Atlanta Daily World Sold to Detroit Group

Posted on March 19, 2012


by: Shelia M. Poole | The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

A partnership headed by several Real Times Media owners, including William F. Pickard and Hiram E. Jackson, bought the 84-year-old newspaper for an undisclosed price. It becomes part of a growing multimedia group that includes The Michigan Chronicle and The Tri-State Defender in Memphis.

M. Alexis Scott will stay on as publisher of the newspaper founded by her grandfather W. A. Scott II.

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