By: E&P Staff
John Alred has been appointed publisher of The Cleburne (Texas) News.
Alred currently serves as publisher of two other weeklies owned by Consolidated Publishing Co., The Jacksonville News and the Piedmont Journal, and will continue in that capacity.
Alred joined the Jacksonville News in 2006 and was soon named managing editor of that paper and the Piedmont Journal before being named publisher of both titles. Previously, he spent 32 years at The Gadsden Times in various roles in the newsroom and creative manager of the advertising department.