Letter to the Editor

  The editor, I would like to thank The Chronicle for printing  my views about the district 55 school bond  referendum. I think it is necessary to clean up some of the messages that are coming from the school district.   In a recent article, The Clinton Chronicle reported that at a  LCDC meeting Dr...
  The editor: I found Vic MacDonald’s editorial and Rob Hicklin’s letter to the editor disturbing because neither stated the facts about council’s decision not to rezone property on Hwy 72. Council was led to believe there is a developer ready to build houses on property owned by Mr. Hicklin. What...
  The editor: I would like to take this opportunity to publicly thank a few people who helped make our recent fireworks display at Victory Worship Center possible. Unbeknownst to almost everyone, there is a state law that requires any public fireworks display to have a licensed shooter as well as a...
  The Editor: The article in the 05 July 17 paper concerning the 48% increase in water costs to the LCWSD needs a follow up since the LCWSD is not being singled out to cover the cost of the electricity. What is this going to do to the costs to students at PC or to the industrial base in town since...
  The editor - Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States. In 2014, it surpassed both car accidents and gun violence in number of deaths. Those with loved ones who are using opiates or heroin need to be aware that opiates are the main contributors to this...
The editor: Yes, there was a “Hearing in Columbia – Again” before the SC Supreme Court regarding the trial and conviction of Michael Beaty. The State filed a Petition for Rehearing with the Clerk of the SC Supreme Court 01/13/2017.  Michael Beaty’s attorneys also filed a Petition for Rehearing.  ...
  The editor:  The City needs to be more effective in managing the interests of the City. It can easily make many proclamations and select a flag, but cannot seem to get new industry here.  The City should have followed the Zoning Commission and Development Directors suggestions last week to zone...
The editor: I would like to compliment you on your editorial column in the May 24 issue The Chronicle. The Laurens County Future Scholarship program is not only a great benefit and incentive to high school graduates in Laurens County, but also a major benefit to our county as we attempt to convince...
  The editor: Hang Up Your Guns… Do you remember seeing the old western movies where the sheriff had people check-in their guns while in town? They did so because it seemed to create a safer and more civilized environment for all citizens.  Now we have legislators calling for “open carry” laws and...
The editor: This paper, which prides itself as being a beacon of light and bearer of democratic values, owes the people of my ward and of Clinton a heartfelt apology. To infer that my candidacy or anyone else’s candidacy is somehow illegitimate is offensive and unprincipled. When after prayerful...

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