The Summerville Journal Scene
Reporter accomplishes his dream of owning a newspaper
Collins tells his experiences of owning a newspaper in Summerville, SC.
This video has been edited for length. If you’d like to listen to the full raw audio from our interview with Bill Collins, contact SCPA.
Born: 1942, Ware Shoals, SC
- The Sun News
- The Atlanta Journal
- The Summerville Journal Scene
Honors and Awards: President of SCPA
Education: University of South Carolina
Family: Married to Margaret Cork; two children and six grandchildren
SCPA's oral history project is dedicated to preserving the heritage of our state's journalists and newspapers.
This program is funded by the South Carolina Humanities Council, whose mission is to enrich the cultural and intellectual lives of all South Carolinians. This program is co-sponsored by the University of South Carolina’s School of Journalism and Mass Communications.