The Athens News Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1977

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 1

The Athens News General Information


Publisher of a weekly controlled circulation newspaper intended to serve readers in Athens, Ohio and surrounding areas. The company's newspaper provides in-depth local news reporting on sports, politics, entertainment, current events, fashion, lifestyle and also features campus news and an extensive classified advertising section.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Parent Company
Corporate Office
  • 9300 Johnson Road
  • Athens, OH 45701
  • United States
+1 (740) 000-0000

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The Athens News Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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The Athens News Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board Seat
Terry Smith Chief Editor
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The Athens News FAQs

  • When was The Athens News founded?

    The Athens News was founded in 1977.

  • Where is The Athens News headquartered?

    The Athens News is headquartered in Athens, OH.

  • What industry is The Athens News in?

    The Athens News’s primary industry is Publishing.

  • Is The Athens News a private or public company?

    The Athens News is a Private company.

  • What is The Athens News’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for The Athens News is 000000.

  • When was The Athens News acquired?

    The Athens News was acquired on 24-Sep-2014.

  • Who acquired The Athens News?

    The Athens News was acquired by Adams Publishing Group.

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