Hoosier journalist moves south

Tony Cotton
Tony Cotton

Tony Cotten recently accepted the position of publisher of the Oldham Era newspaper in La Grange, Ky.

The Old­­­­ham Era is a 5,400 paid broadsheet weekly that serves Oldham County and the towns of Buckner, Crestwood, Goshen, La Grange, Pewee Valley and Prospect. The Oldham Era also publishes The Marketplace, a 24,000-circulation shopper, and is a part of the Landmark Com­­­munity Newspapers Corp.

Cotten, the former publisher of The Daily Sun and Sun Times newspapers in Boone County, Ind., arrives at the Era with seven years of newspaper leadership experience. Cotten’s Indiana papers were members of HSPA.