A New York native who recently was named one of the newspaper
industry’s top editors under 35 has been appointed executive editor of
The Times Leader and the Wilkes-Barre Publishing group of community papers.
Spohr, who comes to The Times Leader from The Sentinel in Carlisle,
will step into his new role on Sept. 16, according to an announcement
made Wednesday by Walt T. Lafferty, regional business development
director and general manager.