Edwards tapped as Clarion-Ledger publisher

Nathan Edwards will be the next president and publisher of The Clarion-Ledger and Mississippi Media, announced Michael Kane, president of Gannett East Group, on Tuesday.

“Nate brings experience, energy, commitment and a passion for community journalism to the Jackson market. He will make a difference,” Kane said.

Edwards has been general manager of the Hattiesburg American since March.

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