• Shelby County [AL] Reporter

    Matthew Blount’s father Barry Blount in front of his son’s tombstone at the Alabama National Cemetery in Montevallo. The American Legion Matthew Blount Memorial Ride is held every year to honor fallen soldiers. (Keith McCoy / Shelby County Reporter)

  • The State Journal [Frankfort, KY]

    Ariana Rinehart with the Cincinnati Circus performs an aerial act during Bourbon Street on Broadway in Frankfort, Kentucky. The event was part of Bourbon on the Banks. (Hannah Brown / State Journal)

  • The Clanton [AL] Advertiser

    Jemison High School running back Matthew Brasher is brought down by the Demopolis Tigers defense. (Brandon Sumrall / Special to the Advertiser)

  • Suffolk [VA] News-Herald

    David Close, 7, mines for gems during the Suffolk Peanut Festival. (Jimmy LaRoue / Suffolk News-Herald)

  • 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.

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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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