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Vincent Laboy named publisher of the Montrose Daily Press

Vincent Laboy named publisher of the Montrose Daily Press

Vincent Laboy, a daily publisher with Lee Enterprises, will replace Francis Wick as the Montrose Daily Press publisher in mid October. Laboy has been with Lee since 2005, first in the capacity of advertising director at the Fremont (NE) paper, then publisher at that organization since 2012. He also serves as group publisher and oversees the Plattsmouth (NE) Journal. Prior to joining Lee, he was an advertising account executive then local retail sales manager with the Omaha (NE) World-Herald. Read more [...]

October 1, 2014 | By | Reply More
Daily Iberian kiosk gets notice at annual Sugar Cane Festival

Daily Iberian kiosk gets notice at annual Sugar Cane Festival

Daily Iberian Ad Manager Bill Heirtzler, from left, Managing Editor Jeff Zeringue, Business Manager Mandy Seneca and Circulation Manager JP Poirier were on hand Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at the annual Louisiana Sugar Cane Festival & Fair Children’s Parade in downtown New Iberia. The group handed out about 300 packages that consisted of a free fair guide, Friday edition of The Daily Iberian and offer for a free subscription. The parade features students of several schools in the area, as well Read more [...]

September 30, 2014 | By | Reply More
Daily Iberian publisher/ad manager cleans up

Daily Iberian publisher/ad manager cleans up

Daily Iberian Publisher Will Chapman, left, and Advertising Manager Bill Heirtzler wash cars for Advertising Department staff on Friday, Sept. 19. The gesture was in thanks for the department surpassing the sales goal by almost 50 percent on the annual Louisiana Sugar Cane Festival and Fair special publication. At first, Heirtzler said Chapman would wash the car of the top salesperson if they surpassed the goal, but because the department performed so well, Heirtzler joined in and the two washed Read more [...]

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Nogales International wins 13 awards at state contest

Nogales International wins 13 awards at state contest

Staffers from the Nogales International, collectively and individually, won a total of 13 awards during the Arizona Newspapers Association annual convention last weekend in Scottsdale – including eight first-place prizes. In the ANA’s 2014 Better Newspaper Contest, the NI finished first in its division in the Reporting and Newswriting Excellence category, as well as in Departmental News and Copy Editing Excellence. The paper was awarded second place for Page Design Excellence and third Read more [...]

September 23, 2014 | By | Reply More
Today’s News-Herald earned four statewide first-place awards in ANA’s 2014 Better Newspapers Contest

Today’s News-Herald earned four statewide first-place awards in ANA’s 2014 Better Newspapers Contest

Today’s News-Herald earned four statewide first-place awards for news and advertising quality in annual Arizona Newspapers Association contests last weekend. The newspaper earned a top award for departmental reporting and newswriting excellence, and an additional first-place award for editorial page excellence. It competed against non-metropolitan dailies with circulation under 25,000 in such cities as Yuma, Flagstaff, Prescott, Sierra Vista and Casa Grande. The departmental awards are judged Read more [...]

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