The Columbus Advocate welcomes new Circulation Director Dylan Elliot to the staff.

Elliott has been in the newspaper business for about 10 years and said he has worked at almost every newspaper in the area.

Elliot was most recently with Cintas, the rental uniform company, servicing the Baxter Springs and Columbus areas.

He said hes familiar with the area and just wants to help make the Advocate the best paper he can.

Elliot, who is from Carthage, is married with two boys ages eight and three.