BREAKING ... HD Media Bleeding due to Hospital Merger; Entertainment Cut from Paper

Updated 1 year ago by Tony Rutherford , HNN Entertainment Editor

The merger of Cabell Huntington Hospital and St. Mary's Hospital has HD Media "bleeding"more than $500,000 in ad revenue, according to a Facebook post. As a result Dave Lavender, entertainment editor, a nearly 20 year employee has been fired. The paper will discontinue its entertainment tabloid and entertainment related stories.

You will still see some coverage for about the next three weeks. Lavender wrote in advance numerous stories prior to going on a vacation.