Haley Hughes has been promoted to news editor at the Aiken Standard and North Augusta Star, replacing Phyllis Britt, who retired recently. Hughes has served as a reporter at the Standard for the last six years. She has also covered education for the Times-Georgian in Carrollton, Ga., and has interned at The Gleaner in Henderson, Ky.
The Aiken Standard has a daily circulation of approximately 13,600, while the North Augusta Star has a weekly circulation of approximately 3,400. Both papers serve the Aiken County area in South Carolina.
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