Gannett/USA Today seeks an election opinion writer

Gannett is looking for a talented, creative, and thoughtful election-focused opinion columnist to join our nationwide election team. As an Opinion Columnist covering the 2024 election, you will play a vital role in shaping public discourse and engaging our audience in meaningful conversations about the political landscape, candidates, and key issues of the upcoming election. […]

Kenmore to join States Newsroom’s new S.C. bureau

States Newsroom has hired Abe Kenmore in its new South Carolina bureau. Currently, he is a statewide reporter at The Augusta Chronicle, part of the Gannett | USA Today Network. Kenmore wrote on X/Twitter: “I’ve really enjoyed covering Georgia the past few years, and I’m going to miss it, but also excited to be part […]

Gannett names Russell VP/region editor for South

Gannett | USA Today Network has appointed Mark Russell VP and region editor for the South. He will continue to serve as executive editor of The Commercial Appeal in Memphis. In his new role, Russell will oversee 18 newsrooms in Tennessee, Mississippi, North Carolina and South Carolina. Before that, he worked as an opinion and engagement […]

Law360 hires McLoone as tax researcher

Jack McLoone has joined Law360 as a tax researcher. Recently, he was a digital producer at Gannett | USA Today Network, where he coordinated with multiple newsroom managers across the region and network to coordinate newsroom content with audiences. McLoone also served as a digital producer at the Asbury Park Press and was a social […]

Courier-Post reporter Trethan departs South Jersey for USA Today

Phaedra Trethan will join USA Today on Oct. 16. Trethan has been working at the Courier-Post in South Jersey, part of the Gannett | USA Today Network since April 2007. During this time, she has served as an entertainment editor, writer, assistant new media editor, content editor and news reporter. Previously, she worked at The […]

Gannett | USA Today Network promotes Moore to photo editor

Di’Amond Moore, an associate photo editor at Gannett | USA Today Network, has taken on the role of photo editor. Previously, Moore interned at the Detroit Free Press, Chalkbeat and NPR. Moore has a B.A. in journalism from Michigan State University, where he was a photographer at the student newspaper The State News.

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel adds staff in investigations and data

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel has tapped Quinn Clark to serve on the investigations team and Eva Wen to serve as a data reporter.   Clark joined the Journal Sentinel in July 2022 as a reporter. Before that, she reported for Milwaukee’s alternative weekly covering arts, entertainment, culture and dining The Shepherd Express, and also for […]

Gannett appoints Barnes consumer advocate reporter

Gannett | USA Today Network has tapped Emily Barnes to serve as a consumer advocate reporter. She has joined the New York state team and is based in Rochester. Barnes joined the Gannett | USA Today Network as a government accountability intern in June 2021. Her most recent role was that of culture and changing […]

The Oklahoman taps Davis to serve as high school sports reporter

Jordan Davis, a sports writing intern at Gannett-owned Clarion-Ledger in Jackson, Miss., has taken on the role of high school sports reporter at another Gannett title, The Oklahoman. Davis will begin on Aug. 28. Previously, he was a fellow at NBCU Academy and held the post of sports editor at The A&T Register, the student […]