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NORTH CAROLINA

John Drescher, 42, managing editor of The State in Columbia, S.C., for the past two years, has been named managing editor of The News & Observer in Raleigh. He succeeds Melanie Sill, who is now the paper's executive editor. Drescher grew up in Raleigh and began his career as an N&O reporter in 1983, covering City Hall and state government. He later joined The Charlotte Observer, spending four years covering the political scene in Raleigh and eight serving in a variety of editorial positions in Charlotte, including metro editor, front-page editor, and regional editor.

NEW YORK

Lana Wong to director of advertising at The Times Herald-Record in Middletown from director of marketing services.

ALABAMA

Steve Learn to circulation director at The Decatur Daily from circulation director at The Journal-News in Hamilton, Ohio.

CALIFORNIA

Nicholas Goldberg to Op-Ed editor at the Los Angeles Times from senior vice president of Benenson Strategy Group in New York, effective in early December.

FLORIDA

Andrew Fraser to news editor for The Associated Press bureau in Miami from deputy national editor at The Wall Street Journal's online edition.

MAINE

Roberta Hanstein to editor of the semiweekly Franklin Journal in Farmington from reporter at the daily Sun-Journal in Lewiston.

MISSOURI

John Maher to vice president and director of marketing for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch from director of database management. Maher succeeds Terrie Robbins, now general manager of STLtoday. …

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