New group buys Civ­i­tas papers

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A new me­dia group has bought three news­pa­pers in the south­ern part of Ok­la­homa from Civ­i­tas Me­dia.

Larry Miller, an owner and CEO of Gray­stone Me­dia Group, an­nounced the pur­chase of daily news­pa­pers in Du­rant and Al­tus, and a weekly news­pa­per in Fred­er­ick.

Owner Rick Car­pen­ter, serves as pres­i­dent of Gray­stone Me­dia Group and pub­lisher of The Al­tus Times. Miller and Car­pen­ter have previ- ously owned news­pa­pers in Colorado and South Carolina. Miller, who grew up in LeFlore County, Ok­la­homa, and Car­pen­ter, who grew up in Ok­la­homa City, both grad­u­ated from the Uni­ver­sity of Ok­la­homa with bach­e­lor de­grees in jour­nal­ism.

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