By: E&P Staff
John L. Tucker has been named publisher of the McAlester (Okla.) News-Capital, succeeding John M. Tucker.
John L. Tucker has served as advertising director of The Edmond (Okla.) Sun since 2004. Before that, he served as advertising director for the Jefferson City (Mo.) News Tribune from 2001 to 2004. He was publisher of The Marshall Democrat-News in Saline County, Mo., from 1977 to 1982, and then served as publisher of The Shawnee (Okla.) News-Star from 1982 to 2001.
John M. Tucker, the McAlester News-Capital’s previous publisher, will become publisher at newspapers in Jeffersonville and New Albany, Ind.