Kersey named Gazette's assistant city editor
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Lori Kersey has been named assistant city editor of The Charleston Gazette.
Kersey is a native of Sissonville and received her bachelor's degree in print journalism from Marshall University and her master's degree in communications from Morehead State University in Kentucky. She has been a staff writer for the Gazette since September 2011 and has covered business and health care, among other subjects. Prior to working for the Gazette, Kersey was a reporter for the Ironton Tribune in Ironton, Ohio, and the Georgetown News-Graphic in Georgetown, Ky.