Address: Old Elementary School, Rt. 52, Gilbert, West Virginia 25621
Mailing Address: PO Box 1165
Primary Phone: 1-304-664-8225
Primary Fax: 1-304-664-8225
Regional Advertising Manager
304-752-6950 ext. 303
Jennifer "Jen" James was born and raised in Indiana. I have been in Newspaper Media for over 25 years. I am married to Gary who is self-employed as a licensed Mediator in the state of WV. I have 2 children. son, Jason Daniel and his wife Sarita, who live in North Dakota and daughter, Kayla Marie and husband Robert (Trauteris) who live in Plymouth, Indiana. We have not been blessed with grandchildren yet.
Regional Circulation, Manufacturing Manager
Norman has been in the media, newspaper industry for more than 25 years. Married and no grandchildren. "My mission is to create a clear, new value for customers and meet their needs with innovative solutions," Norman said. "I strongly believe in urgency and continuous improvement."
Regional News Manager
1-304-235-4242 Ext. 22
Byers joined Heartland Publications in November 2005 leaving a position with Gannett. He has more than 20 years of newspaper experience working at both weekly and daily newspapers. He is passionate about local journalism and the important role that a community newspaper plays. He is married to Barbara and they have three sons, Cade, Jaekob and Jackston. He can be reached at (606) 886-8506.
Ginger Toler – Ginger is a lifelong Southern West Virginia resident. She has worked at the Times since June 2009 and can help customers with classified advertising or can put you in touch with the right person to write a story of local interest. She can be reached at (304) 664-8225.
1-304-235-4242, ext. 33
Award winning journalist, photographer and author, Kyle Lovern, has returned to the Williamson Daily News. Lovern accepted the position of sports editor on March 5. A long time newspaper man, Lovern has worked in nearly every aspect of the newspaper business. As well as a sports writer, he has also worked as a news journalist, columnist, web-site manager, feature writer, photographer and even in advertising and sales. He was the editor of the Logan Standard and has written two books which were published by Woodland Press. He recently finished two more books, one of which is a highly anticipated pictorial, featuring old photos of the Tug Valley area. Lovern, a life-time resident of the Tug Valley area, was born and raised in Nolan, WV. He and his wife, Vicki, live in Williamson and have three children - Tina, Erin and Matt, three grandchildren - Gracie, Gabbie and Reese, and an adopted beagle named Petey.
Anthony Sheppard – Anthony is lifelong Southern West Virginia resident. He has worked at the Gilbert Times since March 2009. He is a advertising professional who has been trained in helping local businesses grow their market share. He is a graduate of West Virginia State University with a degree in Creative Writing and Literature and an associate’s in General Education. He can be reached at (304) 664-8225.