FAIRMONT, W.Va. - Times-West Virginian publisher Andy Kniceley has been named publisher of The Exponent-Telegram.
The Fairmont newspaper (http://bit.ly/o7XzQb ) announced Kniceley's departure in its Tuesday edition. His last day at the Times-West Virginian is Friday.
Times-West Virginian owner Community Newspaper Holdings Inc. says Kniceley's successor will be named soon.
The Nitro native was assistant publisher of The Exponent-Telegram in Clarksburg before he was named publisher of the Times-West Virginian in 1999. He began his newspaper career in 1984 at Charleston Newspapers.