Post Tagged with: "Gannett"

Asheville Citizen-Times staff shrinks again as work consolidated in Nashville

Asheville Citizen-Times staff shrinks again as work consolidated in Nashville

Three more newsroom jobs are being cut at the newspaper.

by April 17, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
SOLD: Asheville Citizen-Times newspaper building for $5.25 million

SOLD: Asheville Citizen-Times newspaper building for $5.25 million

The newspaper plans to lease back space and remain, while the entire interior is renovated for new tenants.

by April 6, 2018 4 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Buncombe commissioners, sheriff clash

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Buncombe commissioners, sheriff clash

Buncombe commissioners have been at odds with Buncombe County Sheriff Van Duncan before; most recently over Duncan’s proposal for a new jail, which commissioners have opposed.

by April 3, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Word on the street: Asheville Citizen-Times building is being sold

Word on the street: Asheville Citizen-Times building is being sold

The number of employees working out of the Asheville Citizen-Times building at 14 O’Henry Ave. has been cut dramatically over the past decade.

by February 12, 2018 4 comments Asheville News
More layoffs at Asheville Citizen-Times

More layoffs at Asheville Citizen-Times

Gannett, the newspaper’s corporate parent company, earlier this month announced it was cutting less than 1 percent of its workforce as part of restructuring.

by September 18, 2017 12 comments Asheville News
Former Asheville Citizen-Times publisher, editorial writers launch commentary site

Former Asheville Citizen-Times publisher, editorial writers launch commentary site

Carolina Commentary encourages news organizations to share their editorials.

by July 7, 2017 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: More tacos coming to Asheville as Mountain Madre, BarTaco prepare to open

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: More tacos coming to Asheville as Mountain Madre, BarTaco prepare to open

Also, the Asheville Art Museum is planning to open temporary offices on Biltmore Avenue, and much more.

by October 31, 2016 6 comments Asheville News, feature
Sacked! Asheville Citizen-Times lays off 9, including Tony Kiss, the Beer Guy

Sacked! Asheville Citizen-Times lays off 9, including Tony Kiss, the Beer Guy

The latest round of newspaper layoffs is more evidence of the unstoppable decline in print advertising.

by October 25, 2016 9 comments Asheville News, feature
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Sonora restaurant, Crucible bar now open in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Sonora restaurant, Crucible bar now open in Asheville

Also, Crucible bar in the River Arts District is open, and much more.

by October 25, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
With Awtry out as Asheville Citizen-Times editor, who will lead the newsroom of the future?

With Awtry out as Asheville Citizen-Times editor, who will lead the newsroom of the future?

Awtry oversaw a dramatic newsroom reorganization and oversaw another round of layoffs during his short tenure.

by March 4, 2016 5 comments Asheville News
The short goodbye: Tuesday was last day for Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom staffers out under reorg

The short goodbye: Tuesday was last day for Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom staffers out under reorg

Veteran reporter Barbara Blake and photographer John Coutlakis bid farewell in two very different columns, one nostalgic, one gut-wrenching.

by September 3, 2014 5 comments Asheville News
Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom loses 7 employees in reorganization

Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom loses 7 employees in reorganization

It’s another sorrowful day at the Asheville Citizen-Times.

by August 22, 2014 33 comments Asheville News
Update: Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom staffers reapply for jobs under restructuring

Update: Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom staffers reapply for jobs under restructuring

At least four newsroom employees have decided not to reapply for their jobs, including reporter Barbara Blake, who has been at the newspaper for four decades.

by August 6, 2014 26 comments Asheville News
More Asheville Citizen-Times copy editing from 400 miles away as Gannett consolidates workflow

More Asheville Citizen-Times copy editing from 400 miles away as Gannett consolidates workflow

The likely results? The remaining copy editors in Asheville will be re-assigned, and more editing errors.

by July 28, 2014 8 comments Asheville News
NYT: Gannett to add sections of USA Today to local newspaper, including Asheville Citizen-Times

NYT: Gannett to add sections of USA Today to local newspaper, including Asheville Citizen-Times

Word on the street is that the Gannett-owned Asheville Citizen-Times will be one of the papers to see the 12-14 pages of USA Today content.

by December 11, 2013 17 comments Asheville News

Asheville Citizen-Times web content could end up behind pay wall next year

Gannet Blog reports that Gannett is planning to extend pay walls to more of its newspaper websites early next year. The company has been experimenting w pay walls at three locations, including Tallahassee, were former Asheville Citizen-Times editor Bob Gabordi now works as editor. From Gannett Blog: In a major shift in digital strategy, CEO¬†Gracia Martore¬†told Wall Street stock analysts[Read More…]

by December 12, 2011 8 comments Asheville News