The Americus Times-Recorder is a newspaper published in Americus, Georgia. The paper covers local, national, crime, and sports news.
Funded by / Ownership
The Americus Times-Recorder is owned by Boone Newspapers, which owns dozens of community newspapers and magazines. Revenue is derived through advertising and subscription fees.
Analysis / Bias
In review, the Americus Times-Recorder primarily covers local news, sports, weather, and entertainment through the use of local journalists. Articles and headlines use minimal loaded emotional language, such as this Sumter County BOC held its monthly Work Session on Election Night, November 8. The Associated Press typically serves national and international news.
Editorially, the Americus Times-Recorder labels its opinion section appropriately, with more op-eds favoring the right. In general, Troy Messanger is factual with a right-leaning editorial bias.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate the Americus Times-Recorder Right-Center Biased based on editorial positions that slightly favor the right. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact-check record. (D. Van Zandt 11/25/2022)
Last Updated on November 25, 2022 by Media Bias Fact Check