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Tronc in 'early stage' discussions about sale to McClatchy newspaper chain

McClatchy, a California-based newspaper chain, is considering buying Tronc, the Chicago-based newspaper chain that owns the Chicago Tribune and many other papers, some speculate. Tronc owns nine …

Lawsuits over journalist Twitter accounts may become more common

In 2015, reporters were found to be the most active users of the popular social media platform Twitter. This means that in the world of social media, journalists face more risks than ever in facing …

Observer launches Sports Pass, for digital access to extensive coverage of Carolinas

The Charlotte Observer is now allowing sports fans to only read the sport section out of the newspaper if they don't want to read the rest. Sports Pass is a sports-only digital subscription that will …

Longtime Exchange editor passes away

Scott Witten, a journalist and editor for many publications throughout his career, died Sept. 2 at 51 years old. Witten dedicated 30 years to his journalism career at The Robesonian in Lumberton, …

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News & Record makes management change

Daniel Finnegan, the executive editor and publisher of the News & Record, left his position on Tuesday as part of a management restructuring. Alton Brown, regional vice-president for BH Media …

Taking the reins

Champion Media has hired Alan Wooten to take on the responsibility of being the Bladen Journal's new general manager and editor. With years of journalism experience all throughout North Carolina, …

Longtime publishing exec named president of 'Post' parent

Freeman Webb Company has hired Frank Daniels III to oversee the management, strategic direction and tactical operation of its recently acquired news media outlets, which include the Nashville Scene …

New leaders coming to Daily Herald

Two new leaders have arrived to usher The Daily Herald forward.Paxton Media Group has named Nancy Wykle, editor and publisher of The Daily Dispatch in Henderson, to the position of publisher of The …

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Florence Damage

NCPA Members We hope everyone at your newspapers and their families made it through unharmed. When you assess any damage please let us know if the press association can be of any assistance in …

Drone Advisory for Hurricane Florence

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is warning drone owners and operators they may face significant fines if they interfere with emergency response operations in the areas affected by Hurricane …

SBA Opens Business Recovery Center in Greenville

 The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced the opening of a Business Recovery Center (BRC) in Greenville, North Carolina on Sept. 18, to help businesses impacted by Hurricane …

It's NCPA contest time!

Are you ready for some awards?   Let's do this!     Once again it is time for one of the biggest newspaper contests in the country - and the best if you ask us. Definitely …

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