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Dear Editor, This week Barnwell lost one of the finest Christian gentlemen it was ever my privilege to know. Chief Buddy hired me at the Barnwell Police Department in 2002 and for 22 years it’s …

Dear residents of Allendale, As a pastor and a former member of this community, I write to you with a heavy heart regarding the recent violence that has plagued our streets. It is evident that …

Dear Editor, Occasionally, someone will die whom I always wish I had met. Vaughn Mazursky was one such person who comes to mind. I know she presented some program I missed at the Barnwell …

Dear Editor, I was saddened to learn of the death of local attorney Tim Moore. He was a great man, a leader of the community, and had a great vision for improving our county. He was a rarity in …

The family of the late Jonathan Gadson would like to thank every­one for the calls, visits, food, donations, prayers and all acts of kindness during our time of ­bereavement. May God continue to …

The family of Jonathan Raysor wishes to express their deepest appreciation for all your prayers, visits, phone calls, words of encouragement, and acts of kindness during our hours of bereavement.

Dear Community, I would like to thank everyone who sent such comforting messages on Facebook about the loss of my husband (Tim Moore). I assure you that I read every single one of them, and they …

Dear Editor, Few are considered true Renaissance men. Tim Moore was one. He had a wide range of intellectual and athletic interests, read widely (history, non-fiction and fiction), had a …

Dear Editor, One can only imagine the heartache of the citizens of Williston at the loss of Tommy Rivers, one of their finest fellow citizens and leaders. I have known him since I was in Miss …

Dear Editor, On the 29th of November, my wife Marni told me she was feeling badly, and that I needed to take her somewhere to get some help. I took her over to the Bamberg-Barnwell Emergency …

Dear Editor, As a parent new to the world of club sports, I truly believe the idea of the multi-purpose arena in Barnwell County may be worth revisiting - with some modifications or …

Dear Editor, While traveling home from Europe Christmas Eve, I was in a bit of pain. At a Rotary luncheon some years ago, Dr. Marty Shealy advised how you shouldn’t let your pain become a …

To our Barnwell County Communities: On behalf of the Rotary Club of Barnwell County, we continue to be blessed each year with the generous support of our community during our annual Secret Santa …

A TOTAL LACK OF RESPECT! On October 10th, I attended Barnwell County Council’s meeting to voice a concern about the rural fire tax that Barnwell County citizens approved in the early 2000s. I was …

Dear Blackville Residents, As mentioned in the monthly town council meetings since the beginning of the year, the new trash service with S&S does not include the pick-up of yard debris. …

Dear Editor, Hagood Avenue Baptist Church would like to express our heartfelt appreciation for all the support we have received after lightning struck the steeple of our worship center on August …

Dear Editor, I recently watched a segment of Sunday Morning featuring hometown newspapers and their value. One of the papers linked to this article was the Barnwell People-Sentinel. You may not …

NOTE: Barbara Christian read this at the August 7, 2023 City of Barnwell council meeting during public comment and has since submitted it to The People-Sentinel as a Letter to the Editor.* Hello, …

Greetings to each of you, I hope and trust this letter finds you in good health and spirits. The purpose of this letter is to advise you of an unforeseen situation that has taken place in the last …

con·sol·i·da·tion /kənˌsäləˈdāSH(ə)n/ noun 1. the action or process of making something stronger or more solid. 2. the action or process of combining a number of things into a …

Dear Editor, It’s that time of year once again, for Barnwell County Helpline in partnership with the United Way to start the annual coat and blanket drive. As always, I want to make sure the …

LTTE: Consolidation effects communities

To the community of Barnwell School District 45, It is unfortunate that the citizens of Barnwell District 45 have not had an opportunity to have a voice regarding countywide consolidation. Our …

The family of the late Billy “Wess” Westmoreland would like to thank everyone for the thoughts, prayers, flowers, food, and support during the last few weeks. We would like to send a special …

Dear Editor, Sometimes people tend to cut off their noses in spite of their faces. The first thing is the consolidation of schools throughout our state. Some schools in our area have two, three …

Dear Editor, I am honored to serve as Chairman of District 45 and I am writing this letter on behalf of our board. Recently a town hall meeting was held in Blackville by Senator Brad Hutto and …

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