Newspapers

Compiled by: Paul M. Kankula NN8NN (non-copyrighted)

03 Jun 2013

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General Information

Cyndi's List - Newspapers

Newspaper E-Mail Support:

Aiken:

Aiken Standard
mgibbons@aikenstandard.com

 

Anderson:

Anderson Independent-Mail

mitchelltw@independentmail.com BAD

 

Barnwell:

People-Sentinel

lmckenzie@thepeoplesentinel.com

 

Beaufort:

Carolina Morning News
rob.holquist@blufftontoday.com BAD

 

Beaufort:

The Beaufort Gazette
letters@beaufortgazette.com

 

Bennettsville:

Marlboro Herald-Advocate
None

 

Blythewood:

The Country Chronicle
countrychronicle@earthlink.net

 

Camden:

Chronicle-Independent
Bad Link

 

Charleston:

Regional Bus. Journal
bbouyea@crbj.com

 

Charleston:

Charleston City Paper
editor@charlestoncitypaper.com 

 

Charleston:

The Post and Courier
barbara@postandcourier.com

 

Charleston:

Vida Latina
vidalatinanews@yahoo.com

 

Chester:

The Chester News and Reporter
newsdepartment@onlinechester.com

 

Clover:

The Clover Herald
efoster@carolinanewspapers.com

 

Columbia:

Free Times
editor@free-times.com

 

Columbia:

The State
state@thestate.com

 

Edgefield:

The Edgefield Advertiser
clint@edgefieldadvertiser.com

 

Florence:

Morning News
hlogan@florencenews.com

 

Fort Mill:

Fort Mill Times
news@fortmilltimes.com

 

Gaffney:

The Chronicle
tommy@thecherokeechronicle.com.

 

Gaffney:

The Ledger
editor@gaffneyledger.com

 

Georgetown:

Georgetown Times
jtullos@gtowntimes.com

 

Greenville:

GSA Business Journal
rbreen@gsabusiness.com

 

Greenville:

The Greenville News
cweston@greenvillenews.com

 

Greenwood:

The Index-Journal
newsrelease@indexjournal.com BAD

 

Greer:

Citizen
None

 

Hartsville:

The Messenger
graham@hartsvillemessenger.com

 

Hilton Head:

Carolina Morning News
(Bluffleton)

 

Hilton Head:

The Island Packet
newsroom@islandpacket.com

 

Kingstree:

The News
THENEWS@ftc-i.net

 

Lake Wylie:

The Lake Wylie Pilot
news@lakewyliepilot.com

 

Lancaster:

The Lancaster News
news@thelancasternews.com

 

Landrum:

The Leader News
news@upstatenewspapers.com

 

Lexington:

Lexington County Chronicle
ChronicleNews@alltel.net

 

Myrtle Beach:

The Sun News
sneditors@thesunnews.com

 

Newberry:

Observer
rgoss@newberryobserver.com

 

Orangeburg:

Times & Democrat
newsinfo@timesanddemocrat.com

 

Pickens:

The Pickens Sentinel
sfoster@pickenssentinel.com

 

Pleasant:

Vida Latina
Duplicate

 

Rock Hill:

The Herald
mgoforth@heraldonline.com

 

Saluda:

Saluda Standard Sentinel
info@hwynet.com

 

Seneca:

Daily Journal
julieb@dailyjm.com

 

Simpsonville:

Tribune Times
rdekett@tribunetimes.com

 

Spartanburg:

Herald-Journal RSS
carl.beck@shj.com

 

Sumter:

The Item
chipc@theitem.com

 

Union:

The Union Daily Times
Graham Williams

 

Walhalla:

Keowee Courier
westnews@bellsouth.net

 

Williamston:

The Journal Online
editor@thejournalonline.com

 

Winnsboro:

The Herald Independent
bgarner@heraldindependent.com

 

York:

Yorkville Enquirer

efoster@carolinanewspapers.com

    

 

Abbeville County

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Anderson County

 

 

ANDERSON

 

Anderson Appeal

Weekly---established1866, ceased c. 1866. May 30, 1866 = vol. 1, no 10, W.E Walters and W.W. Humphreys (editor).

 

Anderson Conservator

Weekly---established 1872, ceased c. 1875 when reportedly sold to Anderson Intelligencer.

 

Anderson Daily Intelligencer

Daily except Sun--created in 1914 when semi-weekly Anderson Inteligencer launched daily morning edition, ceased c. 1917.

