Orear Named General Manager/Editor of Red Oak Express


Greg Orear has been named general manager/editor of the Red Oak Express, Red Oak, IA effective May 26.  Red Oak Express is a weekly newspaper with a circulation of 3,695.


Orear most recently served as editor of the Kirksville Daily Express in Kirksville, MO.  He was the managing editor of the Linn County Leader for a year and the managing editor of the Daily News Bulletin for nine years.  Both newspapers are in Brookfield, MO. 


He has a Bachelor of Arts from Truman State University, majoring in communications with an emphasis in journalism.


Landmark Community Newspapers, LLC publishes 56 paid newspapers in 13 states.  Four are dailies, five triweeklies, six semiweeklies, and 41 weeklies.  LCNI also publishes 41 free newspapers and shoppers, 29 special-interest publications, and operates 16 web offset commercial printing plants.  Landmark Sports Group operates seven nationally circulated collegiate sports publications.


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