Tagged: log cabin democrat

In Print, Grim Numbers But Some Successes

by Kyle Massey 5/28/2018 12:00 am

Numbers in the new Arkansas Media Directory from the Arkansas Press Association offer a wealth of detail on the state’s 82 weekly, nine semiweekly and 21 daily newspapers. But for fans of the inky publishing industry, they make for pretty grim reading.

Two Editors Lost In a Battered Industry

by Kyle Massey 5/14/2018 12:00 am

The Denver Post and the Log Cabin Democrat lost splendid editors this month, both exemplars of Arkansas journalism and former newsroom colleagues of mine.

David McCollum, Decorated Conway Sports Writer, Dies at 68

by Kyle Massey 4/30/2018 5:04 pm

David McCollum, the Arkansas sportswriter who covered Olympic Games and NCAA championships but was best known for writing about local athletes for nearly four decades at the Log Cabin Democrat in Conway, died Monday after heart surgery in North Little Rock.

Thoughts on Sinclair, After Working for John Robert Starr

by Kyle Massey 4/16/2018 12:00 am

No, local news folks shouldn’t be pledging their bosses’ allegiance to Trump in the media wars. But they are at financial gunpoint.

What’s the North Metro? To Log Cabin Democrat, an Opportunity

by Kyle Massey 3/26/2018 12:00 am

The Log Cabin Democrat in Conway introduced the North Metro Business Journal this month, partnering with the Conway Area Chamber of Commerce to highlight real estate news, groundbreakings, construction and company innovations in the area around Conway.

Sublett to Lead GateHouse Papers in Conway, Clinton, Heber Springs

by Kyle Massey 1/8/2018 10:55 am

GateHouse Media names Kelly Sublett as its group publisher for newspapers in Conway, Clinton and Heber Springs.

David McCollum Looks Back on 50 Years of Sports, and the Wider World

by Kyle Massey 8/21/2017 12:00 am

Memories came rushing back last week as David McCollum reviewed a half-century of writing sports, including a stint at the Arkansas Democrat and then 35 years at the Log Cabin Democrat in Conway.

GateHouse Buys Log Cabin, Other Morris Publications for $120M

by Kyle Massey 8/9/2017 11:26 am

Months of speculation about a possible sale of the Log Cabin Democrat, Conway's daily newspaper, came to fruition early Wednesday when Morris Communications announced a sale to GateHouse Media.

Three Women Take Charge at Log Cabin Democrat

by Kyle Massey 3/20/2017 12:00 am

Cynthia Crabb, Betsey Barham and Kelly Sublett took over officially last week as the Log Cabin Democrat, Conway’s daily newspaper, dispensed with having a publisher.

For Now, Log Cabin Democrat Stays Hitched to Morris Communications

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/6/2017 12:00 am

Whispers have been growing that the Log Cabin Democrat of Conway may be sold to Gatehouse Media Inc., which in recent years has snapped up Arkansas dailies like the Pine Bluff Commercial and Southwest Times Record in Fort Smith.

Log Cabin Democrat Changes Won't Reduce Staff Numbers

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/10/2015 12:00 am

The recent departure of the assistant managing editor of the Log Cabin Democrat apparently won’t result in a shrinking newsroom.

Log Cabin Democrat Changes Up Staff

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/1/2015 12:00 am

Zach Ahrens, publisher of the Faulkner County's Log Cabin Democrat, said he has been pleased with recent adjustments in the newsroom that phased out the editor role as a standalone position.

Log Cabin Democrat Announces Richard Duke as New Editor

by Kate Knable 12/17/2012 12:00 am

Alan English, publisher of the Log Cabin Democrat in Conway, on Dec. 6 named Richard Duke editor of the daily newspaper.

Rick Fahr to Introduce UAV Videos for River Valley Leader

by Kate Knable 12/10/2012 12:00 am

Rick Fahr, the new general manager and publisher of the online-only River Valley Leader, plans to enhance his media company’s news coverage with streaming video shot by an unmanned aerial vehicle.

Rick Fahr Hired as GM, Publisher of the River Valley Leader

by Kate Knable 12/4/2012 11:08 am

Former Log Cabin Democrat publisher Rick Fahr is now general manager and publisher of the online-only River Valley Leader.

Log Cabin Democrat Gains New Publisher Alan English

by Kate Knable 10/22/2012 12:00 am

Morris Publishing Group has named Alan English publisher of the Log Cabin Democrat in Conway.

Living in Arkansas' Resource Guide: Important Phone Numbers, Contacts

by Living in Arkansas staff 8/1/2008 12:00 am

This guide will help you find information on everything from volunteer opportunities and continuing education classes to state agencies and recreation, making your move to Arkansas a smooth ride.