Ad Staff

KAREN FIORETTI, editor/publisher

Karen Fioretti was named publisher/editor of The Star-Herald in April 2017. She has 35 years of newspaper experience in roles ranging from reporting, photography, and editing to production and technology. She is happy to be again working at a small-town newspaper after years in senior management of daily newspapers and newspaper groups. Her son, Sam, is a recent graduate of Hampshire College in Massachusetts, earning his Bachelor of Arts degree in Game Design and Development.


JON ERIC BURRELL, marketing consultant

Jon Eric Burrell became the Marketing Consultant of The Star-Herald in August of 2020. He graduated from Holmes Community College with honors and a degree in Business Marketing and then went on to gain his Bachelor's in Business Marketing from Delta State University. He is a Holmes County native living in West, MS with his wife Gracee.