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Nominations sought for 2020 Hall of Fame

Nominations for the Florida Newspaper Hall of Fame are now being accepted. The deadline to send in your nominations for the 2020 inductee is May 1, 2020. Nominees should have rendered outstanding service in the field of newspaper journalism in Florida. Nominees are eligible for selection to the Hall of Fame normally no earlier than the third year following their retirement or death.

Photos of the inductees are on display at the Poynter Institute in St. Petersburg, and photos and bios are online at

Nominations should include a cover letter with a brief (1 to 2 page) biography outlining the nominee’s contributions to Florida journalism.

Send your nominations by May 1, 2020 to Jim Fogler at