Category: Opinion

Protect Our Coast

To The Editor:
The people of the Pee Dee have long enjoyed the coastal areas of South Caroline.

God Wins!

I believe the 2020 Presidential election will be a bigger landslide for President Trump than was even President Reagan’s defeat of Walter Mondale.

Protect Your Tax Refund

That time of year has come: Tax season. While you may have just started preparing your tax returns, identity thieves have been gearing up for months now in hopes that they’ll be able to steal your refund before you even get a chance to file.

Hall Of Fame

0 Letter to the Editor: I want to take this opportunity to thank the Latta School District, Dr. John Kirby, Superintendent; Mr. William Kyle Berry, Board Chairman; Latta School Board members, Mr. George Liebenrood, Assistant Superintendent; and the Latta School District Athletic Hall of Fame committee for the creation of the Latta School District Athletic…

Dear Mom And Dad: Cool It

If you are the mother or father of a high school athlete here in South Carolina, this message is primarily for you.

Resolutions For Public Officials

We can all afford to better ourselves in some way, and this time each year many us resolve to do so – whether it’s adopting a healthier lifestyle, working a little harder toward a goal, or learning a new skill.

JROTC Is A Life Experience

Dear Editor:
Anyone who knows me, knows I am a huge fan of JROTC. I can’t say enough about this program and the impact it’s having on our youth, three of which are mine.

County Employee Comes To The Rescue

0 To The Editor: On Election Day, Nov. 6, 2018, the Fork Voting Precinct was found with inadequate lighting. After many phone calls and reaching out for help to several different county individuals, Mr. Tony Caulder, came to the rescue! Tony is a county employee with the maintenance department. He took time out of his…

Saluting The Role Of Women Veterans

For more than 200 years, countless brave men and women have defended, fought and sacrificed for this nation–helping to create and protect American democracy and the country and freedoms we all love so dearly.

Community Journalism Matters Because Communities Matter

“Everything in this newspaper is important to someone.”
It’s become something of a mantra for me, in recent years.
Weekly community newspapers are eclectic, to say the least.