Greg Fallon has been named to lead The Star Press news­room.

Pre­viously digital editor of the Muncie news­paper, Fallon had been acting editor since March.

His new title is man­aging editor.

Fallon has been with The Star Press for 10 years.

He began his career at The Star Press as a part-time sports reporter in 2003, while he was still a journalism student at Ball State University. He graduated in 2004, the same year he became a full-time sports reporter and copy editor. He was sports editor from 2007 until 2012.

Fallon was promoted to digital editor in 2012, overseeing the growing online and social media presence of The Star Press, as well as the photo and video departments.

Fallon replaces Lisa Nellessen-Lara, who became executive editor at another Gannett property in Florida.

– The Star Press