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Dec 12, 2014, 17:23 ET

Scripps and Journal receive FCC approval

The Federal Communications Commission today approved the applications of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) and Journal Communications (NYSE:...

Dec 10, 2014, 08:00 ET

Scripps and ABC complete new five-year affiliation agreement

The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) and American Broadcasting Company have signed a new five-year affiliation agreement covering 10 Scripps...

Nov 21, 2014, 12:09 ET

Scripps investigation uncovers flawed system for tracking convicted military sex offenders

 After an exhaustive review of more than 1,300 military cases and sex offender registries from across the country, the Scripps national...

Nov 21, 2014, 10:45 ET

Scripps management to present at UBS Global Media & Communications Conference

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

Nov 19, 2014, 10:00 ET

WEWS named official broadcast TV and digital partner of the Cleveland Browns starting in 2015

WEWS NewsChannel 5, the ABC affiliate of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP), has announced a new media partnership with the Cleveland Browns...

Nov 10, 2014, 10:05 ET
Rich Boehne, Chairman, President & CEO of The E.W. Scripps Company

Scripps extends CEO's contract

The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has extended the employment contract for its chairman, president and CEO, Rich Boehne, to Aug. 7, 2016,...

Nov 07, 2014, 07:30 ET

Scripps reports third-quarter results

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

Oct 21, 2014, 11:00 ET
Podium

Scripps launches Podium to empower people to participate more in the political process

  The E.W. Scripps Co. (NYSE: SSP) is arming the public with the power to stay informed and to influence their representatives in...

Oct 17, 2014, 10:30 ET

Scripps to report third-quarter results; webcast of conference call available

 The E.W. Scripps Co. (NYSE: SSP) will report third-quarter operating results before New York Stock Exchange trading begins on Friday, Nov. 7....

Sep 25, 2014, 08:15 ET

Scripps officers adopt 10b5-1 trading plans

Certain officers of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) have adopted stock trading plans in accordance with the guidelines specified by Rule...

Sep 16, 2014, 15:05 ET

Scripps announces Nicholson as new vice president/GM for WFTS in Tampa, Fla.

 Nick Nicholson, an experienced media executive with a track record of success in competitive markets, is the new vice president and general...

Sep 10, 2014, 14:00 ET

Scripps, WCPO and Washington Post enter partnership adding weighty world and national news to local coverage

 WCPO, the Cincinnati ABC affiliate of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) and the first television station in the country to develop a...

Sep 10, 2014, 10:00 ET

Newsy President and Founder Awarded 2014 Entrepreneur of the Year Award for the State of Missouri

Jim Spencer, president and founder of Newsy, was awarded the Governor's Entrepreneur of the Year Award at Missouri's 2014 Governor's...

Sep 09, 2014, 15:36 ET

Anderson Independent Mail promotes Stephen Mullins to editor

 Stephen Mullins, a respected South Carolina journalist and newsroom leader, is the new editor of The Anderson (S.C.) Independent...

Sep 08, 2014, 15:33 ET

Scripps original programming thrives, expands to more markets across U.S.

 The E.W. Scripps Co. (NYSE: SSP) reaches a significant milestone today as its original shows The List and The Now launch in new markets. ...

Sep 02, 2014, 08:30 ET

Anderson Independent Mail editor announces his retirement after distinguished career

John C. Huff Jr., editor of the Independent Mail in Anderson, S.C., since 2008, has announced his retirement after a newspaper career that dates to...

Aug 08, 2014, 07:30 ET

Scripps reports second-quarter results

The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) today reported operating results for the second quarter of 2014. Increases in local and political...

Jul 30, 2014, 20:30 ET

Scripps, Journal merging broadcast operations, spinning off newspapers

 The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) and Journal Communications (NYSE: JRN) have agreed to merge their broadcast operations and spin off and...

Jul 29, 2014, 14:00 ET
Bill Bellamy, actor, comedian and entertainer has been named the new host of Let's Ask America, the daily, half-hour nationally syndicated television game show that premieres Sept. 8 (check your local listings) (PRNewsFoto/The E.W. Scripps Company)

Bill Bellamy named new host of daily half-hour TV game show Let's Ask America

 Actor, comedian and multi-faceted entertainer Bill Bellamy has been named the new host of Let's Ask America, the daily,...

Jul 18, 2014, 08:00 ET

Scripps to report second-quarter results; webcast of conference call available

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