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2014-03-20 16:24:54

CINCINNATI, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Scripps Howard Foundation is proud to announce the winners and finalists of its annual Scripps Howard Awards, honoring the best work in the communications industry and journalism education in 2013. Established in 1953, the Scripps Howard Foundation's national journalism awards competition is open to news organizations based in the U.S. and recognizes outstanding print, broadcast and online journalism in 15 categories. Two additional...

2013-03-15 08:23:13

CINCINNATI, March 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Brent Morris, an experienced newspaper executive specializing in sales, digital development, and community and business publications, joins The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) as the publisher of the Kitsap Sun in Bremerton, Wash., effective March 18. "This is a formative time at Scripps and in the newspaper industry," said Tim Stautberg, senior vice president of newspapers. "Brent's arrival is most advantageous for the company and for Bremerton...

2013-03-14 16:24:34

CINCINNATI, March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Scripps Howard Foundation today announced the winners of its annual Scripps Howard Awards, honoring the best work in the communications industry and journalism education in 2012. Established in 1953, the Scripps Howard Foundation's national journalism awards competition is open to news organizations based in the U.S. and recognizes outstanding print, broadcast and online journalism in 15 categories. Two additional categories honor college...

2012-10-19 07:22:33

CINCINNATI, Oct. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Edward W. Scripps Trust, which has controlled The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) since the trust's inception in 1922, ended yesterday upon the death of Robert P. Scripps, a grandson of the founder. He was the last of Edward W. Scripps' descendants upon whom the duration of the trust was based. All of the assets of the trust, including Class A Common Shares and Common Voting Shares of The E.W. Scripps Company, will be distributed to certain...

2012-08-02 10:25:18

CINCINNATI, Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The directors of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) have elected Anne La Dow, a great-great-granddaughter of the company's founder, to serve on the board of directors. She succeeds John Burlingame, whose retirement became effective today. La Dow, 53, began her service yesterday and will serve the remainder of the term that expires at the 2013 shareholder meeting. "Anne's insights in the area of human resources are especially relevant as the...

2012-03-16 08:50:41

CINCINNATI, March 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Scripps Howard Foundation today announced the winners of its annual Scripps Howard Awards, honoring the best work in the communications industry and journalism education in 2011. Established in 1953, the Scripps Howard Foundation National Journalism Awards competition is open to news organizations based in the U.S. and recognizes outstanding print, broadcast and online journalism in 15 categories. Two additional categories honor...

2011-09-21 15:00:00

CINCINNATI, Sept. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has named Dave Hedge, a sales and marketing professional with more than 25 years of experience in local media organizations, as the publisher of the Abilene (Texas) Reporter-News. Hedge, 48, the director of advertising at the Evansville Courier & Press for the past five years, assumes his new role in Abilene immediately. The Reporter-News has circulation of 24,400 daily and 33,700 Sunday. Both the...

2011-09-19 15:15:00

CINCINNATI, Sept. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) today launched a reorganization of its digital operations, pulling all resources under one umbrella in a move to accelerate the launch of new products and services for quickly evolving digital platforms. "We're reorganizing and focusing our resources to ensure that our digital-platform consumers and advertisers in Scripps markets across the country are offered the very best products and services," said Rich...

2011-03-18 07:25:00

CINCINNATI, March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Scripps Howard Foundation today announced the winners of its annual Scripps Howard Awards, honoring the best work in the communications industry and journalism education in 2010. Established in 1953, the Scripps Howard Foundation National Journalism Awards competition is open to U.S. news organizations and recognizes outstanding print, broadcast and online journalism in 16 categories. Two additional categories honor college journalism and mass...

2009-03-18 09:19:00

CINCINNATI, March 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nackey E. Scagliotti, a great-granddaughter of the company's founder, will become chairwoman of The E.W. Scripps Company's (NYSE: SSP) board of directors on May 5. She will succeed William R. Burleigh, who is retiring after 10 years as chairman and nearly 50 additional years as a Scripps employee. In February, the board's nominating and governance committee recommended to the full board that Scagliotti be selected as chairwoman. Scripps...