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    Voice of the People: Censoriousness is a problem

    I have read all the articles about the problems with the ex-president of Winthrop, and it just blows my mind that the board of trustees did not see this coming long before everything came to light.

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    Voice of the People: GOP wants to end programs

    This letter will be the next-to-last one I write because on June 22, I lost the dearest and most precious part of my life, my wife of 56 years. Any damage Republicans are able to do to Medicare or Social Security won’t hurt her now.

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    Voice of the people for Sept. 1

    What is courage? Webster's Dictionary states that “courage is the quality of mind that enables a person to face difficulty, danger, etc. without fear; bravery.”

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    Voice of the people for Aug. 27

    Regarding the issue of requiring voter ID, we hear and read constantly that so many cannot get to a source for a picture identification card. If these people talking about the huge numbers have valid locations for those who are unable to get an ID, they should provide that information so that we...

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    Voice of the people for Aug. 26

    I’m struck by the level of negative reaction to images of Ferguson and St Louis, Mo., police officers responding to the rioting and looting in tactical gear and hardened vehicles. The media outlets covering the events in Ferguson have done little to no reporting as to why many law enforcement...

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    Voice of the people for Aug. 20

    On Aug. 7-9 the city of Rock Hill hosted the Sixth Annual Dental Access Days at First Baptist Church. On behalf of the South Carolina Dental Association and our lead sponsors Delta Dental and DentaQuest, we wish to thank everyone for their willing and cheerful service.

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    Voice of the people for Aug. 7

    Reading the recent commentary “Is worldwide chaos the new normal,” I thought of the 1960s when I started working for a large international German chemical company. This company had subsidiaries all over the world, and in our job we travelled to many foreign countries to promote our...

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    Voice of the people for July 16

    Four years ago The Herald published a letter I wrote regarding illegal immigration. My tongue-in-cheek solution was to mine the southern border and place the 82nd and 101st Airborne Divisions as border guards. In light of what is happening, that may have been the most humane course of action.

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    Voice of the people for July 8

    Regarding the editorial, “Firing Williamson was only feasible outcome”: It may very well have reached the stage where the firing of Jamie Comstock Williamson was deemed necessary but my question is why was it allowed to go that far without someone making an effort to work with President...

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    Voice of the people for June 26

    As the title of James Werrell’s column predicted last Friday, they are indeed coming out of the woodwork... and from under rocks and anywhere else that stupidity persists.

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