Lifetime Achievement Award

Past Winners

2018   David Martens, The York Dispatch

2017   Vernon L. Wise, Jr., retired, The Butler Eagle

2016   William R. Lynett, Times-Shamrock Communications, Scranton

2015   James G. Blaine, retired, The Kennett Paper, Kennett Square

2014   John A. Kirkpatrick, LNP Media Group, Lancaster

2013   Ralph J. Martin, Trib Total Media, Pittsburgh

2012   Sandra C. Hardy, Calkins Media, Levittown

2011   George V. Lynett, Times-Shamrock Communications, Scranton

2010  Harold F. Marion, Times-Shamrock Communications, Scranton

Willis W. Shenk, retired, Lancaster Newspapers, Inc.

2009 Wayne Powell, retired, The Sentinel, Carlisle

2008 Edward J. Lynett Jr., Times-Shamrock Communications, Scranton

David M. Beihoff, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

2007 James E. Dible, Times Publishing Co., Erie

2006 Edith Hughes, Gateway Newspapers, Monroeville

2005 John J. Curley, Gannett Co., Inc., Arlington, Va.

2004 Michael Mead; Edward Mead, Times Publishing Co., Erie

2003 William B. McLean, Independent Publications Inc., Bryn Mawr

2002 John L. S. Northrop;  William B. Northrop, Observer Publishing Co., Washington

2001 Robert Fowler, Swank-Fowler Publications, New Bloomfield

2000 Raymond Gover, The Patriot-News Co., Harrisburg

1999  William Strasburg, Independent Publications Inc., Bryn Mawr

1998  William Block, Sr., Pittsburgh Post-Gazette