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 We do not publish or consider anonymous letters or letters without a verifiable name, address, and telephone number nor do we publish letters with names withheld.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

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

0 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…

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…

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.

What A Year!

0 To The Editor: Three hundred career victory, a perfect season, fifteen victories, and no defeats. Class 3-A football State Champions. You can’t get too much better than that. First I want to congratulate Coach Jackie Hayes on his three hundredth career victory. He accomplished this in twenty six years. That is an average of…

Agrees County Should Advertise For Economic Development Director

0 To The Editor: Yes, I agree that the County should advertise for an Economic Development Director. This person should be educated in this field and have had experience to do the job he or she was hired for. Peggy R. Todd 1175 Arnette Road Dillon, SC 29536

A Salute

Dear Editor,
The burial of Dillon native Lewis Rogers, Citadel Class of ’82, took place on 18 January 2018 in the cemetery of St. Paul United Methodist Church, a graceful old country church built in 1871 in nearby Little Rock.


To The Editor:
I just recently had an opportunity to speak with an old friend who I knew well about 20 years ago. I have written this letter in response to our conversation and also because last week was the anniversary of “Roe verses Wade” the decision that made abortion legal in America.

Economic Development Director Is Important Issue

Dear Editor:
Your Editorial could not have said it any better! We do need a Professional Economic Development Director.