New Castle News
P.O. Box 60
27 North Mercer St.
New Castle, PA 16103
Sharon Sorg, ext. 678
- Fax: 724-654-9593
Laurie Doyle, ext. 662
Cindy DeProspero, ext. 671
- Fax: 724-654-5616
Craig Girondi, ext. 602
Rochelle Kroesen, ext. 608
Asst. audience director
Patty Bara, ext. 604
Marty Koziol, ext. 611
Randy Koziol, ext. 612
Tom Covert, ext. 667
- Newsroom phone: 724-654-6651
- Fax: 724-654-5976
- Production department: firstname.lastname@example.org
- News department email: email@example.com
- Features department email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Sports department email: email@example.com
Jeff Gerritt, ext. 648
Pete Sirianni, ext. 615
Assistant editor/Digital editor
Kayleen Cubbal, ext. 617
Bob Fusco, ext. 621
Dan Irwin, ext. 626
Renée Gendreau, ext. 628
Debbie Wachter, ext. 631
XXXXXXXXX, ext. 625
Ron Poniewasz, ext. 640
Newsroom: (724) 654-6651, ext. 680.
Fax machine: (724) 654-5976
News department email:firstname.lastname@example.org
Sports department email: email@example.com
Jeff Gerritt is the editor. Gerritt received the 2020 Pulitzer Prize for editorial writing as editor of the CNHI Palestine (Texas) Herald-Press for a series of editorials unmasking medical neglect of county jail inmates in the tiny Texas paper’s hometown Anderson County and other county jails across rural Texas. His email is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pete Sirianni is the assistant editor. He also manages the News' website and social media accounts, takes photos/videos and writes stories. He can be reached at (724) 654-6651, ext. 615. His email address is email@example.com.
Debbie Wachter is a news reporter. She covers crime, courts, Lawrence County Commissioners and New Castle Area School Board. She can be reached at (724) 654-6651, ext. 631. Her email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Renee Gendreau is a lifestyles and features reporter. She writes lifestyles stories and edits the entertainment calendar. She can be reached at (724) 654-6651, ext. 628. Her email address is email@example.com.
Bob Fusco handles obituaries and is a page designer. He can be reached at (724) 654-6651, ext. 621. His email is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ron Poniewasz. Jr. is a sports writer. He is the New Castle High boys basketball beat writer and covers other prep sports. He can be reached at (724) 654-6651, ext. 640. His email address is email@example.com.