Cox Selling Some Local Newspapers

An announcement today will mean new ownership for some local newspapers.

Cox Enterprises, Inc., says it intends to sell all of its community newspapers.

That includes The Longview News-Journal, The Marshall News Messenger, The Lufkin Daily News and The Daily Sentinel from Nacogdoches.

The company says it is selling its newspapers, and a few other enterprises, to maintain stable financial performance and to pay down their debt.

Cathryn Khalil / ckhalil@kltv.com