Who We Are
The Powdersville Post is South Carolina’s most trusted and best source for news and analysis on politics, business, health, sports, and entertainment. We are an independent and defiant group of professionals who are dedicated to bringing you the latest, fastest, and most accurate news from around the world in a range of formats. We provide award-winning journalism that provokes our local communities to think and inspire them to take action.
The Post is known for its daring investigative reporting, its insightful coverage of public health and wellness, and its community-shaping opinions and editorials. The Powdersville Post is a flagship publication of South Carolina Media Group that publishes more than a dozen weekly publications around the southeast. Every day, our publications work collectively toward our vision of a free and enlightened world.
What We Do
Our mission is clear: we are in constant pursuit of the truth to help people better understand the world around us. We serve our readers, by shining a bright light that we hope will illuminate the truth and emancipate our society from the darkness of ignorance. This mission guides the work that we do every day.
We believe that brave and honest journalism has the power to create a stronger and empowered society. We ask difficult questions and break big stories, and offer our readers unparalleled access to the people and events shaping our world today. We envision a society where our readers can question every news they hear and make sound judgments rather than being manipulated by words. We strive to play our part in building an empathetic, just, resourceful, better society.
With over 15 years as a practicing journalist, Nikki Attkisson found herself at Powdersville Post now after working at several other publications. She is an award-winning journalist with an entrepreneurial spirit and worked as a journalist covering technology, innovation, environmental issues, politics, etc. Nikki Attkisson has also worked on product development, content strategy, and editorial management for numerous media companies. Her investigative works exposed to child sex-trafficking and environmental issues. She began her career at local news stations and worked as a reporter in national newspapers..
Dr. Ricardo Alvarez was a former Medical professor and faculty at Harvard Medical school. After resigning, now he is practicing as a general physician who deals with diagnosis and treatment of general health problems and disorders. He earned his MS and Phd degree from Columbia University. Ricardo Alvarez completed his undergraduate education from an accredited medical college under University of London and completed his training from AMCAS and is a doctor with earned board certification.
Dr. Stacy tyree is an American surgeon and author. She specializes in vascular surgery and bariatric surgery. She is also known for helping morbidly obese people to lose weight. Dr. Stacy tyree owns Doctor of Medicine degree and completed a Rotating Surgical internship at St. Johns Hospital. She has written several scholars on obesity.
Allie Troyis a certified diabetes educator who loves to help people get excited about healthy and delicious foods, nutrition science, and active living. Her nutrition advising approach is to help people simplify and personalize their plans. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Dietetics from Indiana University and a Master’s degree in Clinical Nutrition from Rutgers University, New Jersey. She is also a certified diabetes educator through the National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators.
Josiah finn is a professional life coach who helps people to make progress in their lives in order to attain greater fulfillment. He helps his clients in improving their relationships, careers, and day-to-day lives. Josiah finn Has equipped with Life Coach certification that is ICF accredited and is an active listener.