Sally Stapleton, an award-winning editor, photojournalist and newsroom leader, has been tapped to direct global religion coverage for The Associated Press, overseeing a new team that will report on faith and its influence throughout the world.MORE
Daniel Evans has been named the president of LaGrange Newsmedia, LLC and editor and publisher of The LaGrange (Ga.) Daily News and its affiliated publications in print and digital.MORE
Kendra Majors has been named publisher and editor of The Andalusia Star-News and its associated media products. She replaces Michele Gerlach, who has accepted a new job.MORE
Pam Sander, regional editor for GateHouse Media's Coastal North Carolina Group, has been named editor of the company's publications in the eight-state Southeast region.
Sander will now lead and coordinate newsrooms in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Tennessee, Louisiana, Arkansas, Alabama and Georgia.MORE
Paul Pronovost, the Cape Cod Times' executive editor, has been promoted to general manager of Cape Cod Media Group, according to an announcement Monday by Peter Meyer, regional vice president of GateHouse Media.MORE
Rynni Henderson has been named publisher of The Gainesville (Fla.) Sun and The Ocala Star-Banner. She will oversee operations for the newspapers and related publications.
James Doughton, who is retiring as regional publisher, announced her appointment to employees last week.MORE
Scott Jenkins, executive editor of The Dispatch in Lexington, N.C., has become the new regional executive editor for Lexington and Burlington.
Jenkins succeeds Burlington’s Times-News editor Rich Jackson, who is taking a new job in Indiana.MORE
Record Editor Don Blount has been named GateHouse Media's California state editor. He is one of 13 state editors across the country named last week as part of a project to reorganize and refocus newsroom efforts to better serve readers.MORE
McClatchy has named Mandy Jenkins as general manager of The Compass Experiment. Jenkins will lead a three-year effort to explore new sustainable models for local news. She will start in this new role beginning June 17.MORE
GateHouse Media's Center for News & Design has named Matt Leclercq as its new national news editor.
In his new role, Leclercq will develop, implement and oversee long-term national content strategies and day-to-day communication, coordination and execution of those plans.MORE
Brad Bailey has been named general manager of GateHouse Media's three suburban Philadelphia newspapers and websites.
Bailey, currently publisher of the Press-Republican newspaper in Plattsburgh, N.Y., will oversee digital and print operations for the The Intelligencer, Bucks County Courier Times, and the Burlington County Times in New Jersey.More
The executive editor of a New Jersey newspaper was named on Monday as the top editor of the Daily Press (Newport News, Va.) and The Virginian-Pilot (Norfolk).More
A newspaper veteran with 40 years of advertising and management experience is the Victoria (Texas) Advocate's new director of sales.More