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Ex-Dillon star Carter joins Francis Marion's baseball program  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. -– Francis Marion baseball coach Art Inabinet announced the addition of outfielder Jon-Mitchell Carter, a former Dillon High School star, to his ...



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

The best season in May River's young history came to an end at the hands of one of the best programs in the state. Quarterback Jay Lester ran for two scores ...



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 ...



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.



Holden, Kobleur earn CPL All-Star nods  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. – The Coastal Plain League recently announced its rosters for the 2019 All-Star Showdown that will be held July 8 in Savannah, Georgia, ...



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 ...



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?



Almost all of Dillon High's students signed out Monday after social media threat to school  WMBF

DILLON COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Almost all of Dillon High School's student body was not in class Monday following a Facebook post that made reference to ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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.



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.



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 ...



Dillon School District Four students ask 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 ...



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.



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 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 ...



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 ...



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 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.



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, ...



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.



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.



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 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 ...



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 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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



2 Dillon football players charged with theft  WMBF

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



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 ...



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 ...



Former Dillon star gets taste of Major League Baseball  SCNow

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



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.



Northwestern Trojans rack up Tri-County weekly awards + updated undefeated teams map  The Herald

Get the latest state rankings, Tri-County players of the week and see which South Carolina high school football teams are still undefeated in this Oct. 9, 2018 ...



Which five local high school football players are headed to the North-South game?  The Herald

Five locals are headed to the Touchstone Energy Cooperatives Bowl, formerly known as the North-South all-star game. Clover's Heze Massey, Lancaster's Jalen ...



D19 board holds emergency meeting  The Augusta Chronicle

The Barnwell District 19 School Board held an emergency meeting last week.While an exact reason for the June 1 emergency meeting was not disclosed, the ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



New Georgetown High football coach resigns | Sports  South Strand news

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



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 ...



Mourners pay final respects to Nick Dixon  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Spartanburg High student-athlete remembered for his zest to excel.



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.



Dillon dynasty marches on with another state championship  SCNow

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Dillon coach Jackie Hayes calls his team a dynasty and there would be few to argue that after Friday's Class 2A Division I state ...



Chapman turns back Dillon's bid for record fifth straight title  SCNow

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Dillon High School's quest to become the first SCHSL football team to win five consecutive state championships came up short in Saturday's ...



After Obama Spotlight, a Rural District Saw Progress, More Challenges  Education Week

In a small town the president promised to help 8 years ago, here's what changed, and what didn't.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



School threats lead to arrests throughout SC  The State

Even as Gov. Henry McMaster schedules a summit on school safety in the wake of the Florida shooting, the list of SC schools involved in incidents continues to ...



Latest state rankings, Tri-County players of the week, 1st 2018 undefeated teams map  The Herald

The latest South Carolina high school football state rankings from Sept. 25, 2018, including The Herald's map of the remaining undefeated teams in the state, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



27th Annual Marion Foxtrot | Featured  SCNow

MARION, S.C. – Hundreds of people gathered in downtown Marion Saturday for a full day of activities at the 27th Annual Marion Foxtrot Festival in downtown ...



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 ...



Hundreds gather downtown for 27th annual Marion FoxTrot Festival  SCNow

MARION, S.C. – Hundreds of people gathered in downtown Marion Saturday for a full day of activities at the 27th Annual Marion Foxtrot Festival.



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 ...



WATCH: The Florence Christmas Parade  WMBF

The Florence Christmas Parade was held on Saturday, December 16 at 11 a.m., and WMBF News once again proudly broadcasted the event online and on-air.



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.



A DAY IN THE LIFE: After father's injury, God's grace helped make a minister  The Tand D.com

Retiring pastor the Rev. Legrande Taylor and his wife Joyce said that the people of Mt. Beulah Pentecostal Holiness Church in Neeses became like family in the ...



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, ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



WBTW hosting blood drives as Red Cross issues emergency call for blood  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Meg Heath and Sue Miner joined News13 NOW at 9 a.m. on Monday to talk about two upcoming blood drives – one in Myrtle Beach and one in Florence. WBTW ...



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

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



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



Top 'Cats again: Dillon defeats Fairfield Central for third title in five years  SCNow

Freshman quarterback Avery McCall threw three touchdowns, Anthony Blue rushed for 202 yards and the Wildcats got a strong second-half defensive effort in ...



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 ...



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 ...



Jamie Callahan Stats, Fantasy & News  MLB.com

July 17, 2019, RHP Jamie Callahan assigned to San Jose Giants from Sacramento River Cats. June 17, 2019, Sacramento River Cats sent RHP Jamie Callahan ...



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.



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.



Wilson's Keith, Quillen receive top Region 7-4A honors  SCNow

Pee Dee football players honored in Region 7-4A. Offensive player of the year: QB Jacob Quillen, Wilson. Athlete of the year: WR/DB Zion Keith, Wilson.



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

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



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.



Laurens' Jones Is Baseball Gatorade P.O.T.Y.  WSPA.com

Gatorade Release. CHICAGO (May 24, 2016) - In its 31st year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, in collaboration with ...



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 ...



Lumberton man found guilty of killing police officer  wpde.com

Marques Brown will serve around 27 years in prison after a jury found him guilty of second degree murder in the 2012 death of Lumberton police officer ...



Man accused of killing Lumberton police officer won't face death penalty  wpde.com

Robeson County Senior Superior Court Judge Robert F. Floyd, Jr. ruled this week during a mental competency hearing that Marques Brown, who is charged ...



Scholarships the focus at 25th Stephens Gala  SCNow

FLORENCE – Five students from host James Stephens III's native Dillon County will be among the 12 students receiving scholarships at the James Stephens III ...



FDTC baseball has strength in arms  SCNow

FLORENCE, S.C. — A Florence-Darlington Technical College pitching staff riddled with injuries last year is now healthy — and also deep.



Kevin Steele, Defensive Coordinator: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know  Heavy.com

According to reports from ESPN's Chris Low, LSU defensive coordinator Kevin Steele was on his way to Auburn to take the same role behind Gus Malzahn.



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