League City, Kemah to get a new hyperlocal, monthly newspaper 8/26/14

By Leonard Woolsey, president and publisher, The Daily News, Galveston, Texas
Texas residents in League City and Kemah will find something new and exciting in their mailbox on Aug. 29 – the League City/Kemah Connection newspaper. MORE

Nag's Head, N.C., Outer Banks Sentinel sold to veteran journalist 8/26/14

Veteran journalist Mark Jurkowitz, has purchased the Outer Banks Sentinel, Nag's Head, N.C., from Womack Newspapers, Inc. in a deal announced on Monday. Jurkowitz, recently stepped down as the associate director of the Journalism Project at the Pew Research Center in Washington, D.C. MORE

Lineup of weekly celebrity cooking columns is expanded by AP 8/26/14

An expanded lineup of weekly cooking columns and food experts will be introduced by The Associated Press in the first week of September. MORE

Board of Directors approves 10 new SNPA members 8/26/14

During a meeting last Friday in Atlanta, the SNPA Board of Directors approved two new newspaper members and eight new associate members (R&D partners). MORE

PolitiFact® Florida to appear in Halifax Media Group newspapers 8/19/14

Fact-checking reports from Florida's Truth-O-Meter can now be read in Halifax Media Group newspapers around the state, thanks to a new agreement between the Tampa Bay Times and Halifax Media Group. MORE

The Fayette County Record applies for membership 8/19/14

The Fayette County Record, which is published every Monday and Thursday in La Grange, Texas, has applied for membership in SNPA. MORE

AP to add third-party content to AP Video Hub 8/19/14

The Associated Press has begun an initiative to broaden the range and volume of content offered on www.apvideohub.com, its market-leading digital delivery platform for video content.  MORE

The Advocate buys four weekly newspapers 8/19/14

Zachary Plainsman-News, Watchman, St. Francisville Democrat and St. Helena Echo are part of the deal. MORE

Adams Publishing Group, LLC acquires Chronotype Publishing Company 8/11/14

Adams Publishing Group, LLC has purchased the assets of Chronotype Publishing Company located in Rice Lake, Wis. The acquisition includes The Chronotype, Northwestern Wisconsin's largest weekly newspaper, and The Early Bird, a weekly shopper. MORE

Tribune Publishing Company announces five-year affiliate agreement with Cars.com 8/11/14

Tribune Publishing Company has announced that it expects to enter into a five-year agreement with Classified Ventures, LLC to extend its affiliate agreement with Cars.com. The agreement is contingent upon the closing of the sale of CV to Gannett Co., Inc. by the equity partners, which is expected to close by the end of 2014. MORE
© 2014 Southern Newspaper Publishers Association | Membership | Privacy policy | Contact us | About us | Powered by Creative Circle Media Solutions