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Texas Newspaper Hall of Fame

The Inductees

visionaires - innovators - community builders

Newspaper Hall of FameMeet the Honorees

Honorees by Year Inducted

2007 A.H. Belo
2007 Staley T. McBrayer
2007 James W. Roberts
2007 Roy J. Eaton
2008 Amon G. Carter Sr.
2008 Harold Hudson
2008 Walter Buckel
2008 Alvin Holley
2009 Jesse H. Jones
2009 Ben R. Ezzell
2009 Fred V. Barbee
2009 Jerry Tidwell
2010 G.B. Dealey
2010 Rigby Owen Sr.
2010 Lyndell N. Williams
2010 Sarah L. Greene
2011 William P. Hobby
2011 W.F. “Blackie” Sherrod
2011 W.E. “Bill” Berger
2011 Bob Hamilton
2012 Arthur H. Kowert
2012 Carmage Walls
2012 Roy Robinson
2012 William Dean Singleton
2013 Jeremy Halbreich
2013 Mary Judson
2013 Sam Fore, Jr.
2013 Willis Webb
2014 Florentino "Tino" Duran
2014 Martin L. "Red" Gibson
2014 Fred Hartman
2015 Ken Towery
2015 Leon Hale
2015 Houston Harte
2015 Bernard Hanks
2016 Gail Borden
2016 Caro Brown
2016 Ben Sargent
2016 Griff Singer
2017 George W. Hawkes
2017 Lowry Martin
2017 Milton Morin
2018 Mike Cochran
2018 Victor B. Fain
2018 John C. Taylor
2018 Dolph Tillotson
2019 Donnis Baggett
2019 J.W. (Bill) Cooke
2019 Barney Hubbs

Honorees by Alphabet

Baggett, Donnis
Barbee, Fred V.
Belo, A.H.
Berger, W.E. “Bill”
Borden, Gail
Brown, Caro
Buckel, Walter
Carter, Sr., Amon G.
Cochran, Mike

Cooke, J.W. (Bill)
Dealey, George B.
Duran, Florentino
Eaton, Roy J.
Ezzell, Ben R.
Fain, Victor B.
Fore, Jr., Sam
Gibson, Martin L.
Greene, Sarah L.
Halbreich, Jeremy
Hale, Leon
Hamilton, Bob
Hanks, Bernard
Harte, Houston
Hartman, Fred
Hawkes, George W.
Hobby, Sr., William P.
Holley, Alvin
Hubbs, Barney
Hudson, Harold
Jones, Jesse H.
Judson, Mary
Kowert, Arthur H.
Martin, Lowry
McBrayer, Staley T.
Morin, Milton
Owen Sr., Rigby
Roberts, James W.
Robinson, Roy
Sargent, Ben
Sherrod, W.F. “Blackie”
Singer, Griff
Singleton, William Dean
Taylor, John C.
Tidwell, Jerry
Tillotson, Dolph

Towery, Ken
Walls, Carmage
Webb, Willis
Williams, Lyndell N.


Texas Press Association
El Campo Leader-News
Galveston Daily News
Hondo Anvil
Telegraph & Texas Register
Alice Daily Echo
Lamesa Press Reporter
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Associated Press,
Fort Worth Star Telegram
Rockdale Reporter
Dallas Morning News
La Prensa, San Antonio
Wise County Messenger
Canadian Record
The Nacogdoches Daily Sentinel
Floresville Chronicle Journal
The University of Texas
Gilmer Mirror
AIM Media Texas
Houston Chronicle
Iowa Park Leader
Harte-Hanks Newspapers Inc.
Harte-Hanks Newspapers Inc.
Baytown Sun
Arlington Citizen-Journal
Houston Post
Polk County Enterprise
The Pecos Enterprise
Perryton Herald
Houston Chronicle
Port Aransas South Jetty
Fredericksburg Standard
The Corsicana Daily Sun
offset press
Houston Daily Court Review
Conroe Courier
Andrews News
Graham Leader
Austin American-Statesman
Dallas Times Herald
University of Texas at Austin
MediaNews Group
The Seguin Gazette
Hood County News
Southern Newspapers, Inc.,
Galveston County Daily News
Cuero Daily Record
Southern Newspapers
Jasper Newsboy
Texas Press Assoc.