Former Joplin Globe Editor Edgar Simpson's new position with the Ohio attorney general's office was announced in his former newspaper, the Warren Tribune-Chronicle Jan. 2:
(Attorney General-elect Marc Dann also named former Tribune Chronicle managing editor Edgar Simpson as his chief of administration and policy. Simpson recently resigned as editor of the Joplin Globe in Missouri, where he worked since 1998. Simpson worked at the Tribune Chronicle from 1991-98. Dann said Simpson has "successfully managed a large organization" and "has a clear understanding of and appreciation for public policy."