Charleston Post and Courier publisher talks Free Times purchase

By Dustin Waters, reporter at Charleston City Paper

Evening Post Industries logoThe Columbia, Georgia, alt-weekly, the Free Times, was purchased last week by the parent company of The Post and Courier, Evening Post Industries. The acquisition of what was one of South Carolina’s few remaining independent alternative weeklies has left many questioning the future direction of the publication, which has earned a reputation in the Midlands for strong political coverage and investigative journalism. Read complete Charleston City Paper article at