Aaron Kirchoff has accepted the position of managing editor for the Rushville Repub­lican.

Kirchoff has been with Com­munity Newspaper Holdings Inc. since 1998, where he began covering news and sports for the Greensburg Daily News.

He then worked as regional sports editor, covering sports for both Decatur and Rush counties.

“I am excited about the new challenges ahead and look forward to continuing to work and cover events in our great community,” Kirchoff said.

Kirchoff is a graduate of Ball State University. He lives in Rushville with his wife of 22 years, Lisa, and two daughters.

— Rushville Repub­lican