Trimble Banner editor Jacob Blair has assumed the editor’s role at The News-Democrat and will continue in the role at the Bedford newspaper. He served as a Kentucky Press Association summer intern for The News-Democratin the summer of 2014. He has been a contributing writer for several stories since taking over as Trimble Banner editor in his hometown last year.
LOUISVILLE, Ky.--Student journalists from around Kentucky, including staffers of Eastern Kentucky University’s Eastern Progress, were recognized by the Kentucky Press Association as the organization’s Most Valuable Members during the annual conference.
Department of Communication professor Dr. Ginny Whitehouse will give a presentation Feb. 18 at Crabbe Library 318 outlining her Fulbright experience. Whitehouse will share how she took her two teenage daughters to Bulgaria, taught media ethics and law to both undergraduates and professional journalists, and brought the whole family home alive.