City editor named at J&C


The Journal & Courier announces the appointment of David Smith as city editor.

Smith, a native of Lafayette, joined the Journal & Courier in 1983 as its agricultural news reporter.

He worked the past 12 years as projects and database editor. Prior to joining the Journal & Courier, he worked for the Journal-Review (Crawfordsville) as its news editor.

Smith earned a bachelor’s degree in newspaper journalism from California State University – Long Beach in 1981.