The Daily Reflector says the sale of the Greenville newspaper, and two other daily papers here in Eastern Carolina have been completed.
The paper says the sale from Cox Enterprises to Cooke Communications LLC was completed Friday.
Other newspapers in the deal are the Rocky Mount Telegram and The Daily Advance in Elizabeth City.
Ten non-daily newspapers were also included in the deal, terms of which have not been made public.
Cox announced last year that is was selling its smaller newspapers.