Hearst Corporation has named Lucy Talley its new Group Publisher, Community Newspapers. Talley was most recently Publisher of The Florida Times-Union and Jacksonville.com, a position she held since March of 2009.

Hearst’s community newspapers publishes seven papers: Beaumont EnterpriseEdwardsville IntelligencerHuron Daily TribuneLaredo Morning TimesMidland Daily NewsMidland Reporter-Telegram and Plainview Daily Herald.

Talley’s first day at Hearts is April 16.