Ken Hawkins



Ken is a Lowcountry native and has more than 10 years of journalism experience with a strong background in information visualization. He is a founder of TheDigitel.

Points: 2997
Region: Charleston

Recent posts

10:22 am on Wednesday August 10, 2016

A new Southern food podcast from the P&C: The Winnow

Food editor Hanna Raskin and Robert Moss are making The Winnow, a podcast on what's happening in the Southern food world. They are already three episodes in.
1:55 pm on Tuesday December 29, 2015

Charleston Marriott pushes back on photo including Emanuel A.M.E. Church

The local hotel location has added controversy to an otherwise unremarkable photo. 
5:45 am on Wednesday December 16, 2015

New S.C. license plate design for 2016

A new design will be coming to vehicles in South Carolina for 2016.
11:05 am on Wednesday October 7, 2015

10 Acres on upper peninsula to change as BoomTown constructs new home

Local sales and marketing company BoomTown is building a new home on the upper peninsula. The first phase is estimated to cover 130,000 square feet of some ten acres of land, completing in the end of 2016.
9:28 am on Friday June 19, 2015

Charleston church massacre: 'What happened in there was brutal'

The Guardian offers a glimpse into how Wednesday night's mass shooting unfolded.
1:04 pm on Monday June 8, 2015

North Charleston officer Slager indicted in death of Walter Scott

A grand jury indicted on a murder charge in the April 4 fatal shooting.
5:06 am on Saturday April 11, 2015

Sheriff Al Cannon purged 2012 assault charge with 30 hours of trash pickup

The Guardian gets the scoop on Cannon's punishment after he struck a six-time punched, dog bitten, and handcuffed suspect from a 2012 car chase.
5:49 am on Tuesday February 3, 2015

Critiquing five Charleston restaurants on BBC America

London Times restaurant critic Giles Coren shared his take on five of Charleston's restaurants for BBC America's Million Dollar Critic, the Charleston City Paper offers a recap.
8:02 am on Tuesday January 20, 2015

Police officer suspended after video captures Columbia punching

A man standing near a scuffle was grabbed by an officer, thrown to the ground and punched repeatedly.