Hattiesburg American newspaper announces management changes

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The Hattiesburg American announced Thursday it has restructured its newsroom management team.


Managing editor Dan Davis, who has been at the paper for six years, will now hold the top position in the newsroom.

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The position of executive editor, held by Kathleen Williams for the past four years, will be eliminated.


General Manager Tracie Fowler announced the changes were made "to retain a commitment to quality journalism while responding to a shrinking economy."