Post Courier

Orangeburg deputies arrested a man they say threatened to carry out a shooting at a local high school.



Dillon vs. Strom Thurmond Football Playoff | Gallery  SCNow

The Dillon High School Wildcats hosted the Strom Thurmond High School Rebels in the first round of the Class AAA playoffs on Friday, Nov. 3 at Dillon Memorial ...



Students across SC charged with making threats following Fla. school shooting  The Island Packet

There have been at least nine threats against South Carolina schools in the wake of last week's deadly mass shooting in Parkland, Florida.



Former Dillon star gets taste of Major League Baseball  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. — Reaching the Major Leagues is every baseball player's dream.



S.C. STATE FOOTBALL: Bulldogs relieved to keep win streak alive  The Times and Democrat

While on a 4-game win streak, it's OK to know you won one game that you probably should have lost.



McCollum, Williams ink with D-I programs  SCNow

FLORENCE – A pair of area football players also took advantage of the early signing period by inking with Southeastern Division I colleges on Wednesday.



New Georgetown High football coach resigns | Sports  South Strand news

Kelvin Roller has decided to not coach the Georgetown High School football team.



Some SC lawmakers work other government gigs  The Nerve

At least eight South Carolina lawmakers received paychecks in 2017, either as employees or contractors, from state or local government agencies, raising ...



Mourners pay final respects to Nick Dixon  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Travelers Rest Baptist Church was a sea of blue and gold on Saturday. Mourners packed the sanctuary and spilled into overflow seating in the church's ...



BE's Gilbert named Gatorade SC Player of the Year  Live 5 News

DANIEL ISLAND, SC - In its 33rd year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, today announced Geoffrey Gilbert of Bishop ...



Dillon Christian repeats as SCISA Class A football champion  SCNow

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Dillon Christian is a repeat SCISA Class A football champion, and coach Christian Wolfe was more than happy to get doused by the water ...



Nehemiah Squire is one of 2022's most remarkable young running backs  Youth1

One of the most well represented positions in the class of 2022 is the Running Back position. This class is full of impressive young backs, who are oozing with ...



Dillon vs. Hanahan Football | Gallery  SCNow

Dillon High School hosted the football game against Hanahan High School on Friday, Nov. 18, 2016. The Dillon Wildcats won, 62-7.



Dillon pushes Mallard Creek to the limit  SCNow

DILLON, S.C. — Jackie Hayes isn't much for moral victories, but the Dillon High School football coach didn't sound too disappointed following his team's loss to ...



2 Dillon football players charged with theft  WMBF

Two Dillon High football champs are facing charges for allegedly stealing from a rival basketball team.



School threats lead to arrests throughout SC  The State

Law enforcement officers from around South Carolina continue to field calls about threats to schools two weeks after the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman ...



Bulldogs prepare to rule 2018 football season | Sports  South Strand news

It's been a tumultuous offseason for the Georgetown Bulldogs. After reaching the second round of the AAA state tournament last season, head coach Ken Cribb ...



One officer killed, seven others wounded in Vintage Place shooting  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. — An officer described by his chief as "the bravest police officer I have ever known" was shot and killed Wednesday afternoon in a west ...



Casey Manning, trailblazer, inducted into the South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame  ColaDaily.com

Despite a leaning to attend school out of state, Casey Manning opted to become a trailblazer in his home state of South Carolina. Following 50 years of ...



Rusty Wright, UTC pleased with quickly formed 2019 signing class  Chattanooga Times Free Press

The initial recruiting class in the Rusty Wright era is complete — for now.



High School Softball: Hanahan in Lower State title game; Wando, Berkeley survive  Charleston Post Courier

Hanahan High School has outscored opponents by over 30 runs in five postseason games, and is within one victory of playing for its first state softball title since ...



Dillon standout joins Lake Marion's Alex Brown in signing with S.C. State  The Tand D.com

Filling needs on a co-Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference championship team that graduated 16 seniors was a primary goal entering the recruiting season for South ...



Police investigate Midlands school threat made via Snapchat  The State

Camden police have deemed a threat of school violence at Camden High School not credible but continue to investigate the matter. According to Camden High ...



Berkeley County's Cane Bay schools the latest target of threats reported across South Carolina  Charleston Post Courier

Three Berkeley County schools were placed on lockdown around noon Tuesday after Cane Bay High received threatening calls, making it the latest South ...



Lake Marion vs. Dillon Lower State title game Nov. 27, 2015  The Tand D.com

Dillon High School defeated Lake Marion High School 42-6 in the Lower State Class AA Division 1 semifinal championship game on Friday, Nov. 27, 2015.



Governor McMaster's Forum Brings Ideas For Student Safety In SC Schools  ABC NEWS 4

Mental health diagnosis and technology upgrades were just two ideas talked about at a school security summit held by Governor Henry McMaster. It was titled ...



Hayes, Ivey and Pate selected for SC Football Coaches Hall  SCNow

Dillon football coach Jackie Hayes, former Marion and Lake City coach Bobby Ivey and ex-Timmonsville and Lake View coach Bill Pate will be part of a ...



Lake View wins Class A state football championship  SCNow

COLUMBIA, S.C. — In the mid-December chill Friday night, Lake View running back Tyshawn McDaniel was oblivious to it.



Golf tickets, overseas trips and taxpayer paychecks: It pays to be a SC lawmaker  The Herald

S.C. General Assembly members and their family made more than $8 million from public sources and $1 million from special interests that lobby the State House ...



St. James Intermediate latest school to investigate threats in days following Florida shooting  WMBF

An Horry County school is the latest to investigate threats made against the facility and its students in the days following the deadly school shooting at Marjory ...



