About Us

Editor/Ad Sales – Josh Sawyers

The Castlewood – St. Paul Observer is operated by Josh Sawyers. A lifelong resident of Russell & Wise County, Josh graduated from Castlewood High School and Virginia Intermont College. Since then he has worked in sales for over 10 years developing new client relationships.

Additionally, he has started up and managed multiple websites where he has conducted many web interviews and news driven articles Some of his interview subjects include World Series of Poker Champions Greg Raymer and Robert Varkonyi. His coverage of the Florida Gators has been published by, an online sports website. In addition to this experience, Josh has been a syndicated writer for Bleacher Reports and Fanzone. Now it is time to turn his focus to our local community to provide an online news outlet for the Castlewood – St. Paul market.