New Iberia

7 12, 2016

Pierce joins Daily Iberian as publisher

December 7th, 2016|Tags: , , , , |

Wick Communications has tapped Christina Pierce to be publisher of The Daily Iberian, in New Iberia, La. The industry veteran brings with her a wealth of experience earned at news organizations throughout the region. She begins work on Dec. 12. Prior to joining Wick Communications, Pierce worked for Gannett Co., most recently as the general manager of The Town Talk in Alexandria, La. she has also held management [...]

14 10, 2016

Chapman announces retirement after 36 years with Wick

October 14th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , |

Will Chapman, who for 28 years has served as publisher of The Daily Iberian in New Iberia, La., announced his retirement on Friday. When he was appointed to the position in 1988, Chapman was the youngest publisher in the Wick Communications chain. He retires as the company’s longest-serving publisher and one of its most revered. Chapman, 61, plans to remain with the company for several weeks to help with [...]

30 09, 2014

Daily Iberian kiosk gets notice at annual Sugar Cane Festival

September 30th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , |

Daily Iberian Ad Manager Bill Heirtzler, from left, Managing Editor Jeff Zeringue, Business Manager Mandy Seneca and Circulation Manager JP Poirier were on hand Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at the annual Louisiana Sugar Cane Festival & Fair Children's Parade in downtown New Iberia. The group handed out about 300 packages that consisted of a free fair guide, Friday edition of The Daily Iberian and offer for a free [...]

26 02, 2014

Daily Iberian honors project’s leaders as ‘Citizen of the Year’

February 26th, 2014|Tags: , , , , |

From left, Jessica Ditch, Angela Cestia and Lloyd Verret listen as Iberian Publisher Will Chapman speaks Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, at a ceremony honoring the three leaders of the New Iberia City Park Playground Enhancement Project, which raised more than $200,000 to purchase and install the new equipment. The group was selected the 2013 Citizen of the Year by The Daily Iberian. — Lee Ball / The [...]

10 01, 2014

The Daily Iberian’s 2013 Employees of the Year

January 10th, 2014|Tags: , , , |

Daily Iberian Teche Life Editor Karma Champagne, left, and Prepress Technician Keith Delahoussaye were selected The Daily Iberian's 2013 Employees of the Year. Daily Iberian Teche Life Editor Karma Champagne, and Prepress Technician Keith Delahoussaye were selected The Daily Iberian's 2013 Employees of the Year. Karma is a stalwart of the newsroom, providing all things for our lifestyle section and food page. In addition to the [...]