• The Fayetteville Observer

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    • Newspaper
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    458 Whitfield St.
    Fayetteville, NC 28306
    (910) 323-4848
    (910) 433-3431 (fax)
    Hours:
    Lobby: Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Customer Service: 7 days a week 323-0701

    About Us

    Fayetteville Publishing Company is a regional multimedia news source based in Fayetteville, North Carolina.

    In addition to an award-winning daily paper, Fayetteville Publishing Company oversees read more
    • About

      Fayetteville Publishing Company is a regional multimedia news source based in Fayetteville, North Carolina.

      In addition to an award-winning daily paper, Fayetteville Publishing Company oversees one of the area's busiest news Websites, fayobserver.com, several weekly publications and Target Printing and Distribution, a thriving commercial printing operation.

      The Fayetteville Observer has been locally owned by the same family for more than 80 years and is the oldest continuously-published newspaper in North Carolina.

      The company was founded in 1816 as the Carolina Observer, becoming the Fayetteville Observer in 1883. Originally an afternoon paper, it began publishing a morning paper, The Fayetteville Times, in 1973. The two papers merged as a single morning paper, The Fayetteville Observer-Times, in 1990. It dropped ''Times'' from its masthead in 1999.

    • Whom to Contact

      • Michael Adams
        Executive Editor
      • Andrew Barksdale
      • Charles Broadwell
        President & Publisher
      • Shanna Capps
        Advertising Executive
      • Janet Carter
        Account Supervisor
      • Scott Embry
        Director of Advertising
      • Kim Hasty
        Community News Editor
      • Bill Kirby
        Community News Editor
      • Carolyn McLaurin
        Local Sales Manager
      • Ms. Sharon Moyer
        Marketing & Event Manager
      • Jim Sills
        Retail Display Manager
      • Kirsten Speer
        Executive Assistant to the Publisher
      • Tim White
        Editorial Page Editor
    • Directions

      Located on Whitfield Street between Southern Avenue and Robeson Street.