A newspaper publisher with more than 50 years of industry experience is resigning from his post. Rome News-Tribune Publisher Otis Raybon is stepping down from his position Friday. Aside from multiple stints at the Griffin Daily News, Raybon has worked for the Valdosta Daily Times and the Americus Times Recorder.
The long-time publisher of the University of Georgia’s student newspaper, The Red and Black, issued a statement late Thursday about his decision to step down. Harry Montevideo and the paper’s board reached an agreement Wednesday that he would leave after 30 years at the helm.