Indiana Journalism Hall of Fame, Located at DePauw, Inducts 5 Saturday
April 11, 2007
April 11, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - "The late Frank L. O'Bannon, former governor, lieutenant governor, state senator, lawyer and owner of this newspaper, will be inducted Saturday into the Indiana Journalism Hall of Fame," notes today's Corydon Democrat. "The ceremony takes place at a 12:30 p.m. luncheon at the Walden Inn on the campus of DePauw University in Greencastle."
The story points out that the other 2007 honorees are: Maurice E. Endwright, George J. Langsdale, Donna Mikels Shea, and Fred Walker Jr.
The Hall of Fame, created in 1966 by the Indiana professional chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ), has been located since 1976 at historic East College on the DePauw campus, where the national society was founded in 1909 as Sigma Delta Chi. The Hall recognizes those with significant Indiana ties who have demonstrated they are journalists of the highest distinction.
For more information about the Hall of Fame and its previous inductees, visit its Web site by clicking here.Back