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 We do not publish or consider anonymous letters or letters without a verifiable name, address, and telephone number nor do we publish letters with names withheld.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.

Poll Results: Mandating Mask Wear

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

COVID-19 Brings Sunshine As Well!

Turn on the news… and it’s the main headliner. Open the newspaper… and it hogs the front page.

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.

Disparity In Treatment

Editor’s Note: The following presentation was made by Mrs. Rachel Banks at the Dillon City Council meeting on October 14th.

Why Did S.C. Teachers Get A Higher Pay Raise Than Other State Employees?

To The Editor:
Why did SC Teachers get a higher pay raise this year than other State Employees?

Public-Private Partnership Letter Was Accurate

Dear Editor:
I believe the letter from Mr. Bo McInnis addressing the Dillon County Public-Private Partnership is accurate.

Dillon County Public-Private Partnership Board

To The Editor:
I watched a recent County Council meeting where Mike Tyler, Chairman of the Dillon County Public-Private Partnership for Economic Development, (DCPPP), made a presentation asking the county for $50,000.00 funding.