Articles from the Letters section archive

Friday, April 22, 2016

Letter: Vote will influence court

The next president will have the power to potentially create a 7-2 Supreme Court skewed in his or her ideology.
By Jimmy Clark Jr.

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Letter: A question for the ages

I think the retirement age will go up if either Bernie Sanders or Hillary Clinton are elected president.
By Melvin Edwards

Letter: Masters makes U.S. great

Want to make America great? Watch the first tee at Augusta each spring.
By Barry Cook

Letter: Who profits from our info?

If a company is gathering information on me and then selling it, I should be notified who sold the information and to whom.
By Robert Willoughby

Letter: Nation's corruption grows

No, the question should not be what God has done. Rather, it should be: What have we brought upon ourselves?
By William Zimmerman

Letter: Law firms backing Brown

We hope the citizens of Burke, Columbia and Richmond counties will join us in voting for Judge Carl Brown on May 24.

Letter: Foliage endangers drivers

Why do businesses and shopping centers plant view-obstructing bushes at the exits of their parking areas?
By Charles Slechta

Sunday, April 17, 2016

Letter: Don't like it? Then leave

The Associated Press put forth another soul-crunching "world is falling" article about how the GOP is destroying this country.
By Richard Wilson

Letter: Sympathy is unwanted

I make no apologies for not having seen combat. And I make no apologies for the retired pay and other benefits I am receiving.
By Marvin D. Timm Sr.

Saturday, April 16, 2016

Letter: Scrap Electoral College

I think it is time either to abolish the Electoral College or implement a new system.
By Frankie Barry

Friday, April 15, 2016

Letter: Don't call me 'dear'

The unwanted intimacy made me cringe.
By Chrsitina Petrides

Letter: Time for Wilson to go

Joe Wilson treats the taxpayers of South Carolina like mushrooms. He feeds us manure and keeps us in the dark.
By Andy Windham

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Letter: Rethink recreation fees

After all, our children are our future.
By Mattie Mitchell

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Letter: Develop Golf and Gardens

What is needed is to look at other communities and see what they have done with their waterfronts.

Letter: Good for North Carolina

If I have the opportunity to take a vacation this year, the state of North Carolina will be high on my list.

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Letter: Demand changes at VA

Please demand change from anyone asking for your vote. Let's work together to stop VA waste and this continuing national disgrace!
By Dan O'Shea

Letter: Count on SRNS safety

Pausing operations wasn't an easy call to make, but I have no doubt it was the right one. At SRNS, we don't just talk the talk on safety - we walk the walk.
By Carol Johnson

Letter: Why did Spieth collapse?

May this be a lesson to all caddies that the position is not one of deference, but leadership.
By Ross McHale

Letter: Salvation Army still strong

We don't mind - it's what we do. It's what we've always done.
By Jennie Montgomery
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