County Focus Magazine

County Focus magazine is the flagship printed publication of the South Carolina Association of Counties. Produced quarterly, it is distributed to more than 1,500 county officials throughout the Palmetto State. The feature publication includes information about best practices, timely topics and spotlight articles on how county governments address challenges in today’s environment.

Subscriptions are free with Association membership. 

See 2024 production schedule and submission deadlines


Advertise in County Focus or the SCAC Directory of County target more than 1,500 members of the South Carolina Association of Counties. Readers include elected county officials and county employees throughout the Palmetto State. 

The annual Directory is distributed to all SCAC members and available for purchase to partners and stakeholders.

See 2024 Advertising rates and specifications

For information on advertising in County Focus, or in the Directory, please fill out this form.

2024 Advertising Deadlines:

Winter:January 8
Spring:April 5
Summer:June 3
Fall:September 9

Ad artwork and space reservations for the 2024 Directory of County Officials must be submitted by Jan. 31, 2024.

For more information, or to submit a story idea, please email