Ohio Community Media http://wyso.org en Equities firm buys Ohio newspapers http://wyso.org/post/equities-firm-buys-ohio-newspapers <p>The Lima News is one of four newspapers Freedom Communications will sell to a Philadelphia-based private equity firm called Versa Capital Management. Versa has been busy lately buying other papers in Ohio and around the country.<br /><br />Versa Capital Management has been on a buying spree lately. The company at the end of last week purchased The Telegraph in Alton, Illinois, The Journal-Courier in Jacksonville, Illinois, and The Sedalia Democrat in Sedalia, Missouri. The deal also included the Lima News in Ohio.&nbsp;<br /> Wed, 23 May 2012 02:16:35 +0000 Wayne Baker 16489 at http://wyso.org