Hans is Publisher of Appen Media Group and oversees all operations of the multimedia news company headquartered in Alpharetta, GA.
"There are few responsibilities for a local newspaper more important than its elections coverage," writes Publisher Hans Appen.
I said farewell to my dog Milly this week. Losing a pet is always hard to process, but this felt like more than that.
I cannot escape my feelings of resentment for what we went through as a country in 2020: the pandemic, the downturn in the economy, the political unrest — so many heavy burdens.
Two weeks ago, we published a letter to the editor from a reader in response to Ray Appen’s column “Should we save local journalism? Do we car…