The newspaper said the move was necessary "because of the continued weakness of the economy and the impact on advertising.". For the 4th quarter of 2015, paid circulation had dropped to 68,400 for Sundays and 56,000-57,000 for dailies as reported by the Alliance for Audited Media.  In 2008, Reporter Tony Bartelme also won the prestigious Gerald Loeb Award for a story about the effect of China's growth on local economies. In 1896, rice planter Arthur Manigault stepped in to rescue the paper. A decline in revenue made the paper offer a buyout to employees in 2008 in an attempt to streamline the company and save money. The Evening Post was founded in 1894, but quickly ran into financial trouble. With CourierPost your goods and documents are in the best hands. On February 1, 2010, it was announced that Preview was renamed and re-launched as Charleston Scene, as of 11 March 2010. It traces its ancestry to three newspapers, the Charleston Courier, founded in 1803, the Charleston Daily News, founded 1865, and The Evening Post, founded 1894. Phone: 843-577-7111. It traces its ancestry to three newspapers, the Charleston Courier, founded in 1803, the Charleston Daily News, founded 1865, and The Evening Post, founded 1894. Delivery/subscription questions: email@example.com. Post and Courier 134 Columbus Street Charleston, SC 29403. The founder of the Courier, Aaron Smith Willington, came from Massachusetts with newspaper experience. In 2008, the newspaper won national awards from the Society of Professional Journalists and American Society of Newspaper Editors for coverage of the Charleston Sofa Super Store fire. Through the Courier, it brands itself as the oldest daily newspaper in the South and one of the oldest continuously operating newspapers in the United States.  In 2015 it won the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service for coverage of domestic violence.. Through the Courier, it brands itself as the oldest daily newspaper in the South and one of the oldest continuously operating newspapers in the United States. 2015 Pulitzer Prize Gold Medal winner for Public Service and the largest newspaper in South Carolina. , On March 23, 2009, Evening Post Publishing Co., the parent company of the paper, announced that a company-wide furlough plan would take place in the second quarter of 2009 and required employees to take five days of unpaid leave in another attempt to save the company money. By 1991, it was apparent Charleston could no longer support two newspapers, so the News and Courier and Evening Post were merged into a single morning newspaper, The Post and Courier. On February 6, 2009, 25 more layoffs were announced.
At the start of 2009, The Post and Courier's circulation figures were down to 94,647 for dailies and 97,549 for Sundays, 4.8% down from the previous year's figures. Post and Courier 134 Columbus Street Charleston, SC 29403.
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News tips/online questions: firstname.lastname@example.org. After 64 full-time employees left, bringing the headcount down to 381 by the start of 2009.
The Charleston Courier, founded in 1803, and Charleston Daily News, founded in 1865, merged to form the News and Courier in 1873. The paper acquired several sisters in the 1990s when its parent bought other newspapers and television stations. By the end of 2012, the circulation figures (including paid and non-paid) had declined to 82,266 for dailies and 92,062 for Sundays. The Post and Courier is the main daily newspaper in Charleston, South Carolina.
He also had a translator working for him, so he could copy items from the Havana newspapers. News tips/online questions: email@example.com. In the early 19th century, he was known to row out to meet ships from London, Liverpool, Havre, and New York City to get the news earlier than other Charleston papers. CourierPost couriers can offer you more services and a greater distribution network than any other courier company in New Zealand. In the first quarter of 2020, audited daily and Sunday circulation totals were at 45,016 and 51,190, respectively. This is down some 13% from the period ended March 31, 2008, which were 99,459 daily and 110,289 on Sunday. Phone: 843-577-7111. The paper and its successors have been in the hands of the Manigault family for four generations. , Learn how and when to remove this template message, "ASNE names winners of its writing and photography contest", "2008 Gerald Loeb Award Winners Announced by UCLA Anderson School of Management", "Charleston's Post and Courier wins public service Pulitzer", "Layoffs at The Post and Courier tops bad week for S.C. papers", "Preview will soon be reborn as a new magazine called Charleston Scene", Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority, Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, St. Matthew's German Evangelical Lutheran Church, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=The_Post_and_Courier&oldid=966275548, Pulitzer Prize for Public Service winners, Articles needing additional references from March 2013, All articles needing additional references, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 6 July 2020, at 04:54.
It is the flagship newspaper of Evening Post Industries, which in turn is owned by the Manigault family of Charleston, des… It is the largest newspaper in South Carolina, followed by Columbia's The State and The Greenville News..
The reported numbers for The Post and Courier's circulation as of the six months ended September 30, 2009, were 86,084 daily and 94,940 on Sundays. However, the two papers had shared the same editorial staff since the 1980s. Delivery/subscription questions: firstname.lastname@example.org. The Post and Courier is the main daily newspaper in Charleston, South Carolina. Rudolph Septimus Siegling also served as editor during the 1800s. It is the flagship newspaper of Evening Post Industries, which in turn is owned by the Manigault family of Charleston, descendants of Peter Manigault. In 1926, Manigault's son, Robert, bought The News and Courier. Phone: (843) 577-7111.