Springs Publishing is Atlanta’s leading hyperlocal media organization. We publish Reporter Newspapers, Atlanta Intown and Atlanta Senior Life. With a combined circulation of 100,000 per month, our papers reach metro Atlanta’s most dynamic and influential communities. 

Reporter Newspapers are published monthly in four editions: Brookhaven, Buckhead, Dunwoody and Sandy Springs for a total circulation of 58,000. 

Atlanta Intown has a monthly circulation of 27,000 and reaches the intown communities from Midtown to Grant Park and from Emory to the Westside.

Reporter Newspapers and Atlanta Intown are distributed via direct mail to ensure delivery into homes as well as 300+ local businesses within the communities. 

Atlanta Senior Life has a monthly circulation of 15,000 and targets Atlanta’s active senior community. It is distributed across the wider metro area via drops at key businesses, community centers and senior residences.

Reporter Newspapers coverage area includes ZIP codes 30305, 30318, 30319, 30326, 30327, 30328, 30338, 30342 and 30350.

Keith Pepper


Atlanta native Keith Pepper acquired Springs Publishing in December, 2020. Keith has deep roots in the Atlanta community and a 20+ year career working at local and global media organizations including leadership roles at Experian and Outbrain.

Steve Levene


Steve Levene has more than 30-years of experience with local and national newspapers and was previously a business executive with the Wall Street Journal.

Amy Arno

Director of sales development

A founding member of the Reporter Newspapers team, Amy has more than 25-years of experience in local media sales and marketing, including at WSB Radio.

John Ruch

Managing editor

With more than 20-years of experience as an editor, reporter and columnist at community and alternative newspapers, John has worked in Columbus, Ohio, Boston and Atlanta.

Sammie Purcell

Staff writer

Joe Earle


Former Managing Editor Joe Earle has more than 30-years of experience with daily newspapers, including the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

Rico Figliolini

Creative director