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4:31 am on Friday February 8, 2013

P&C re-publishes I-526 funding report, backs off Harrell connection

A longer version of the article has reappeared, offering much the same point about the possibly mis-identified "election expense", and the report backs off a connection between the money and S.C. Speaker of the House Bobby Harrell.
10:33 am on Monday December 31, 2012

South Carolina reporter Jim Davenport dead at 54

Associated Press Reporter Jim Davenport who often covered South Carolina political issues died Monday after a two-year battle with cancer. He was 54.
6:38 am on Monday December 31, 2012

South Carolina reporter Jim Davenport dead at 54

Associated Press Reporter Jim Davenport who often covered South Carolina political issues died Monday after a two-year battle with cancer. He was 54.
1:39 pm on Tuesday January 10, 2012

Myrtle Beach sports journalists nominated for national award (Update: Local winner)

Flickr user sgrace Update January 10, 2012: With all our gushing over the sportswriter nominations in our first report, we overlooked the sportscaster nominees. Then it stands to reason that local sportscaster Allen "The Bad Boy" Smothers has been...
5:53 am on Thursday December 22, 2011

The Sun News: Put real names on the blog

TheDigitel Myrtle Beach It's been a interesting week in Myrtle Beach area news.  Obviously, Coastal Carolina's head coach announcement was the talk of the town both online and in real life. For those of us that make it our business to inform and...
4:51 am on Thursday November 25, 2010

Charleston Regional Business Journal being sold to new owner

Update November 25: The Charleston Regional Business Journal has a new owner as do several other of its affiliated publications in the state. The new owner is SC Business Publications LLC, which itself appears to be a new company as any online...
3:54 am on Friday July 30, 2010

Gazette and Packet parent company posts lower ad sales, but decreasing rate of loss

Flickr user BRB62 If you didn't know, the McClatchy Co. owns both The Island Packet and The Beaufort Gazette. And, again if you didn't know, that company has  been struggling and investors are anxiously waiting to see if McClatchy can turn around...
9:32 am on Sunday December 13, 2009

You've got questions about Charleston. Will you buy answers?

The program has a code name of Cash for Craniums.Would you pay a small fee for timely, quality answers to your Charleston questions? This post builds off of a tweet by Jay Rosen about a vision for a Web site that has a question box that says "What...
12:51 pm on Monday March 30, 2009

Six stories in today's State, but jury's still out on death of local reporting

Image by Flickr user just.Luc Image by 20090330-newspapers.jpg Tim Kelly of The Indigo Journal writes that today's edition of The State contains six staff-written stories. It's a sad and poignant example of declining newspaper ad revenue and...
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