By: E&P Staff
Thomas E. Spargur has been named general manager of the Culpeper (Va.) Star-Exponent and its related products, including starexponent.com and the Culpeper News.
Since 2007 Spargur has served as publisher of the Middlesboro Daily News and other publications in eastern Kentucky. Before that, he was group publisher and regional corporate director of advertising for five weekly newspapers owned by Womack Publishing Co. in Troy, N.C., from 2004-2007.
Previously, he was publisher/general manager of the Salem (Ohio) News from 1990-1997 and served as group publisher and regional sales director of the Colorado Community Newspapers in Littleton from 1997-2004.
“Tom is a strong leader who will help to grow the Star-Exponent’s role in the Culpeper community,” Bruce Potter, regional publisher for Media General’s Northern Virginia group, said in a statement.