Catherine Boone named new publisher of Vicksburg Post
VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP) — A member of the Boone Newspapers board of directors will become the new president and publisher of one of the properties the company owns in Mississippi.
The Vicksburg Post reports Catherine G. Boone begins in early June at Vicksburg Newsmedia LLC, which publishes The Vicksburg Post, VicksburgPost.com and Vicksburg Living magazine and owns and operates Signs First and Speediprint.
Boone is a Tuscaloosa, Alabama, native. She has worked the last two years as general manager of The State Journal in Frankfort, Kentucky. Before that, Boone worked at The Oxford Eagle and The Natchez Democrat. All are part of Boone Newspapers Inc., which owns publications in 12 states.
Jan Griffey has been general manager of The Vicksburg the last three years. She has been named general manager of The Natchez Democrat.
Information from: The Vicksburg Post, http://www.vicksburgpost.com