Press Releases

Paul Scripps capping 30-year career

Wed, December 26, 2001

CINCINNATI – Paul K. Scripps, a sixth generation journalist who for more than 30 years has put into action his family’s ancestral love for the...

Scripps reports November revenues

Wed, December 12, 2001

CINCINNATI – The E. W. Scripps Company’s consolidated revenues for November were $131 million, down 4.7 percent on a pro forma basis from the same...

Scripps provides financial outlook for 2002

Wed, December 12, 2001

NEW YORK – Senior managers of The E. W. Scripps Company today provided a general financial outlook for 2002 during a presentation at the Credit...

Scripps to discuss business strategy at CS First Boston media conference

Fri, November 30, 2001

CINCINNATI – Kenneth W. Lowe, president and CEO of The E.W. Scripps Company; Richard A. Boehne, executive vice president; and Daniel J. Castellini,...

Scripps reports October revenues

Mon, November 12, 2001

CINCINNATI – The E. W. Scripps Company’s consolidated revenues for October were $122 million on a pro forma basis vs. $145 million for the same...

Peterson named VP/ general manager of WPTV in West Palm Beach, Fla.

Thu, October 18, 2001

CINCINNATI – Bill Peterson, a veteran broadcast television executive with nearly 30 years of news and station management experience, has been named...

Scripps reports third quarter earnings

Wed, October 10, 2001

CINCINNATI - The E.W. Scripps Company's operating cash flow from core operations was $86.3 million in the third quarter of 2001 compared to $104...

Scripps reports revenues for August

Tue, September 18, 2001

CINCINNATI – The E. W. Scripps Company’s consolidated revenues for August were $115 million, down 1.3 percent on a pro forma basis from the same...

McElroy named editor of The Knoxville News-Sentinel

Tue, September 11, 2001

CINCINNATI – Jack McElroy, a veteran newsroom leader who helped guide the Rocky Mountain News in Denver to its first Pulitzer Prize, has been named...

Scripps to discuss strategy at ABN AMRO conference

Fri, September 07, 2001

CINCINNATI – Richard A. Boehne, executive vice president of The E.W. Scripps Company, and Alan M. Horton, senior vice president of newspapers, will...

Scripps Howard Foundation names winners of “Most Valuable Staffer” broadcast competition

Fri, August 31, 2001

CINCINNATI –The Scripps Howard Foundation has named the five winners of its second “Most Valuable Staffer” broadcast competition, which was open to...

Scripps Howard Foundation sponsoring competition for 'Most Valuable Staffer'

Wed, August 29, 2001

CINCINNATI – The Scripps Howard Foundation, in partnership with College Media Advisers Inc., is accepting nominations for the third annual national...

Scripps names Temple publisher of Rocky Mountain News in Denver

Wed, August 29, 2001

CINCINNATI – John Temple, who led the editorial staff of Denver’s Rocky Mountain News to its first Pulitzer Prize, has been named publisher of the...

Kerr named business manager of Press Journal in Vero Beach, Fla.

Mon, August 13, 2001

CINCINNATI – Kim Kerr has been named business manager of the Press Journal in Vero Beach, Fla., effective immediately. Kerr’s appointment to this...

Scripps reports revenues for July

Thu, August 09, 2001

CINCINNATI - The E. W. Scripps Company's pro forma consolidated revenues for July were $112 million, down 1.9 percent from the same month a year...

Ware named editor of The Sun in Bremerton <br> Brewer promoted to editor of The Albuquerque Tribune

Mon, August 06, 2001

CINCINNATI – Scott Ware, editor of The Albuquerque Tribune, has been named editor of The Sun in Bremerton, Wash., effective Aug. 1.Kelly Brewer,...

Hicks retiring as president and general manager of Press Journal in Vero Beach, Fla.

Mon, August 06, 2001

CINCINNATI – Darryl Hicks, general manager of the Press Journal in Vero Beach, Fla., since 1985 and president of the newspaper since 1996, is...

Harry Moskos retiring as editor of The Knoxville News-Sentinel

Mon, August 06, 2001

CINCINNATI – Veteran newsman Harry Moskos, capping a 50-year career in journalism, will retire as vice president and editor of The Knoxville...

Lansing named senior vice president of Scripps broadcast television group

Mon, August 06, 2001

CINCINNATI – John F. Lansing has been named senior vice president of The E.W. Scripps Company's broadcast television station subsidiary, effective...

Scripps Howard Foundation names Top Ten Scholarship winners

Tue, June 19, 2001

CINCINNATI – The Scripps Howard Foundation today awarded $100,000 in scholarships to 10 college journalism students from across the U.S. who were...

Scripps reports revenues for May

Thu, June 14, 2001

CINCINNATI – The E. W. Scripps Company’s consolidated revenues for May were $128 million, down 1.7 percent from the same month a year ago on a pro...

Scripps to discuss business strategy at Mid-Year Media Review

Thu, June 14, 2001

CINCINNATI – Kenneth W. Lowe, president and CEO of The E.W. Scripps Company; Richard A. Boehne, executive vice president; and Daniel J. Castellini,...

Hart retiring as Scripps TV vice president

Mon, June 11, 2001

CINCINNATI – James M. Hart, senior vice president of The E. W. Scripps Company’s television station group subsidiary, is retiring effective July 1....

