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The circulation department is responsible for selling and delivering the Daily Journal and its special publications.

Customer Service
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30 S. Water St., Second floor, Suite A
P.O. Box 699
Franklin, IN 46131
Phone: (317) 736-7101
Toll free: (888) 736-7101

News department

Daily Journal editors and reporters have been honored for outstanding design, investigative reporting and opinion page writing.

(317) 736-2712
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Leeann Doerflein
(317) 736-2774
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General concerns and questions, social media and website issues

News editor

Noah Crenshaw
(317) 736-2702
[email protected]
Greenwood, Greenwood schools, crime, courts, public safety

Senior reporter/columnist

Ryan Trares
(317) 736-2727
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Arts/entertainment, nonprofits, health care, religion, veteran affairs

News reporters

Jayden Kennett
(317) 736-2770
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Education, environment, Bargersville, Trafalgar, New Whiteland, all county school districts

Elissa Maudlin
(317) 736-2718
[email protected]
Franklin, Whiteland, Edinburgh, unincorporated Johnson County

Editorial assistant
Nikki Caudle
(317) 736-2712
[email protected]

Sports department

The Daily Journal has won numerous awards for sports writing and newspaper design.

Sports department
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Sports editor
Ryan O’Leary
(317) 736-2715
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Sports writer
Mike Beas
(317) 736-2716
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The advertising department sells classified and display advertisements for the Daily Journal, special publications and dailyjournal.net.

Christina Cosner
Advertising director
[email protected]
(317) 736-2750

Lara Hunt
Operations manager
(317) 736-2730

Outside Sales Staff

Trish Akers
Sales Representative – Center Grove area

Laila Annis
Sales representative – Edinburgh, Trafalgar, Morgantown, Shelbyville
(317) 736-2739

Kelsey Hardman
Sales representative – Franklin
(317) 736-2733

Dasee Johnson
Sales representative – Greenwood and southern Indianapolis
(317) 736-2709

South Magazine
Dasee Johnson
(317) 736-2767

Inside Advertising Consultants 
Cindy Warren
Sales representative
(317) 736-2737


The obituary department is responsible for placing paid death notices and obituaries in the Daily Journal. The deadline for submitting obits is 2:30 p.m. Monday – Friday.

Obituary clerk
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Print Media

Print Media oversees special publications like Southside Business Exchange, Edinburgh Courier, Southside Parent, Your Home Inside & Out, Southside Boomers and other special sections.

Special publications
Amy May
[email protected]
(317) 736-2726


The Daily Journal’s computer hardware and software systems, as well as the dailyjournal.net website, are managed through this department.

Information Technology Manager
Mike Brogdon
(317) 736-2782