Isbell Named Raleigh News Editor
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) _ Janet Isbell, a newswoman in the Little Rock, Ark., bureau of The Associated Press, has been named AP’s news editor in Raleigh.
The appointment was announced Thursday by Raleigh Chief of Bureau Ambrose Dudley.
Isbell, 31, joined the AP in Little Rock in 1989 after working seven years for The Jonesboro (Ark.) Sun.
Isbell is a native of Coalfield, Tenn., and a graduate of Tennessee Tech University. She succeeds Estes Thompson, who has been named correspondent-at- large for North Carolina.