Sales manager leads at 4 papers


Laurie Ragle, a 13-year staff member at The Herald-Times (Bloomington), has been named advertising sales manager for all four Hoosier Times newspapers.

She will head advertising efforts at The Herald-Times, the Times-Mail (Bedford), the Reporter-Times (Martinsville) and the Mooresville-Decatur Times.

Ragle, an Edgewood High School graduate, said Hoosier Times publications try to meet customers’ needs with a variety of products.

The advertising depart­ments, which offer display, digital and classified ads, see themselves as business partners with customers, she said.