Abigail Darlington has joined the Post and Courier staff as business reporter. She covers retail, tourism and general business topics.

She has been with the newspaper for a year as a news clerk and part-time contributor. She previously contributed to the Charleston City Paper and several online publications.

Darlington has a bachelor’s degree in communication and media Studies from the College of Charleston.

She can be reached at 937-5906 or adarlington@postandcourier.com. Follow her on Twitter @A_Big_Gail.