Herald-Sun Sold To Kentucky-Based Group
Posted December 3, 2004 11:18 a.m. EST
DURHAM, N.C. — After more than 100 years under the leadership of the same family, the
is about to get a new owner.
The newspaper is being sold to the Paxton Media Group, a family-owned newspaper company based in Kentucky.
Paxton also owns other North Carolina papers, including the
The newspaper has been a part of Durham since 1889. The transfer of ownership is expected to take effect early next year.