The News & Advance
The News & Advance is the daily newspaper of record in Lynchburg, Virginia. Its circulation is approximately 35,600 on weekdays, 35,000 on Saturdays and 41,200 on Sundays. Its primary circulation area consists of the city of Lynchburg and the surrounding counties of Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford, and Campbell. The News & Advance is owned by Berkshire Hathaway. Alton Brown is the publisher. Caroline Glickman is the managing editor. The newspaper uses articles from news services such as the Associated Press as well as former Media General-owned news organizations. The News & Advance added a new printing press in 2009, manufactured by KBA. Its last press was built in 1974, when the newspaper moved to its current building. Prior to 1974, the newspaper's headquarters were in downtown Lynchburg.