Letters to the Editor

September 3, 2013

State park lifeguards could help in many ways

You had a story Aug. 30: "Teen summer employment hovers near record lows." We are also told by Hunting Island State Park officials that we do not have lifeguards because they could not fill the positions. And South Carolina on a national basis is among the worst in the nation's "teen summer jobs slump." Should anyone be surprised that, "the plunging teen employment rate is likely to mean trouble for this generation of young workers ..."?

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