Cheraw Chronicle- RSS OPINION Feed Sun, 24 May 2015 01:18:01 EST 1800 LETTER: Big Give Pee Dee a smashing success To the editor: Sat, 23 May 2015 16:41:51 EST LETTER: Family marks 4th anniversary of passing To the editor: Tue, 19 May 2015 20:51:51 EST LETTER: County exceeds expectations in food drive To the editor: Tue, 19 May 2015 20:26:52 EST Heart attack ended this ex-smoker’s habit It's amazing how long it has taken me to overcome my own stupidity. It makes me wonder how many others out there have the same problems with their self-control. Tue, 19 May 2015 20:21:51 EST Fun, adventure on the Pee Dee Several groups joined together to sponsor a blueway event last Saturday on the Great Pee Dee River. Tue, 19 May 2015 20:11:51 EST S.C.’s future no Lost Cause More than 60 percent of us who live in South Carolina today were born here. As native South Carolinians, we grew up imbibing the history, heritage and myths of the South. And there is no stronger myth of the South than the myth of the Lost Cause, as... Tue, 19 May 2015 16:41:51 EST Marlboro among S.C.’s poorest counties Last week in this space, we reported on the annual Kids Count study on the status of children in the country and for each of the 50 states. For our kids in South Carolina, the results were not good, as we as a state had slipped two places in the... Wed, 13 May 2015 00:26:52 EST State House seeks to help military, farmers The Chesterfield County and Lancaster County legislative delegations have been very busy and will remain so as we enter the last four weeks of the 2015 session. Your feedback has been very helpful and appreciated and I hope it continues as good... Mon, 11 May 2015 21:26:51 EST Brought to you by the letter ‘A’ I have always prided myself on my ability to type. Typing 85 cwpm — that's correct words per minute for those who never had the pleasure of taking a typing class — is pretty good, and I have done that with no problems. Mon, 11 May 2015 19:21:52 EST LETTER: Separate school board election from primary To the editor: Mon, 11 May 2015 19:11:51 EST Invest in education and grow our economy Today, Chesterfield County and the state of South Carolina are at a crossroads for change. We have the opportunity to affect the futures of families and entire communities with a bond bill that will help provide the skilled training needed to meet... Mon, 11 May 2015 18:41:51 EST LETTER: Haley, Scott making South Carolina history To the editor: Mon, 11 May 2015 18:31:51 EST The things we do for beauty There's a beauty regimen nearly every woman I know has to go through. Has to, I tell you. There is no choice in the matter — even for those who were born beautiful, you have to work to keep that beauty up on your face and not hanging... Tue, 5 May 2015 17:56:51 EST Pass bond to invest in education When it comes to building South Carolina's workforce, the rubber meets the road at our 16 colleges across the state. Tue, 5 May 2015 16:36:51 EST How are S.C.’s kids doing? Worse I have written this column before. In fact, I've written this same basic column about this time every year for the past several years. Tue, 5 May 2015 13:51:51 EST LETTER: Curtis family appreciates concern, prayers To the editor: Tue, 28 Apr 2015 22:21:51 EST Growing dreams, fixing schools Back many years ago when I graduated from high school, my father made me a promise that changed my life. We should make the same promise to all of our children in South Carolina. Tue, 28 Apr 2015 22:16:52 EST Fatigued, exhausted, just plain tired I'm tired. And in my head I see Madeline Kahn singing on stage, vamping for an audience of drunken cowboys in a Mel Brooks spoof (I believe it was “Blazing Saddles” and oh, Lord, how I love Mel Brooks movies and Madeline Kahn in... Tue, 28 Apr 2015 21:36:51 EST Bill would enhance concealed-carry rights I recently had the privilege of attending a luncheon in Columbia in honor of our past representative, the late Jean Laney Harris. I would like to thank Rep. Pat Henegan, member of the South Carolina women's caucus, for inviting me to be her... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:56:51 EST LETTER: Every step counts in domestic violence fight To the editor: Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:41:51 EST