• Bowling Green [KY] Daily News

    Bowling Green Fire Department retired Cpt. Bob Sanborn turns off a propane torch after lighting hay bales for C-Shift firefighters and members of the recruit class to complete live-fire training. (Grace Ramey / Bowling Green Daily News)

  • The State Journal [Frankfort, KY]

    Jonathan Scott dances with Kaydence Scott during the Franklin County High School Dance Team’s Her Royal Court Father and Daughter and Mother and Son Dance at the Frankfort Country Club. (Hannah Brown / State Journal)

  • The Coastland Times [Manteo, NC]

    A serene setting along the Outer Banks of North Carolina. (Danielle Puleo / The Coastland Times]

  • Shelby County [AL] Reporter

    Members of the Harlem Wizards sign autographs after a basketball performance at Shelby County High School. (Noah Wortham / Shelby County Reporter)

  • BNI by the numbers

    84 community newspapers
    53 magazines
    12 states served
    52 years of community newspaper management
    607 team members
    164 newsroom professionals
    116 sales professionals
    257,352 free circulation
    172,152 paid circulation
    429,504 total circulation
    163,692,281 digital page views a year


  • Our industry

    Our newspapers and websites are the best sources of news and information in the communities they serve and command top audience market share. More than 7 out of 10 consumers report regularly reading our newspapers and websites. More than 6 out of 10 say they use those products to make purchase decisions. Simply put, our products ring doorbells, cash registers, inboxes and telephones for our customers.

Company News

TUSCALOOSA, Alabama — James B. “Jim” Boone Jr., founder and chairman of the board of Boone Newsmedia, ...

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Our Newspapers

Boone Newsmedia, Inc. [BNI] owns and/or manages newspapers and free shopping guides in 91 communities.

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Our founders and leaders explain our history, philosophy and thoughts about our industry’s outlook.

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