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About Morris Communications Company LLC

This company has something to say if you are reading or listening. A multimedia company, Morris Communications oversees a portfolio of operations that includes publishing and broadcasting. Morris Communications holdings include a dozen daily newspapers; other publishing operations include magazines; nondaily and free community papers and a portfolio of visitor publications (Best Read Guides, Where Guestbook). Morris Communications also operates more than 35 radio stations. The family-owned company was started by William Morris Jr. in 1945. The Morris family also owns newspaper publisher Morris Publishing Group.


The company provides community news, information, advertising, entertainment and related content through diverse digital channels and distribution outlets.

Geographic Reach

In the United States, Morris Communications has interests and/or holdings in 29 states and the District of Columbia. Overseas, Morris Communications has holdings in London, England; Paris, France; Asia; and the Principality of Monaco. Morris also owns several visitor publications in the U.S. Virgin Islands.

The company is headquartered in Augusta, Georgia.

Company Background

A private, family-owned company, Morris Communications traces its beginnings to a corporate structure dating from the 1800s. The modern-day company was established in 1945 with the creation of Southeastern Newspapers Inc., which grew to become Morris Communications Corp. in 1970.

Morris Communications Company LLC

725 Broad St
Augusta, GA 30901-1336
Phone: 1 (706) 724-0851

Firm Stats

Employer Type: Privately Owned
Chief Operating Officer: Janet Hall
President Of Augusta Chronicle And Chronicle Media: Stephen Wade
Chief Information Officer: Andy Young
Employees (This Location): 150
Employees (All Locations): 2,000

Major Office Locations

Augusta, GA

Other Locations

Anchorage, AK
Denver, CO
Glenwood Springs, CO
Snowmass Village, CO
Guilford, CT
Jacksonville, FL
Saint Augustine, FL
Atlanta, GA
Savannah, GA
Sylvania, GA
Arkansas City, KS
Dodge City, KS
Newton, KS
Pittsburg, KS
Salina, KS
Topeka, KS
Allegan, MI
Hillsdale, MI
Holland, MI
Brainerd, MN
Pequot Lakes, MN
Hannibal, MO
Independence, MO
Albion, NE
York, NE
Las Vegas, NV
Shawnee, OK
Bluffton, SC
Ridgeland, SC
Nashville, TN
Amarillo, TX
Lubbock, TX
Aberdeen, WA