Category: Opinion

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

Reading, Writing, And Financial Literacy

Where did you learn about personal finance? Did a patient parent explain the difference between spending for what you need versus what you want?

COVID-19 Rollout

How do you think the COVID-19 rollout is going in South Carolina as compared to other states?

Remembering Harllee’s Bridge

+2 To The Editor: Going up Highway 9 from Dillon, S.C. is a crossroad we call Little Rock. Hang a right and in about one mile you come to a wide spot in the Little Pee Dee river called Harllee’s Bridge. In the 1940s and ‘50s, that was THE swimming hole for the folks in…

Have We Not Learned?

To The Editor:
I have learned, two NFL teams (Packers and Bills) chose not to come out for the National Anthem being played during this past weekend games and in turn disrespected our American Flag as well.

4-H Is Alive And Well In Dillon County

Many of you may remember a few months back when we announced that Dillon County had a new 4-H agent, Elizabeth Snipes.

Staying Informed

Staying informed about your local government and the issues that affect your is important.

A New Day

It’s a new day in Dillon County…a new year, a new Sheriff, and a new chance to get things right.

Electromagnetic Hypersensitivity

Dear Editor:
Thank you for the opportunity to share with our citizens, especially parents, educators, and elected officials, what I believe is often overlooked as invisible harm to our health.

A Year Of Unforeseen Challenges

This year has been full of unforeseen challenges. The pandemic has forced us to adjust many aspects of our daily lives as we adapt to a new normal.

Take COVID-19 Seriously

How many people are too many? How many people need to get sick? How many people need to die? How many people in our county need to suffer before everyone starts taking COVID-19 seriously?