Frank Wooten Assistant Editor


About Frank

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.

Recent Articles

Time sacks not just ‘Old Ball Coach’

You know you’re old if you saw Steve Spurrier play college football.

Lighten up and pass the picante sauce

“Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.”

Why not name that flood Aquageddon?

Hugo ... Katrina ... Sandy ... Gracie ... Andrew ... Joaquin ...

Accentuate the capital-city positives

Pride of place rides high here.

Winners never quit, but what about rain?

Has it stopped raining yet?

Another kiss of death for silly fun

“You must remember this,

Who’s keeping an eye on your ethics?

“Integrity is doing the right thing even when no one is watching.”

Let the voter beware of campaign ads

‘Time waits on no one — but him.”

When the Yankees were Charleston’s team

Some Yankees don’t like being called Yankees.

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