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Times Leader dominates America East digital awards

23 days ago | | |

HERSHEY, Pa. -- The Times Leader, a Civitas Media property in Northeast Pennsylvania, swept America East's 2014 Digital Media Quality Awards, taking home more honors than any media outlet in the country. The...

Michael Johnson new content manager for Ohio Valley Publishing

2 months 21 days ago | | |

Michael Johnson, a newsman with 26 years of experience, many of them in Ohio, has been named content manager for Ohio Valley Publishing, which includes the Gallipolis Daily Tribune, Point Pleasant (W. Va.) Daily Register and Pomeroy Daily Sentinel, it was announced this week by Jim...

Statement from the CEO

2 months 29 days ago | | |

Civitas Media never had any plans or intentions of publishing in print or online lists of holders of “conceal and carry” permits.  Nor will Civitas Media develop databases of permit holders.  A poorly crafted internal memo meant to highlight editorial discussions and...

Ottney named Content Manager of Portsmouth Daily Times

3 months 4 days ago | | |

Veteran reporter Ryan Ottney has been promoted to the position of content manager at the Portsmouth (Ohio) Daily Times, effective immediately.The announcement was made Wednesday, Jan. 15, by Jim Lawitz, director of content for Civitas Media, the...

New editor joins Bellevue Gazette

3 months 20 days ago | | |

BELLEVUE - Christine Steele, a newswoman with more than a decade of experience, has joined the Bellevue Gazette as the new editor/content manager. In addition to Bellevue, she will oversee content for the publications in Clyde, Oak Harbor, and Marblehead.The announcement was made...

Strickley named content manager of The Alton Telegraph

3 months 21 days ago | | |

Feedback and outreach will be a key proponent of the Telegraph going forward."There is nothing more important to the health and direction of a newspaper than feedback from readers," Strickley said. "We want to dive into areas that concern our readers. At the same time, readers...