Titus Workman has been named publisher of the Times West Virginian, excited to not only take over the head duties of the newspaper, but to do it in his home state.MORE
Clarity Media Group has announced that Chris Reen will become the president of The Gazette in Colorado Springs, beginning February 2019. Reen and Dan Steever, publisher of The Gazette, will manage the publication until May 2019 when Steever plans to return to the East Coast to be closer to his children and extended family. At that time, Reen will add the duties of publisher to his responsibilities.MORE
The Associated Press has named Anna Johnson as its news director for Europe and Africa, selecting a veteran leader of journalists with experience reporting from around the world to lead its coverage of two continents.MORE
Elizabeth Walters and Chris Kieffer have been named to lead the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal's news department in Tupelo.MORE
Three Intelligencer executives in Doylestown, Penn., have been promoted to regional roles in their various areas of responsibility within GateHouse Media.
Executive Editor Shane Fitzgerald, Advertising Director Nancy Stuski and Circulation Director Steve Todd have been chosen for expanded roles.MORE
The Orlando (Fla.) Sentinel announced new leadership this month.
Nancy Meyer, publisher and general manager of the South Florida Sun Sentinel in Fort Lauderdale, will take over as publisher at the Orlando Sentinel. She previously served as publisher of the Orlando Sentinel in 2015 and 2016. Meyer remains general manager of both Florida papers.MORE
Veteran journalist Jimmy Wigfield, who has 43 years of experience at newspapers in Alabama, has been named the managing editor of The Alexander City Outlook and its affiliated weekly newspapers owned by Tallapoosa Publishers, Inc.MORE
The editorial pages of the Richmond (Va.) Times-Dispatch have hired a new writer and promoted two editors.MORE
Elizabeth Cook, editor of the Salisbury Post for 25 years, has announced her retirement at the end of this year.MORE
Darryl Winter has joined McClatchy as vice president of national sales, digital. Winter is based in New York and tasked with driving national sales and leveraging the McClatchy portfolio of brands and audiences to serve agencies and national brands.MORE
James Charles High, 85, long-time publisher of The News Reporter in Whiteville, N.C., died Wednesday, Jan. 2, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte after a brief illness. His son, Les High, is the current publisher of The News Reporter and a member of the SNPA Foundation Board of Trustees.More
Adams Publishing Group Executive Vice President and Eastern Divisional President Gregg Jones has announced that James F. Normandin has become regional president of APG Media of Chesapeake. David Fike will continue to serve as publisher of The Star Democrat (Easton, Md.) and will take on the additional responsibility of becoming the APG Chesapeake Region's chief revenue officer. In addition, Fike will become chief development officer for the Eastern Division of APG for its Sales CRM Initiative.More
Robin Quillon, a veteran newspaper executive, is returning to Florida as publisher of The Gainesville Sun and The Ocala Star-Banner.More