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May 20, 2015, 13:00 ET

Spellers Converge for 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee

285 spellers from eight countries will compete this year for the coveted title of champion at the 88th annual Scripps National Spelling Bee. The...

May 20, 2015, 12:43 ET

Scripps Offers Insights into Nation's First All Pencil-Beam Proton Center

The nation's first and only proton therapy center to treat patients exclusively with pencil-beam scanning is reporting exceptional results in...

May 19, 2015, 08:00 ET

Scripps National Spelling Bee Names Microsoft and Words With Friends as Official Broadcast Sponsors

 The nation's largest and longest-running educational program is joining with two highly regarded and internationally known consumer brands to...

May 12, 2015, 11:00 ET
Peter Noll

Scripps names Noll VP/GM of KERO in Bakersfield, California

Peter Noll, an innovative television leader with more than 20 years of news and marketing experience, is returning to The E.W. Scripps Company...

May 08, 2015, 08:06 ET

Scripps reports first-quarter results

 The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) today reported operating results for the first quarter of 2015. Unless otherwise indicated, all operating...

May 07, 2015, 14:00 ET

Scripps appoints new treasurer

 The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has expanded the role of one of its long-time financial executives. Doug Lyons, who has been vice...

Apr 21, 2015, 13:00 ET

WTVF NewsChannel 5 Honored With 2015 Hillman Prize For Broadcast Journalism For Its Policing For Profit Investigation

WTVF NewsChannel 5, the Nashville, Tennessee, television station of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP), is the recipient of the 2015 Hillman...

Apr 20, 2015, 09:16 ET

Scripps Washington Bureau Wins Peabody Award for Series Revealing Problems When Military Sex Offenders Are Released

The E.W. Scripps Company's (NYSE: SSP) Scripps Washington Bureau has received a Peabody Award for its "Under the Radar" investigative series...

Apr 08, 2015, 09:02 ET

Scripps to report first-quarter earnings on May 8

The E.W. Scripps Co. (NYSE: SSP) will report first-quarter operating results before New York Stock Exchange trading begins on Friday, May 8. A...

Apr 01, 2015, 07:48 ET
New Scripps Logo

E.W. Scripps Company completes merger, spinoff transaction with Journal Communications

The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has completed the merger of its broadcast assets with those of Journal Communications and the spinoff of their...

Mar 30, 2015, 10:11 ET

E.W. Scripps Company announces payment of special dividend to shareholders

The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has set the amount of a special cash dividend related to the merger of its broadcast assets with those of...

Mar 23, 2015, 09:00 ET

Scripps to add new member to board after Paul Scripps' departure in May

 The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has nominated a new director for its board following the announcement by Paul K. Scripps, 69, that...

Mar 17, 2015, 14:15 ET

Scripps Howard Awards honor nation's best 2014 journalism

The Scripps Howard Foundation is proud to announce the winners and finalists of its annual Scripps Howard Awards, honoring the best work in the...

Mar 13, 2015, 15:15 ET

Scripps, Journal Communications boards set record dates for transactions

The boards of directors of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) and Journal Communications (NYSE: JRN) have set the record dates related to the...

Mar 11, 2015, 11:05 ET

Scripps, Journal Communications receive shareholder approvals for mergers, spinoffs

 In separately held meetings today, The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) and Journal Communications (NYSE: JRN) received approval from their...

Mar 04, 2015, 16:30 ET

Scripps announces Brad Remington as new VP/GM for KMGH/KZCO in Denver

 Brad Remington, a respected journalist and proven performer in driving up ratings for large-market TV stations, is returning to KMGH, the...

Mar 04, 2015, 07:30 ET

Scripps reports fourth-quarter results; nears completion of historic transaction

 The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) today reported operating results for the fourth quarter of 2014. Unless otherwise indicated, all...

Feb 26, 2015, 13:00 ET
Scripps Health opens Prebys Cardiovascular Institute, the most advanced center for heart care on the West Coast.

Scripps Opens Most Advanced Heart Care Institute on the West Coast

 Scripps Health today celebrated the grand opening of the most advanced center dedicated to heart care anywhere on the West Coast. The $456...

Feb 25, 2015, 11:30 ET

Scripps management to present at Deutsche Bank Conference on March 9

 Rich Boehne, chairman, president and chief executive officer of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP), Tim Wesolowski, senior vice president...

Feb 06, 2015, 11:38 ET

Scripps and Journal Communications schedule shareholder meetings

 The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) and Journal Communications (NYSE: JRN) have received notice that the Securities and Exchange Commission...