Alvah Chapman (1921 – 2008)

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


Al Burt (1927 – 2008)

Al Burt never tired of the people of Florida, from the Baker County brothers who refused to use electricity (more…)


Hubert Victor Smith “Poke McHenry” (1920 – 2008)

From the time his persona Poke McHenry was first introduced to newspaper readers in 1978 until his final regular column (more…)


Fred P. Pettijohn (1917-2008)

Fred P. Pettijohn, the former vice president and editorial director of the Fort Lauderdale News and (more…)


Doug Delp (1945-2008)

Doug Delp, a longtime war horse of a journalist, died Tuesday (Sept. 23, 2008) of complications following abdominal surgery. (more…)


Claude Lewis (1954 – 2008)

The Chiefland Citizen mourns the sudden death of its sports editor Claude Lewis. (more…)


Paul Schmidt (1950 – 2008)

Paul Schmidt, longtime photo editor of the Sun newspapers and the Venice Gondolier weekly newspaper, died unexpectedly at his North Port home Sunday morning (more…)