ROANOKE RAPIDS, N.C. — Paxton Media Group of Kentucky is buying a newspaper in North Carolina. The Daily Herald of Roanoke Rapids reported it has been purchased by Paxton from Wick Communications.
Paxton Media of Paducah owns 35 daily newspapers, a television station and numerous weekly publications.
President and CEO David Paxton said the company appreciates the chance to purchase the Daily Herald.
The Roanoke Rapids newspaper will be part of a group of 10 daily newspapers in the North Carolina, Tennessee, Georgia division.