The Journal reached out to the creators and hosts of five Upstate-based podcasts, namely “Murder, Etc.,” “The Bearded Ones,” “Tech After Five,” “The Grey Zone” and “Podmetto Politics.”
Brad Willis felt proud after he broke a story in 2001 of a convicted cop-killer being granted parole — less than a month after Willis’ story, the parole board changed…
Over the past two years, Jones has produced 47 episodes of the podcast, doing one roughly every two weeks.
When Loyd Ford launched the “Stories of the Upstate” podcast last year, he had two goals in mind. One was to use the podcast to draw people to GreatUpstate.com, his community events website. The other was to create an audio biography of Upstate residents from every walk of life.