 

Anderson Daily Mail

Daily--established Oct 6, 1899, merged with Anderson Independent Sept 30, 1981, continued by Anderson Independent-Mail. Daily Mail originally daily except Mon, by 190 except Sun., c. 1975 except Sat. and Sun. Jan 2, 1900 issue has no vol. number, “first year”, Advocate Publishing Company. G.P. Browne, original editor and publisher, continued to issue People’s Advocate as weekly and semi-weekly edition of Daily Mail until c. 1918. Also, issued at times as Daily Mail. From 1932 to 1981 Anderson Daily Mail and Anderson Independent jointly owned.

 

Anderson Daily Tribune

Daily--established as semi-weekly Farmers’ Tribune in 1915 on Oct 16, 1917 became Anderson Daily Tribune and merged with Anderson Independent in 1925 to create Anderson Independent-Tribune.

 

Anderson  Farmers’ Tribune

Semi-weekly--established as Farmers’ Tribune in 1915, but soon became Anderson Farmers’ Tribune and in Oct 1917 continued by Anderson Daily Tribune.

 

Anderson Free Press

Weekly--established Aug 28, 1953, ceased c. 1978.

 

Anderson Gazette

Weekly--established Nov 11, 1843, James L. Orr (editor), R.E. Wyatt (publisher). After one year Archibald Todd replaced Orr. According to Ellen, published by Todd and T.H. Russell in 1850. Circa Dec 1854 merged with Southern Rights Advocate to create Gazette and Advocate. Samuel G. Earle, publisher of Anderson Gazettte and Gazette and Adocate, apparently sold latter to A.O. Norris & Co., which revived original name and continued number system.

 

Anderson Independent

Semi-weekly, daily--established 1924, merged with Anderson Daily Tribune in 1925 to create Anderson Independent-Tribune. Published under that title (or Anderson Independent and Tribune) until c. 1950 when resumed original name. Merged with Anderson Daily Mail Sept 30, 1981 to create Anderson Independent-Mail. Began as semi-weekly, but soon became daily. From 1932 to 1981 Anderson Independent and Anderson Daily Mail jointly owned

 

Anderson Independent-Mail

Daily-created Sept 30, 1981 by merger of Anderson Independent and Anderson Daily Mail.  Also published weekly Hometowner for Anderson and nearby Georgia communities.

 

Anderson Independent-Mail          See Anderson Independent

 

Anderson Intelligencer

Weekly, semi-weekly--established 1860 as weekly became semi-weekly c. 1907, and on Jan 31, 1914 launched Anderson Daily Intelligencer, which ceased c. 1917. Semi-weekly edition appeared as Anderson Semi-Weekly Intelligencer c. 1915-1917.

 

Anderson Journal

Weekly--established 1875, ceased c. 1876.

 

Anderson Journal

Weekly, Independent Democrat--established 1876, ceased c. 1897.

 

Anderson Semi-Weekly Intelligencer      See Anderson Intelligencer

 

Anderson Tribune   See Anderson Daily Tribune

 

Blease’s Weekly

Weekly--established 1925, ceased c. 1928.

 

Daily Item

Daily c. Mar-Apr 1946, soon ceased.

 

Daily Mail   See Anderson Daily Mail.

 

Farmers’ Tribune   See Anderson Farmers’ Tribune.

 

Gazette and Advocate

Weekly--created c. 1854 by merger of Anderson Gazette and Southern Rights Advocate, continuing number sequence of Anderson Gazette

 

Herald

Weekly, semi-monthly (irregular), black publication--established 1957.Although based in Anderson, issues highlight events in Charleston, Columbia, Orangeburg, etc .

 

Highland Sentinel

Weekly--established in Calhoun (Pickens County) on Sept 4, 1840= vol. 1, no 1. Paper moved to Anderson on Jan 7, 1842 and ceased on Oct 1843 when sold to James L. Orr, who then started the Anderson Gazette.

 

Hometowner   See Anderson Independent-Mail.

 

News Leader

Daily--established 1969.

 

People’s Advocate

Weekly, semi-weekly--established 1890 as a Farmers’ Alliance weekly, ceased c. 1918. In 1899 Advocate Publishing Company launched the Anderson Daily Mail, continuing People’s Advocates weekly edition of Anderson Daily Mail. From c. 1908-1918 People’s Advocate semi-weekly.

 

Record

Semi-weekly, daily-established 1931, ceased c. 1939. Issued semi-weekly to Nov 15, 1934, then daily except Sun.

 

South Carolina Baptist

Weekly-established 1866, ceased Dec 1868 when sold to the Religious Herald (Richmond, Va.)

