As one of the last family-owned newspapers in South Carolina, "A Family Affair – A Century of Publishing a Daily Newspaper" looks at the origins and evolution of the Lakelands' number one source for local news and information.MORE
As part of its ongoing 165th anniversary celebration, the Richmond Times-Dispatch ran a special 12-page section in the Sunday, June 14, edition.
The comprehensive publication included historic front pages, factoids, events and a behind-the-scenes glimpse of our team, as well as information about our multi-platform products, updated branding and community involvement. In addition to informing readers about the many Times-Dispatch services, "RTD @ 165" serves as an innovative model section for local companies interested in telling their stories, and a primer for new hires and company guests.MORE
In the digital age, the Sun Newspapers in southwest Florida are betting on the future of print.
Under the new ownership of Adams Publishing Group and after nine months of planning, the Port Charlotte Sun and its new sister paper, the Punta Gorda Sun, roll out Wednesday with a new look, new sections and new approaches to news coverage intended to expand what readers are getting for their subscriptions.
"Overall, we wanted to create a much better newspaper for our readers, and we wanted to grow our circulation, to modernize and give it a new exciting look and feel," said Publisher Glen Nickerson. But it isn't just one newspaper, it's several.
The biggest change is that the Charlotte Sun will be split into two editions. "It will become the Punta Gorda Sun and the Port Charlotte Sun," Nickerson said.More