-Isms: Original views on life in rural America
July 16, 2020
We made it. Happy first anniversary to the Advocate-Messenger family.
One year ago, Jenna, Cassidy, Sandy and I were using my dining room table as a desk and took over the Schindler hacienda, creating and putting the pieces together for the inaugural issue.
Quite a bit has changed in 12 months: we purchased The Office building in Clearwater, waded through the pandemic, applied for our periodicals postal permit (what an experience!) and have hired a veteran community journalist to join our staff in a few weeks.
One thing that has not changed is our mission to bring quality, ethical and...