Our Staff


Meet the Staff:


Jon Alverson, editor/publisher

Jon Alverson has been the publisher and editor of the Delta Democrat-Times since 2013. He is a native of Alabama and graduated from the University of Florida. His more-than 20-year career has spanned several states and weekly and daily newspapers. He and his wife Holly have three children Walker, Shel and Canon. He is a hunter, fisherman, missionary, community theatre participant and beer connoisseur. They are members of Greenville First Presbyterian Church. He is also a member of Greenville Rotary and the Greenville Arts Council.



Jeri Borst, managing editor


Jeri Borst is the managing editor of the Delta Democrat-Times. A Louisiana native, Jeri has many years of experience covering local and state news with a number of newspapers around the region.



LeAnne Hughes, production manager

LeAnne Hughes is the graphic artist in the production/ pre-press department of the Delta Democrat-Times. She has a daughter and another one on the way with her husband Jeremy. They are members of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Greenville. LeAnne graduated from Delta State University in 2004 with a BFA in Graphic Design. She has been with the Delta Democrat-Times since December of 2004.



Tina Hale, bookkepper

Tina Hale has been the Bookkeeper at the Delta Democrat Times since 2012.  She is formerly from the Tupelo/Fulton area and has been a resident of Greenville since 1990.