Kate Thurston of Connersville has accepted the position at the Rushville Republican as a staff reporter.
“I am excited to have Kate join us,” Rushville Republican managing editor Aaron Kirchoff said. “Kate’s experience and enthusiasm will be a great asset to our newspaper.”
Thurston graduated from Connersville High School and went on to graduate OIP&T in Dayton, Ohio, majoring in Portraiture Photography. Thurston, formerly Lunsford, grew up in Connersville where she resides.
Thurston brings experience to the Rushville Republican as she has worked for the Connersville News Examiner and also done work for the Brookville Democrat. As well as reporting, Thurston has her own photography business, Photography by Kate.
“I am very pleased and excited to take the position as staff reporter and look forward to meeting many new faces,” Thurston said.