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12:26 am on Friday February 8, 2013

P&C publishes then pulls report on I-526 political marketing (Update: Back, partly)

Update February 8: 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...
5:09 am on Thursday February 7, 2013

P&C publishes, then pulls report on I-526 political marketing

Shortly after The Post and Courier published an article to its website that was critical of S.C. Speaker of the House Bobby Harrell's alleged funding of marketing in favor of completing the controversial I-526 project, the story has vanished. It's...
3:44 am on Sunday December 16, 2012

Paywalls: Island Packet, Gazette to resume paid-access restriction to website

TheDigitel After first implementing and turning off paid access restriction to the joint Island Packet and Beaufort Gazette website earlier this year for non-regional visitors, the paper is revisiting a paid-access strategy. Writing in an editorial...
5:34 am on Sunday July 22, 2012

The Sun News publisher leaving, replacing Charleston chief

The Sun News President Pamela J. Browning is leaving her post in Myrtle Beach to take over for the retiring head of the Post and Courier.  In June, The Post and Courier announced that its editor and publisher Bill Hawkins would retire in December. ...
2:49 am on Sunday July 22, 2012

Post and Courier publisher leaving, paper hires Myrtle Beach chief

In June, The Post and Courier announced that its editor and publisher Bill Hawkins would retire in December.  Now the paper has announced that it has hired P.J. Browning, current publisher of the Sun News in Myrtle Beach, a McClatchy owned newspaper...
10:19 pm on Sunday June 3, 2012

Notes on Quotes-Edgar Allan Poe on Sweating It Out!

By Gordon Mercer and Marcia Gaines Mercer         “The best things in life make you sweaty.”  Edgar Allan Poe, 1809-1849    Author and poet, Edgar Allan Poe, was stationed in the U. S. Army at Fort Moultrie on Sullivan’s Island under the name of...
12:32 pm on Thursday May 17, 2012

Buffett bets on local, buys newspapers and their digital assets

Flickr User: sravi_in (Busy at work) Berkshire Hathaway has scooped up Media General and now owns several local and regional newspapers.  Berkshire Hathaway is a multinational conglomerate holding company out of Omaha founded and owned by...
8:15 am on Wednesday May 2, 2012

The Post and Courier to charge frequent website visitor $10 starting May 1 (Update: it's an "Advantage Plan")

TheDigitelCHS hat's no pay wall — it's an "Advantage Plan". Update May 2nd: As was expected, The Post and Courier today flipped the switch for a "pay wall" on its website, asking visitors to pay $10 per month after viewing five articles.  The...
5:34 am on Tuesday May 1, 2012

The Post and Courier turns on website paywall

That's no pay wall — it's an "Advantage Plan".As was expected, The Post and Courier today flipped the switch for a "pay wall" on its website, asking visitors to pay $10 per month after viewing five articles.  The newspaper's publisher, Bill Hawkins...
7:03 am on Thursday April 26, 2012

The Post and Courier to charge frequent website visitors $10 starting May 1

Image by TheDigitel You can have home delivery of the paper for $17.50 a month or subscribe online for $10. Update: The pay wall is now active. Frequent visitor of The Post and Courier's online home, PostAndCourier.com? Well, starting May 1, be...

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