Opinion

Letters to the Editor

Trump fans, you will pay

As everyone knows by now, Mark Sanford lost his bid for reelection to the House. His opponent, Katie Arrington, made support of President Trump a big issue. Trump took notice and tweeted some insulting comments about Rep. Sanford a few hours before the polls closed, including “MIA and nothing but trouble” and “Better off in Argentina.”

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Park toilets disgusting

I am very, very impressed with how the state and the park rangers have gotten Hunting Island up and running for the 2018 tourist season. There appears to be adequate parking, plenty of picnic areas, dunes, fencing and signage to identify beach accesses.

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Congress must challenge Trump

The USA I love and whose military I proudly served in for 28 years does not rip children from the arms of their mothers! This is something seen in communist China, North Korea or Russia, all friends of the president who ordered this travesty.

Letters to the Editor

Brain health could drive change on Hilton Head

I read David Lauderdale’s recent excellent summary of the Town of Hilton Head Island’s visioning process the same day I read about Finland’s reaction to being declared the happiest nation on the planet. The Finns, who are fairly retiring and stoic by American standards, might find it hard to accept their status. In world studies, however, happiness does not mean pleasure or temporary excitement, it means contentment; the ability to enjoy life in peace and with compassion, consideration for, and trust in, neighbors and visitors.

The infectious rhythm and sound of Charleston's Ranky Tanky to perform on Hilton Head

Charleston S.C. based Ranky Tanky will headline the two-day Juneteenth celebration at Historic Mitchelville on June 15 and 16, 2018 on Hilton Head Island.