About Us

M. Roberts Media is a diversified media and marketing solutions company that delivers unique experiences for consumers and advertisers across all platforms. Beyond the daily Victoria Advocate and Longview News-Journal newspapers and their associated digital brands, the new company includes the Panola Watchman, a bi-weekly newspaper and associated website in Carthage, Texas; the Marshall News Messenger, a daily newspaper and associated websites in Marshall, Texas; Advocate Digital Media, a full-service marketing business with operations in Victoria and Longview; commercial printing and distribution services; events production and marketing; and other products serving South and East Texas.

Journalism at its Finest

We believe in delivering hyper-local content to our community newspaper audiences, and we believe in delivering it at the highest possible caliber. From the Local Media Association’s 2014 Newspaper of the Year award bestowed upon the Victoria Advocate to the Texas Associated Press Managing Editor’s First Place Award of Editorial Writing awarded to the Longview News-Journal’s Richard Brack, we deliver content that is invaluable to the communities we serve.

Niche Publications

M. Roberts Media is committed to premium content to maximize our reach in the communities we serve. We offer a wide variety of niche publications to target a diverse mix of audiences.

Digital Services

Our digital services group offers a comprehensive suite of digital solutions for marketers ranging form targeted display ads on premium sites to video advertising on third party sites like Youtube and Hulu to social media contesting.


M. Roberts Media is committed to bringing quality investments with a measurable return. Our events provide an opportunity to expose your products or services to hundreds of potential customers in just one day. Once you align your business with our events, our promotional power is yours.

Commercial Print Services

TCM Printing is a commercial print operation capable of printing news publications, magazine products, brochures, Inserts and catalogs. TCM Printing has a 16 unit newspaper press capable of printing 32 pages in one pass with running speeds of up to 35,000 copies an hour. A second press is an eight unit perfecting press that can print color on both sides in one pass. This press uses UV inks and is able to run enamel/coated paper stocks. TCM printing also has a bindery to produce a high-quality finished product.