Southwest Times

Susan Carter, publisher of The Southwest Times, dies

Susan Carter, who had served as the publisher of The Southwest Times since November 2012, died May 30 at the age of 60.

Carter joined the Pulaski publication from the Suffolk News-Herald, where she served as general manager. She also had journalism experience in Ohio, Florida and South Carolina.

Sarah Bradbury, managing editor of The Southwest Times, called Carter a "born leader" and noted that she "helped me to realize my potential and fight for what I wanted."