The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

January 23, 2013

Birmingham, Mobile newspaper buildings for sale


Associated Press

— BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The corporate owners of The Birmingham News and the Mobile Press-Register are selling the newspapers' buildings.

The Alabama Media Group and Advance Central Services Alabama announced the plans in a story published Wednesday.

The companies, subsidiaries of New Jersey-based Advance Publications, operate al.com and publish the Birmingham newspaper, the Mobile paper and The Huntsville Times.

The Huntsville Times' building went on the market last month.