Kuprionis elected Scripps vice president

Mon, June 04, 2001

CINCINNATI – M. Denise Kuprionis, corporate secretary and director of legal affairs for The E. W. Scripps Company, has been elected a vice...

Scripps reports April revenues

Thu, May 10, 2001

CINCINNATI – The E. W. Scripps Company’s pro forma consolidated revenues for April were $132 million, nearly even with the same month a year ago....

Knue ends two decades at helm of The Post; succeeded by news veteran Mike Philipps

Tue, April 24, 2001

CINCINNATI - After more than two decades at the helm, Paul Knue is stepping down as editor of The Cincinnati Post. He will be succeeded, effective...

Scripps to discuss business strategy at A.G. Edwards conference

Mon, April 23, 2001

CINCINNATI - Ken Lowe, president and CEO of The E.W. Scripps Company, and Rich Boehne, executive vice president, will discuss the company’s...

Scripps reports February revenues

Mon, March 12, 2001

CINCINNATI – The E. W. Scripps Company’s pro forma consolidated revenues for February were $115 million, up slightly from the same month a year...

Scripps to discuss business strategy at Bear Stearns conference

Fri, March 02, 2001

CINCINNATI – Kenneth W. Lowe, president and CEO of The E.W. Scripps Company, will discuss the company’s business strategy Monday, March 5, during...

Scripps Howard Foundation endows $1 million for Burleigh, Scripps professorship at Marquette

Mon, February 19, 2001

CINCINNATI – The Scripps Howard Foundation has endowed $1 million to establish the William R. Burleigh and E. W. Scripps Professorship and the...

Scripps increases quarterly dividend to 15 cents

Tue, February 13, 2001

CINCINNATI, Ohio - The Board of Directors of The E.W. Scripps Company today increased its quarterly dividend to 15 cents ($0.15) per share, a 7...

Scripps Howard Foundation to sponsor search for 'Most Valuable' college broadcast staffer

Mon, February 12, 2001

CINCINNATI – The Scripps Howard Foundation, in partnership with College Media Advisers Inc., is accepting nominations for the second annual...

Scripps Howard Foundation names judges for annual National Journalism Awards

Mon, February 12, 2001

CINCINNATI – The Scripps Howard Foundation has announced the names of 27 journalists and media professionals who will judge the National Journalism...

Scripps names chief technology officer

Mon, February 12, 2001

CINCINNATI – The E. W. Scripps Company, as part of its strategy to deliver informative and entertaining content over the growing array of...

Scripps reports January revenues

Fri, February 09, 2001

CINCINNATI – The E. W. Scripps Company’s pro forma consolidated revenues were $111 million in January, matching revenues for the same month a year...

Scripps Networks names Ken Solomon president of Fine Living

Tue, February 06, 2001

Successful Television and New Media Executive to Lead Development of Fourth Major Scripps BrandScripps Networks, one of the nation's...

Kronley named VP/general manager of KJRH-TV in Tulsa

Mon, February 05, 2001

CINCINNATI – Michael Kronley, an award winning television journalist and 25-year broadcast industry veteran, has been named vice president and...

Scripps Howard Foundation National Roundtable to explore roles of media businesses, journalism

Mon, February 05, 2001

CINCINNATI – The annual Scripps Howard Foundation National Roundtable will convene in Washington D.C. Feb. 17 to explore the increasingly complex...

Scripps Howard Foundation names winners of 'Most Valuable Staffer' competition

Thu, February 01, 2001

CINCINNATI –The Scripps Howard Foundation has named the five winners of its annual “Most Valuable Staffer” competition, which was open to U.S....

Scripps operating cash flow up 19 percent

Tue, January 23, 2001

CINCINNATI - The E.W. Scripps Company's operating cash flow increased 19 percent to $104 million in the third quarter, excluding unusual items and...

Scripps operating cash flow up 17 percent

Tue, January 23, 2001

CINCINNATI - The E.W. Scripps CompanyЎs operating cash flow from core operations increased 17 percent to $136 million in the fourth quarter of...

Donahue retiring as VP/general manager of KJRH-TV in Tulsa

Mon, January 22, 2001

CINCINNATI – William J. Donahue, vice president and general manager of KJRH-TV in Tulsa, Okla., will retire March 31, ending a career in television...

Temple named president of Rocky Mountain News

Mon, January 22, 2001

CINCINNATI – John Temple, who led the editorial staff of Denver’s Rocky Mountain News to its first Pulitzer Prize in 1999, has been named president...

Scripps, PAX forge joint sales agreements in Kansas City, West Palm Beach, Tulsa

Wed, January 10, 2001

CINCINNATI – The E. W. Scripps Company today announced that its NBC-affiliated television stations in West Palm Beach, Fla.; Kansas City, Mo.; and...

Scripps to discuss business strategy at Salomon Smith Barney conference

Mon, January 08, 2001

CINCINNATI – Senior managers of The E.W. Scripps Company will discuss the company’s business strategy Tuesday, Jan. 9, during Salomon Smith Barney’...

Scripps, MediaNews set to implement joint operating agreement in Denver

Fri, January 05, 2001

CINCINNATI – The E.W. Scripps Company and MediaNews Group are set to merge the business and production operations of the Denver Rocky Mountain News...