The late U.S. Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Willie Lee Whittaker.
The late U.S. Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Willie Lee Whittaker. Submitted
The late U.S. Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Willie Lee Whittaker. Submitted

Senior editor David Lauderdale has been a Lowcountry journalist for more than 40 years. He oversees the editorial page and tells the stories of our community. He grew up in Atlanta, graduated from Erskine College, reared two children on Hilton Head Island, and is a popular public speaker.

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