(The following is a reformatted version of a press release
issued by BH Media Group and received via electronic mail. The
release was confirmed by the sender.)
January 31, 2013
BH Media Group today acquired the Greensboro (NC) News & Record
from Landmark Media Enterprises. The News & Record is a 58,000
daily and 86,000 circulation Sunday newspaper serving Guilford
County and the surrounding region.
The News & Record is the leading provider of local news and
information for the Greensboro area. Additionally, News-Record.com is the largest and best read newspaper web site in
The News & Record has been owned by Landmark since 1965 and will
now join a group of World Media Enterprises newspapers that
serve a wide variety of North Carolina communities.
“We’re delighted to have the Greensboro News & Record join our
growing family of newspapers,” said Terry Kroeger, CEO of the BH
Media Group. “The News & Record is a great fit with our
newspapers in North Carolina. We welcome the Greensboro
employees into the BH Media family.”
“While we will miss the many talented and dedicated employees of
the News & Record, we are pleased they will be joining a company
such as BH Media that is committed to the future of newspapers,”
said Michael Abernathy President of Landmark Media Enterprises
BH Media Group, headquarted in Omaha, is a wholly owned
subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Company (NYSE: BRK.A and
BRK.B). BH Media Group now owns 26 daily newspapers and related
weekly newpapers in Nebraska, Iowa, Texas, Virginia, North
Carolina, South Carolina, Alabama and Florida.
Joel W. Long
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