Renee Carey has been appointed editor of The Sharon (Pa.) Herald. She is the first woman to hold the post in the newspaper’s 152-year history.
Carey will oversee The Herald’s news, sports and photography departments for both print and online content.
Carey spent the last 11 years as the editor of The Goldsboro (N.C.) News-Argus. Prior to that, she led the newsroom at the Griffin (Ga.) Daily News. She began her career as a reporter, and later took the reins as the managing editor, of The Ironton (Ohio) Tribune.