The Rantoul Press printed its remaining version this week (story in Enterprise Additional, C-4), leaving Editor Dave Hinton “feeling unhealthy for our readers. It virtually appears like a loss of life within the household.”
Hinton mentioned he was touched by the response from reminiscing readers this week — in addition to the demand for the ultimate, memento challenge.
Within the newspaper enterprise for greater than 40 years, Hinton took nice delight in delivering prime content material as Rantoul’s go-to supply for information since he took the job in 2006. Beginning this week, the delight of Parkland Faculty will deliver that very same skilled, aggressive method to our newsroom.
I’m completely satisfied to announce Hinton because the editor of The Information-Gazette’s
Our County part, which we unveiled in June as a option to beef up protection within the cities and villages surrounding Champaign-Urbana. His veteran presence — he began on the Paxton Report in 1978 — will permit us to broaden the part in a time when many newspapers are reducing again.
“Newspapers present an important service, rather more than a 30-second sound chunk ever can,” mentioned Hinton, a married father of three. “I’m wanting ahead to attending to know an even bigger space higher, and I’m glad I’ll nonetheless be capable of cowl Rantoul.”
To achieve Hinton, electronic mail email@example.com or name 217-249-2404.
Coming quickly …We’ve put the wraps on a 48-page vacation challenge of At House journal, one in all our favorites to provide annually. It is going to be obtainable in our foyer later this month. To line up a duplicate, electronic mail firstname.lastname@example.org or name 217-393-8261.