Jed Blackwell, a sports writer at the Spartanburg Herald-Journal, tweeted:
“Friday will be my last day at the Spartanburg Herald-Journal. After 25 years in journalism, 23 in Spartanburg County, and four at the SHJ, it’s time to give something else a try.”
Blackwell has also had his work published in USA Today, U.S. News & World Report, Yahoo Sports, The State, Yahoo News, The Sun News and more.
Blackwell is a graduate of the University of South Carolina.