Author: David Greer

Former publisher Steve Lowery recognized for First Amendment efforts

By Forrest Berkshire The Kentucky Standard Steve Lowery, a former journalist who spent more than a decade covering Nelson and Marion counties, was honored posthumously this week for his contributions to journalism. Lowery was awarded the James Madison Award, which…

Maynard, Wilson receive Baptist award for religion coverage

Bowling Green – An Ashland newspaper editor and a Bowling Green religion writer were the inaugural recipients of a journalism award for religion coverage bestowed by the Kentucky Baptist Convention. Veteran journalist Mark Maynard, editor of The Independent in Ashland,…

Nurture the next generation of journalists by supporting the Kentucky High School Journalism Association

Dear Kentucky publisher or editor: The Kentucky High School Journalism Association, founded 18 years ago by the Kentucky Press Association, needs your help. For a modest sum, your newspaper can sponsor your area high schools in KHSJA. It’s a tremendous…

Hensley named publisher of Advocate group

By TODD KLEFFMAN tkleffman@amnews.com For the first time in more than 35 years there will not be a Schurz atop the masthead of The Advocate-Messenger. That position will go to Larry Hensley, who will take over for the departing Scott Schurz…