Chronicle sold to Paxton Media Group

Paxton Media Group announced Tuesday the purchase of Landmark Community Newspapers LLC, a chain of daily and weekly newspapers based in Shelbyville, Kentucky

The deal, which was finalized this week, includes the purchase of all 46 newspapers in the Landmark chain.

The Citrus County Chronicle has been part of Landmark Community Newspapers for the past 40 years and will now become part of Paxton Media Group.