storySouth's new publisher will be Spring Garden Press in Greensboro, North Carolina. storySouth's new editor is Terry Kennedy, the Associate Director of the MFA Writing Program at UNCG Greensboro and the editor of Spring Garden Press. Joining him as fiction editor is Drew Perry, a UNCG alum who teaches fiction writing at Elon University. Julie Funderburk, who previously served as one of storySouth's associate editors, will be the poetry editor, while Andrew Saulters, who created the websites for the UNCG MFA Program, The Greensboro Review, and Spring Garden Press, will be storySouth's new designer.
Jason Sanford, founding editor and former publisher, will continue to run the magazine's Million Writers Award, but otherwise all the current storySouth editors will be fading into the journal's background.