 

Southern Christian Advocate

Weekly, Methodist--established in Charleston in 1837 and published in various cities, including Anderson, 1915-1918.

 

Southern Rights Advocate

Weekly--according to Ellen, founded by Ibzan J. Rice in Sept 1851, merged with Anderson Gazette c. 1854 to create Gazette and Advocate.

 

Textile Herald

Weekly--established 1940, ceased c. 1944.

 

Textile Weekly

Weekly--established 1856, ceased c. 1858. According to Ellen, paper moved  to Pendleton in May 1858; however, no Pendleton files exist.

 

Weekly Advocate

See People’s Advocate.

 

 

Belton

 

Belton Journal

Weekly--established 1914, ceased c. 1925.

 

Belton News

Weekly--continues Belton Times c. 1912, ceased c. 1914.

 

Belton News

Weekly--established 1925.

 

Belton Times

Weekly--established 1901, ceased c. 1903.

 

Belton Times

Weekly--established 1903, became Belton News in 1912.

 

 

Honea Path

 

Honea Path Chronicle

Weekly--established 1894.

 

Honea Path Plain Dealer

Weekly--established 1885, ceased c. 1887.

 

Honea Path Torpedo

Weekly c. 1890, cited in Abbeville papers. Soon ceased.

 

Weekly Messenger

Weekly--published by T.W. Lomax and D.L. Malone c. 1887

 

 

Pelzer

 

Enterprise

Weekly--established 1905, ceased c. 1908

 

Herald

Weekly--established 1897, merged with Sun (Piedmont) c. 1899 to create Sun Herald (Piedmont).

 

Pelmont

Weekly--established 1913, ceased c. 1914.

 

Uplifter

Weekly--established 1910, merged with Advertiser (Williamston) c. 1911 to create Advertiser and Uplifter.

 

 

Pendleton

 

Miller’s Weekly Messenger

Weekly--established Jan 16, 1807 by John Miller and Son. Miller soon died and his son (John Miller) continued the paper. Circa 1812 became Pendleton Messenger.

 

Pendleton Messenger

Weekly--established as Miller’s Weekly Messenger 1807, title changed to Pendleton Messenger c. 1912. Published in Pendleton until Jun 1858 when, according to Ellen, sold to Anderson  True Carolinian.

 

Pendleton News

Weekly--established 1912, ceased c. 1914.

 

Record

Semi-monthly, black publication c. 1907.

 

 

Williamston

 

Advertiser And Uplifter

Weekly--created c, 911 by merger of Williamston Advertiser and Uplifter (Pelzer), ceased c. 1914.

 

Journal

Weekly--established 1955.

 

New Era

Weekly--established 1890, ceased c. 1890.

 

Temperance Standard

Weekly--established 1878, according to North ceased Apr 1880. Official organ of the Sons of Temperance and Good Templars of South Carolina.

 

Williamston Advertiser

Weekly--established 1907,  merged with Uplifter (Pelzer) c. 1911 to create Advertiser and Uplifter.

 

Williamston News

Weekly--established 1900, ceased c. 1906.

 

Williamston News

Weekly--established 1914, ceased c. 1919.

 

Williamstonian

Weekly--established 1897, ceased c. 1899.

 

Compiled by: Jennie Boggs in Jan-2005

 

Oconee County

 

 

Seneca

 

Advertiser

Weekly, Democrat--established 1878, ceased c. 1879.

 

Farm and Factory

Weekly, semi-weekly, Democrat--”established April 11, 1903” appears on the masthead of a 1922 issue, became the Seneca Journal c. 1930, continuing the number sequence begun in 1903. Merged briefly c. 1908 with an earlier Seneca Journal.

 

Farm and Factory - Journal

Weekly, Democrat--created by merger c. 1908 of Farm and Factory and the Seneca Journal (founded in 1906). In 1910 Farm and Factory resumed former title.

 

Journal/Tribune    see Journal and Tribune.

 

Journal and Tribune

Weekly, semi-weekly, tri-weekly, independent--created Sept 26, 1952 by merger of Seneca Journal and Tugaloo Tribune (Westminster).

 

Messenger

Weekly, independent--established 1954, moved business office to Clemson )Pickens County) in 1959, though still published in Seneca.  See Messenger (Clemson).

 

New Carolinian

Weekly, Democrat--established 1897, ceased c. 1898.

 

Oconee News

Weekly, Democrat--established 1891 in Walhalla. This paper was published in Seneca 1900-1902, then returned to Walhalla once more.

