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Letters to the Editor

Something rotten about lawsuit in fatal boat wreck

Reading the March 21 Packet (“Three weeks after teen killed in Beaufort County boat crash, mother sues bar and others”) automatically transported me to the Shakespearean quote, “Something is rotten in the state of Denmark.” This is a line from the play “Hamlet,” in which an officer of the palace guard says, “Something is rotten in the state of Denmark” after the ghost of the dead king appears, walking over the palace walls.

Letters to the Editor

Shame on you! No one needs to see the principal’s emails

Shame on you! Just because you can get the emails between the high school principal and now former deputy sheriff doesn’t mean you have to print them. Even though they are “public figures” in a sense, this is way too much information about their private lives. This story is yellow journalism and to sensationalize it puts a dark cast on your papers. Leave them alone. No one needs to know the contents of their emails and personal lives.

Hilton Head resident sings a spiritual gospel days before her 100th birthday

Ethel Rivers a resident of Hilton Head Island, S.C. turns 100 on Oct. 16, 2018.