The Clanton Advertiser is a newspaper published in Clanton, Alabama. clantonadvertiser.com covers local, national, crime, and sports news.
Funded by / Ownership
The Clanton Advertiser 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 Clanton Advertiser 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 Gridiron action begins this week in Chilton County. The Associated Press typically serves national and international news.
Editorially, the Clanton Advertiser labels their opinion section appropriately with more op-eds favoring the right. In general, the Clanton Advertiser is factual with a right-leaning editorial bias.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate the Clanton Advertiser 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 08/17/2022)
Last Updated on May 19, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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