• Shelby County [AL] Reporter

    Shawn Winn fires a cannon at Pelham Cemetery after displaying his flag retirement Eagle Scout project. (Jeremy Raines | Shelby County Reporter)

  • L’Observateur [LaPlace, LA]

    St. John Sheriff’s Deputies lead the Juneteenth March in unity with local residents. Participants peacefully marched to the Parish Government Complex building where there was a program with guest speakers. (Angel Bullock | L’Observateur)

  • The Clanton [AL] Advertiser

    Young soccer players celebrate a goal with instructor Mikaela Meechan during the YMCA of Chilton County’s annual summer soccer camp. (Anthony Richards | Clanton Advertiser)

  • Atmore [AL] Advance

    Participants in a peaceful protest march down the street near downtown Atmore. (Andrew Garner | Atmore Advance)

  • BNI by the numbers

    83 community newspapers
    50 magazines
    12 states served
    50 years of community newspaper management
    580 team members
    154 newsroom professionals
    111 sales professionals
    252,555 free circulation
    165,760 paid circulation
    418,315 total circulation
    151,756,808 digital page views a year


  • Our industry

    Our newspapers and websites are the best sources of news and information in the communities they serve and command top audience market share. More than 7 out of 10 consumers report regularly reading our newspapers and websites. More than 6 out of 10 say they use those products to make purchase decisions. Simply put, our products ring doorbells, cash registers, inboxes and telephones for our customers.

Company News

Rex Maynor, 57, has been named publisher of The Natchez Democrat, Natchez The Magazine, The Brookhaven Daily ...

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Our Newspapers

Boone Newspapers, Inc. [BNI] owns and/or manages newspapers and free shopping guides in 91 communities.

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Our founders and leaders explain our history, philosophy and thoughts about our industry’s outlook.

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