Category: Opinion

Editorials and opinions from the editor of The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, guest columns, and letters to the editor

Social Distancing

Are you practicing social distancing?

Virtual Equity Needed

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic has brought to light an inequity that has been known about for a long time but a sense of urgency to correct it did not exist until now.

No To Sunday Alcohol Sales

Dear Editor,
On February 20th, 2020, you published an article in reference to the City Manager of Dillon wanting to sell alcohol on Sunday. I would personally say no to selling of alcohol on any day, but especially Sunday, aka “THE LORD’S DAY.”

Managing Our Fears And Anxieties In The Age Of COVID-19

The COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak is impacting every aspect of our lives.


Are you making preparations to deal with the coronavirus?

Protect Yourself

With fears of the coronavirus and other illnesses running rampant this time of year such as the flu, many citizens are becoming increasingly concerned on how to protect themselves from illness.

Presidential Preference Primary Pick

Who do you think will win the Presidential Primary in South Carolina?

I Believe In What Dillon Can Be

Dear Editor,
As I reflect over this year, and I reflect over the past year of my community, it honestly makes me sad. It makes me sad how much division I have seen It makes me sad how things have caused us to question our love for our neighbor. But through the sadness, I still believe in what Dillon, can be.


As of October 15, 2019, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has confirmed 33 deaths among 1,479 lung injuries.

Protecting Special Places: What Is Your Legacy?

Nothing brings families in the Pee Dee together like the changing of seasons and the holidays.