Frank Wooten, a Charleston native, is a graduate of St. Andrews High School, Trident Technical College (chemical engineering technology) and Clemson University (history major, German minor). His newspaper experience includes stints at The Post and Courier (1979-81, 82-84, 90-present), the now-defunct Baltimore News-American (1984-1985) and the now-defunct Dallas Times Herald (1986-90). He has worked at newspapers as a photographer, sportswriter, sports copy editor, sports layout man, sports editor and TV/Radio columnist. He became associate editor of The Post and Courier in 1998 and assistant editor in 2009. He writes editorials, as well as columns that appear on page A2 Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
Deficit spending rightly riles many Americans.
There’s usually no accounting for comic tastes.
Last week was Thanksgiving.
Charleston was a special place before Joe Riley became mayor.
Super Bowl Sunday sounds like fun.
“Thanksgiving is an emotional holiday. People travel thousands of miles to be with people they only see once a year. And...
Too many of us invest too much emotional capital in college football.
Expect more security hassles at sports and entertainment events.
Charleston’s longtime mayor decided to seek higher elective office.