Meet the Free Times Team
Chase Heatherly: firstname.lastname@example.org, 803-765-0707 x129
Jordan Lawrence: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, 803-765-0707 x138. (Contact with concerns, questions or tips pertaining to event listings, arts and music coverage, and general inquiries about Free Times’ editorial efforts.)
STAFF WRITER/DIGITAL MEDIA
Chris Trainor: email@example.com, 803-765-0707 x122. (Contact with concerns, questions or tips pertaining to local government and other news items.)
David Clarey: firstname.lastname@example.org, 803-765-0707 x136. (Contact with concerns, questions or tips pertaining to food and drink in Columbia and surrounding areas.)
COLUMBIA BUREAU CHIEF, THE POST AND COURIER
Andy Shain: email@example.com, 803-765-0707 x146
Business & Advertising
LOCAL SALES MANAGER
Scott Freedman: firstname.lastname@example.org; 803-765-0707 x156
EMERGING MEDIA MANAGER
Meg Senn: email@example.com; 803-765-0707 x139
PRODUCTION AND OPERATIONS MANAGER
Lisa Willis: firstname.lastname@example.org; 803-765-0707 x121
Bailey Dunlap, email@example.com, x 123
Hope Roberts, firstname.lastname@example.org, x 145
Davaughn Williams, email@example.com, x 134
Ryan Willingham, firstname.lastname@example.org, x 131
Advertise in Free Times
Free Times offers highly competitive rates, flexible packages for print and online, and options for all budgets. Please contact us for more information.
Display Advertising: email@example.com
Classified and Real Estate Advertising: firstname.lastname@example.org
Send a letter to the editor of Free Times
Email your letters to email@example.com or mail to Sound Off, c/o Editor, P.O. Box 8295, Columbia, S.C. 29202, Letters must be signed and include a return address and phone number for verification purposes. We do not publish anonymous letters. Please limit letters to 500 words. Letters are subject to editing for length, grammar, content and clarity.
Submit a listing for the events calendar
To list your event in our online events calendar, click +Add Event in the purple bar on the lower right or email firstname.lastname@example.org. All listings must include the date, time, venue, street address, price and contact phone number. Listings are published on a space-available basis — print publication is not guaranteed. Priority is given to (1) nonprofit, community-based and public institutions over private businesses and (2) local events over regional events. Deadline for Wednesday paper: Noon Friday before next publication date.
Submit an listing for the club calendar
email@example.com. All listings must include the date, time, venue, street address, price and contact phone number. Listings are published on a space-available basis — publication is not guaranteed. Deadline for listings is noon on Friday for publication the following Wednesday.
Need to get something off your chest?
We want to hear your rants and raves. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 803-765-0707 ext. 126. Submissions will be edited for length and spelling but not grammar. Please limit emailed submissions to 150 words.
Arts | email@example.com
Editor | firstname.lastname@example.org
Food & Drink | email@example.com
Music Editor | firstname.lastname@example.org
News Editor | email@example.com
Webmaster | firstname.lastname@example.org