Dianne Copelon

Dianne Copelon was a young girl when she learned to play the oboe, launching a lifelong fascination with music and art she later shared (more…)


Jill Wilson

In 2007, Jill Wilson’s cancer had already cracked her spine. The treatment left her exhausted, swelling her hands (more…)


Randy Noles Sr.

Randy Noles Sr. loved publishing, especially community weeklies and special-interest newspapers. He often advised (more…)


Everett S. Landers

Everett S. Landers, an award-winning journalist who led newsrooms at the Courier-Post and three other (more…)


Tom Purin

Toomas “Tom” Purin, a photographer who worked eight years as the Palm Beach Daily News photo editor (more…)


Mary Jacobus

Mary Jacobus, a veteran newspaper executive who in 2006 became president and chief operating officer (more…)


Robert J. “Bob” Desiderio

Robert J. “Bob” Desiderio — “Desi” to a half-century of Daytona Beach News-Journal readers — died Sunday (more…)


Janice Hall

Janice Hall spent more than two decades fussing over sentence structure and misplaced commas and clarifying (more…)


Byron C. Vedder

Byron C. “By” Vedder, 98, passed away Jan. 14, after complications from pneumonia. He was born in Adrian (more…)


Alvah Chapman (1921 – 2008)

Alvah H. Chapman issued one last call for volunteers on Monday (Dec 29, 2008). (more…)