Winthrop University alumna Sara Johnson Borton was named president and publisher of The State Wednesday, only the second woman to hold the top post at the McClatchy Co.-owned newspaper in Columbia.

Borton, 55, is now president and publisher of McClatchy’s two Lowcountry newspapers, The Island Packet and The Beaufort Gazette, and will continue in that role.


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