25, 2002 (Lexington, Ky.) -- Six
new members of the Kentucky Journalism Hall of Fame
have been announced and will be inducted at a luncheon
Tuesday, April 2, in the University of Kentucky Hilary
J. Boone Faculty Center.
of Fame members' pictures and biographies are exhibited
in the Grehan School of Journalism and Telecommunications
Building at UK.
Hall of Fame inductees are:
Huff Albers, director of the School of Journalism
and Broadcasting at Western Kentucky University;
Carroll, former editor of the Lexington Herald-Leader
and now editor and executive vice president of the
Los Angeles Times;
Gaines Fox, executive director and chief operating
officer of Kentucky Educational Television;
Hager, former co-publisher and co-editor of the Owensboro
Le, a former videographer for ABC in Vietnam and for
the past 22 years the chief videographer for WLKY-TV
in Louisville; and
news director at WHAS radio in Louisville for 21 years.
hall of fame members also will be introduced during
the 25th Joe Creason Lecture and Student Awards Ceremony
at 6 p.m. April 2 in UK's Memorial Hall. The lecture
and awards ceremony are free and open to the public.
The Creason Lecture and the Kentucky Journalism Hall
of Fame are sponsored by the UK Journalism Alumni