. Home » Archive by Category

Articles in Letters to the Editor

Preventing sexual assault in schools
July 25, 2014 – 12:36 am | No Comment
Preventing sexual assault in schools | Test

Our community should be applauded for its support and open discussion of the uncomfortable issue of domestic violence and the need to help victims become survivors.

Bible detrimental to self-esteem
July 25, 2014 – 12:35 am | One Comment
Bible detrimental to self-esteem | Test

After reading, “Faith community encouraged to combat domestic violence” with all the quotations regarding God and religion, I felt rather nauseous.

How about cheers instead of jeers for Obama?
July 24, 2014 – 12:57 am | One Comment
How about cheers instead of jeers for Obama? | Test

This is in defense of our president, Barack Obama, and a reply to the column “The Divided States of Obama,” written by Michael Gerson at the Washington Post.

The children — what will happen to them?
July 24, 2014 – 12:55 am | No Comment
The children — what will happen to them? | Test

As I watch or read the news, one tragedy stands out above all others, and that is how today’s headline events are affecting the children.

Silly sayings abound
July 23, 2014 – 12:22 am | No Comment
Silly sayings abound | Test

We have some silly sayings and, as silly as they are, we still use them.

Irresponsible state government
July 23, 2014 – 12:14 am | No Comment
Irresponsible state government | Test

The people are going to have to decide what kind of life we shall have. The South Carolina legislature runs this state.

An open letter to Oconee veterans on discounts and photo ID cards
July 18, 2014 – 12:59 am | No Comment
An open letter to Oconee veterans on discounts and photo ID cards | Test

This is an open letter to all Oconee County veterans.

An open letter to elected officials
July 11, 2014 – 12:14 am | No Comment
An open letter to elected officials | Test

This is an open letter to my senators and representative in Congress, Sen. Lindsey Graham, Sen. Tim Scott and Rep. Jeff Duncan.

Bringing attention to post-traumatic stress disorder
July 9, 2014 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Bringing attention to post-traumatic stress disorder | Test

I would like to thank The Journal for publishing the information about June 27 being National post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) Awareness Day, as well as the proclamations signed by both mayor Dan Alexander of Seneca and mayor J.C. Cook of Clemson.

Listen to all sides before decisions
July 4, 2014 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Listen to all sides before decisions | Test

If you are already registered with The Journal/ UpstateToday.com, please click here to log in and continue reading. If not, please click here. For locations to purchase a paper, please click here.