 

Seneca Free Press

Weekly, Democrat--established 1883, ceased c. 1889.

 

Seneca Journal

Weekly--established 1881, ceased c. 1882.

 

Seneca Journal

Weekly, Democrat--established 1906, merged with Farm and Factory c. 1908, continued by Farm and Factory-Journal.

 

Seneca Journal

Weekly--continues Farm and Factory, name changed c. 1930, merged with Tugaloo Tribune in 1952, continued by the Journal and Tribune.

 

Seneca Journal and Tugaloo Tribune

See Journal and Tribune.

 

Shopping Guide

Weekly, semi-weekly--established 1977.

 

 

Walhalla

 

Keowee Courier

Weekly--established in Pickens in 1849, moved to Walhalla on Feb 28, 1868. Paper was suspended during the Civil War and new number system started in Sept 1865.

 

Oconee News

Weekly, Democrat--established 1891. Published in Walhalla 1891-1900. In Seneca 1900-1902, then back to Walhalla from 1903 until c. 1911, when ceased.

 

Reach: The Oconee Shopper

Semi-monthly--established 1980. Published jointly by Keowee Courier and the Westminster News.

 

Walhalla Banner

Weekly--established 1857, ceased c. 1860

 

 

Westminster

 

Banner

Weekly--established 1889, ceased c. 1892.

 

Sun

Weekly, Democrat--established 1908, ceased 1909.

 

Times

Weekly--established 1900, ceased c. 1904.

 

Tugaloo Tribune

Weekly, Democrat--established 1909, merged with the Seneca Journal in 1952,continued by the Journal and Tribune.

 

Westminster News

Weekly, independent--established 1953.

 

Westminster Review

Weekly c. 1911.

 

Compiled by: Jennie Boggs in Jan-2005

 

Pickens County

 

 

Calhoun

 

Highland Sentinel

Weekly--established Sept 1840, moved to Anderson Jan 7, 1842.

 

 

Central

 

Pickens County Messenger

Weekly--first appears in Ayer 1913 as founded in 1881. Ceased publication in Oct 1843 when paper was sold to James L. Orr, who then founded the Anderson Gazette.

 

Populace

Semi-monthly--established 1889, ceased c. 1890.

 

 

Clemson

 

Clemson Commentor

Semi-weekly--established Jun 6, 1938, ceased Jul 22, 1938.

 

Messenger

Weekly, independent--established in Seneca in 1954, moved business office to Clemson in 1959, although continues to be published in Seneca. In Nov 1986 Messenger added the word “Weekender” to masthead and began new number system.

 

 

Easley

 

Aquarian Times

Weekly, irregular--”underground” mimeographed publication of the early 1970s. 

 

Carolina Times

Weekly--established 1924, ceased c. 1925.

 

Democrat

Weekly, Democrat--established 1891, ceased c. 1895.

 

Easley Messenger

Weekly--established 1883, ceased in 1891 when purchased by People’s Journal (Pickens)

 

Easley Messenger

Weekly--established 1895, ceased c. 1896.

 

Easley Progress

Weekly--established 1902..

 

Homemaker

Weekly--established 1982 by the Easley Progress.

 

South Carolinian

Weekly--established May 18, 1964, only one issue published.

 

 

Liberty

 

Beacon

Weekly--established 1897, ceased c. 1898.

 

Gazette

Weekly--Democrat--established 1914, ceased c. 1923.

 

Monitor

Weekly--established 1959.

 

News

Weekly, Democrat--established 1910, ceased c. 1912.

 

News

Weekly, Democrat--established 1924, ceased c. 1926.

 

News

Weekly--established 1929, ceased c. 1933.

 

 

Pickens

 

Keowee Courier

Weekly--established 1849, moved to Walhalla in Feb 868. Paper was suspended c. 1862-1864, and new numbering system implemented after the Civil War. First Walhalla issue Feb 28, 1868.

 

Northwest Sentinel

Weekly--established 1980 by Pickens Sentinel for communities in northwestern Greenville County.

 

People’s Journal

Weekly, Farmers’ Alliance--established 1891, merged with Pickens Sentinelin 1903 to create the Sentinel-Journal.

 

Pickens Sentinel

Weekly--established 1871k, merged with People’s Journal in 1903 to create the Sentinel-Journal, resumed original name of Pickens Sentinel in Oct 1911.

 

Sentinel-Journal

Weekly--created by merger of People’s Journal and Pickens Sentinel in 1903. Pickens Sentinel resumed original name on Oct 12, 1911.

Compiled by: Jennie Boggs in Jan-2005