Category: Letters/Polls

We welcome letters from our readers. Send your comments and observations to: The Editor, The Dillon Herald, P.O. Drawer 1288, Dillon, SC 29536. Letters must be signed and must contain a complete address (street/p.o. box and town) and a telephone number for verification. We do not publish or consider anonymous letters or letters without a verifiable name, address, and telephone number nor do we publish letters with names withheld. We reserve the right to edit letters or to refuse to publish letters at our discretion. Letters endorsing political candidates will not be run before an election. Letters from groups or organizations must run as paid advertisements.

We the people…or are we?

To The Editor:
In this political season everyone is talking or giving their opinion on who should be the new sheriff of Dillon County.

Dillon County Veterans Unsung Hero

To The Editor:
Veterans in Dillon County must surely miss the service of Jerry Huggins since his retirement as Service Officer. They are very fortunate. However, to have an unsung hero who has stepped up as a volunteer who is constantly working to meet their various needs. Whatever the need is – food, housing, transportation, medical or various social services. Johnnie Daniels, as an unpaid volunteer, works tirelessly to ensure that help is provided.

Golf Course Lease

Do you agree with the city renewing the golf course lease?

Poll: Stimulus Checks

Do you agree or disagree with the government issuing a second stimulus check?


Do you think local officials are doing enough to encourage citizens to complete the census?

Poll Results: Mandating Mask Wear

Do you think that wearing masks in public places should be mandatory until COVID-19 cases decrease?

Support Our Farmers

To The Editor:
I always felt a little silly pushing for agriculture and trying to make my family and friends understand just what it takes to produce food in modern-day America. Farmers still get up early and still come home late; their families adapt, without grudges, to time without them.

Reader Finds “Bread Of Life” Column Uplifting

Dear Editor:

I am always pleased to read the weekly Bread of Life devotionals featuring local pastors in The Dillon Herald. In Dillon, we are blessed as a church community with many gifted ministers of the faith leading their congregations by preaching and teaching the Word of God.

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.”

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.