Category: Opinion

Newsprint Tariff Will Hurt Newspapers

Local newspapers are the backbone of their communities and the tie that bonds the citizens of these communities together.

Memorial Day Ceremony

To The Editor:
So wonderful to see so many from Dillon turn out on a stormy day to attend the Memorial Day ceremonies at Veterans Square in Dillon.

Kudos To The SCDMV

To The Editor:
Kudos to the SC DMV. Monday afternoon I discovered the license plate on my SUV was gone.

Importance Of DHS JROTC

Dear Editor:
As the school year draws to an end, I’d like to take this time to bring attention to one of the programs offered at Dillon High School. The JROTC program. I have heard of this program but didn’t realize the impact it can have on the students. I have two involved this year; one for both semesters and the other for the last semester.

Bishop Enjoys Goings’ Columns

+1 To The Editor: My name is Bishop Luckie Bepete from Capetown South Africa. I am visiting Dillon and I came here for an International Leadership Conference hosted by Outreach Family Fellowship where Bishop Michael & Dr. Louise Goings are the senior pastors. I am an avid reader of The Dillon Herald online with Michael…

Newsprint Tariff Will Be Detrimental To Newspapers

There are two things you need to know about newspapers.
Newspapers are important to community life and democracy. Always have been.

Saint Patrick’s Day Celebration Was Fun For All

0 To The Editor: Coleen and I had a fun time at the Saint Patrick’s Day celebration on Saint Patrick’s Day. The music and games for the children along with the many specialty tables and the Irish green decorations made it a wonderful celebration event for our downtown. It was great to see so many…

Election Time

Election time is just around the corner.

Kids Who Are Bullied In School

To the Editor:
I would like to express my opinion on kids being bullied in our schools today. Several of these kids commit suicide or take their hatred out on others such as school shootings.

When Local Businesses Thrive, So Does The Community

If you’ve got shopping to do, the national “big-box” and ecommerce retailers can seem like an appealing option. They’re often located close to the Interstate.