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

Will that be a five-lady rotation?

If Lindsey Graham doesn’t win the presidency next year, it won’t be because he’s a bachelor.

Try a turtle-like pace to win the race

Three days ago, as the sun shined brightly, a thrilled crowd watched three sea turtles cross Isle of Palms sand and return to the...

For the record: What’s in yours?

“You are what your record says you are.”

From praying on D-Day to fading faith

A week from today, “The Response: South Carolina” hits town.

Lindsey Graham’s short stature shouldn’t matter

Lindsey Graham is not a fat cat.

What next when the wells run dry?

With apologies to Samuel Taylor Coleridge:

A bridge too closed and a bridge too far

Crude oil and beaches don’t mix.

How many more readers must suffer?

How many more dolphins must die?

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