South Carolina Football: WR Kwinton Smith Will Reportedly Transfer  Bleacher Report

South Carolina Gamecocks receiver Kwinton Smith, who was set to begin his redshirt sophomore season in 2014, will reportedly transfer from the program...



Gov. McMaster wants police officers in every SC school. One big obstacle — money  Myrtle Beach Online

S.C. Gov. Henry McMaster asked for $5 million in the state budget to put police officers in schools. Putting one in every school would cost far more.



Future Lady Bantams honored  Union Daily Times

UNION COUNTY — Five future Bantam softball players made an impact at the North-South All-Star Softball Games on Friday, June 13. One junior and four USC ...



Bamberg-Ehrhardt's A.J. Williams signs with Wake Forest football  The Tand D.com

BAMBERG – The Bamberg-Ehrhardt Red Raiders played in the 2017 SCHSL Class 2A state championship and made it within 2 wins of playing for the 2018 title.



2016 Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas rosters - Sports  Spartanburg Herald Journal

South Carolina team. No, Last Name, First Name, School, City, State 1, Bent, Cameron, Bluffton High School, Bluffton, SC 2, Bowen, Davonne, Woodmont High ...



Football players Wilmore and Hawkins leave York  The Herald

Prominent York Cougars football players Wally Wilmore and Brayden Hawkins have transferred a week before the high school football season starts, and two ...



Jackie Hayes' Saga: Still Going  FITSNews

We often refer to South Carolina's eighty-plus school districts as “fiefdoms,” and in Dillon County, S.C. the term applies quite literally. Dillon – as this story on The ...



Ray Allen highlights 7 SC Athletic Hall of Fame inductees  Index-Journal

Two-time NBA champion and 10-time all-star Ray Allen is among seven people with ties to South Carolina who will be inducted into the South Carolina Athletic ...



Hugo left Florence, Pee Dee ‘torn up’  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. — It has been 25 years since a scoundrel by the name of Hugo made an unforgettable, devastating visit to the Pee Dee, but the name still ...



CCHS Marching Saints earn Best Drum Major Award in competition  The Tand D.com

More than 30 high school bands from around the region competed in the Garden City Classic competition at Orangeburg-Wilkinson High School on Saturday, ...



Dillon boys suffer cold night in the city  SCNow

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Some nights, you just can't buy a basket. The Dillon Wildcats shot just 28.2 percent from the field in a 65-57 loss to Southside in the Class.



Top 11 ranked Wake Forest recruits of the Dave Clawson Era  247Sports

The Demon Deacons are on quite a run on the recruiting trail, snagging five commitments in an eight-day period in late June, highlighted by a pair of four-star ...



Dillon claims top spot in Morning News preseason football poll  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Dillon and Hartsville ended last season at the top of their respective classes and will begin this year at the top of the Morning News ...



Fed Chief's Boyhood Home Is Sold After Foreclosure  Wall Street Journal

Banker Travis Jackson owns a piece of economic history: he bought Fed Chairman Bernanke's childhood home at a foreclosure sale.



Power Five commitment recap: July 7-13  247Sports

The early signing period for college football is still more than seven months away, but the 2019 recruiting cycle is already in full swing as plenty of talented ...



Jamie Callahan Stats, Fantasy & News  MLB.com

January 24, 2019, San Francisco Giants signed free agent RHP Jamie Callahan to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training. January 24, 2019 ...



2016 Morning News All-Pee Football Team: Offense | Sports  SCNow

Meet the 2016 All-Pee Dee Football Team on Offense.



FDTC softball a huge hit this season  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – Florence-Darlington Technical College softball coach Heber Watson has witnessed something more than the rejuvenation of pitcher Marissa ...



National Signing Day Roundup: Schools pluck plenty of talent from Pee Dee  SCNow

DILLON, S.C. -- Quarterback Avery McCall was not the only one to leave a lasting legacy at Dillon High School.



Lake City High School Panthers readying for big season  SCNow

LAKE CITY, S.C. - The Lake City High School Panthers opened preseason football practice July 29, opting to practice in the mornings to take advantage of ...



Mullins football standout signs with Newberry College  SCNow

MULLINS, S.C. – Mullins Auctioneers senior football player Tyquawn Horne signed a national letter of intent to play at Newberry College two weeks ago.



Pee Dee players picked for all-star baseball games  SCNow

Eight Pee Dee players were selected to play the South Carolina Baseball Coaches Association all-star games, which released its rosters Thursday.



Triumphant returns, close calls and repeats | Sports  Berkeley Independent

The final days of 2016 are melting away and today is a perfect time to look back at the year and review some of the moments that made it one.



Carolina Stampede AAU basketball organizes in Marion  SCNow

MARION, S.C. – The Carolina Stampede Youth Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) basketball team hosted it s first Spring Hoop It Up event at Marion High School to ...



2016 Mayhem Indoor Battle of the Bands  WFMYNews2.com

Sixteen high school marching bands will compete in the 2016 NC Show Style Marching Band Competition this Saturday, October 22, 2016.



Locals win in USC’s most competitive scholar field  Greenville News

Laymon, Wells and Bridwell among incoming freshmen benefiting from program.



Trooper from Florence honored for saving child  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – In November, Lance Cpl. Kenneth Small of the South Carolina Highway Patrol performed cardiopulmonary resuscitation on a 5-year-old girl ...



Fifteen players selected to all-state baseball teams  SCNow

Latta's JK Love was named Class A Player of the Year and 14 area players were named to the South Carolina Baseball Coaches all-state teams released ...



Real or Fake? 20 memorable high schools from movies and television  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - From Hickory in Hoosiers, to T.C. Williams High in Remember the Titans, a look at 20 memorable high schools in television and movies.



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