Brent Miller named Jackson County Sentinel publisher
Lifelong Scottsboro resident and former city councilman Brent Miller has been named publisher for The Jackson County Sentinel in Scottsboro, Ala.
"We're delighted Brent is rejoining our company. His experience in the newspaper industry and his commitment to the community of Scottsboro are impressive. Brent is a wonderful addition to our team in North Alabama," said Dolph Tillotson, president of Southern Newspapers, Inc.
Miller met with staff members Monday morning.
"I am thrilled to be here," said Miller. "Returning to Jackson County Sentinel is both a challenge and honor. This paper has been a part of me and the community's life forever. I'm excited to lead this team forward."
Miller in the past served as an advertising salesman and later as ad director of the newspaper. For the past several years, he has operated his own photo studio.
He replaces Brandon Cox who has returned to his home state of Kentucky to be closer to family.