Reminiscing about school days and a favorite lunch box

With this feature, we seek to capture a glimpse of what you and your neighbors have to say about a variety of topics, issues, events – and just plain fun questions.

Normally, you might find us anywhere around the community with a camera and note pad, asking simple questions and looking for thoughtful answers. During this coronavirus pandemic, we are practicing social distancing and turned to social media to ask readers and followers: Addressing a “Back to School” theme, we want to know: “What was your favorite lunch box when you were in grade school?”

Richard Mauney, Marco Island, Fla.: “Scooby-Doo. My only other one was Partridge Family, but Scooby-Doo was my favorite Saturday morning cartoon, and I never really liked The Partridge Family.”












Nancy Rosen, Bluffton: “Mork & Mindy. I was 6. It was the first ‘adult’ show I could watch and Robin Williams kept it interesting.”












Susan M Feeley-Poulos, Greenville: “That is going back way too many years for me, all I can remember is a red plaid one.”sting.”












Melissa Zeigler, North Carolina: “You couldn’t tell me anything when I had my Wonder Woman lunch box! Like original comic book Wonder Woman!”












Marci-Anne Leysen, Beaufort: “I had a bright yellow one with Miss Piggy riding a motorcycle!”