Category: Opinion

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

POLL: Do you think Main Street in Dillon should be changed from four lanes to three lanes?

Do you think Main Street in Dillon should be changed from four lanes to three lanes?

Veteran Gets Wheelchair Ramp

To The Editor:
Recently, Dillon County Help for Veterans learned of a local veteran who was in a Veterans hospital recovering from a leg amputation as well as some other health issues.

Local Man Happy About Broadband Efforts

I attended the Dillon County Council meeting tonight and came away with the belief that this was one of the best days in the history of Dillon County.

Making Mental Health Parity A Priority

When someone gets the flu, or sprains an ankle, there’s no question about whether care is needed.

Inflation Must Be Taken Seriously

Having left inflation unchecked for so long, the challenge now for the White House and the Federal Reserve Board is keeping soaring prices from overwhelming family budgets without triggering a recession. It’s a delicate balance. Are they up to the challenge?

Our Fire Heroes

I want to publicly thank all the firemen from Station 2-Latta, Station 9-Oak Grove and Station 1-Dillon County for coming to our home one very terrifying afternoon.

POLL: Do you think another shutdown is necessary to prevent the rapid spread of COVID-19?

POLL: Do you think another shutdown is necessary to prevent the rapid spread of COVID-19?

POLL RESULTS: In light of the rapid spread of the omicron variant, do you think enough is being done to encourage people to get COVID-19 vaccines and booster shots?

In light of the rapid spread of the omicron variant, do you think enough is being done to encourage people to get COVID-19 vaccines and booster shots?

Opinion: Celebrating Local Leaders

This year’s theme “Celebrating Local Leaders,” reminds us to celebrate the unique role school boards play in championing and advocating for quality education and the ownership they take for governing their local public schools.

Four Leadership Goals For The New Year

We all have room to improve, and there’s something about a new, blank calendar that motivates us to do so. That’s why many of us recently made resolutions to better ourselves in some way — perhaps to exercise more or kick a bad habit.