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R. Victor Dix

R. Victor Dix, American communications executive, publisher. Recipient First Amendments Freedom award Anti-Defamation League, 1994. Director, vice president Wayne Conty Community Improvement Corporation, since 1990. With United States Army, 1956-1958. Member Ohio Newspaper Association (president 1986-1988, director since 1981, chairman 1988-1990), Rotary (president Wooster club 1977-1978), Orrville Chamber of Commerce (president 1964-1965).

Background

  • Dix, R. Victor was born on September 26, 1934 in Cleveland. Son of Raymond E. and Carolyn (Gustafson) Dix.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, DePauw University, 1956. Juris Doctor, University Akron, 1962.

    Career

    • Editor Courier Crescent, Orrville, Ohio, 1960-1967. Assistant public The Daily Record, Wooster, 1960-1968, co-public, 1968-1985, public, since 1985. Director Associated Press, New York City, since 1996.

    Politics

    A believer should support social climates, in which human communities are maintained and strengthened for the sake of all persons and their growth.

    Religion

    The objective people wish to attain is not merely to be saved from something. God wishes his children to be saved to something.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Church should organize delegations to different ecumenical conferences throughout the world and actively participate in the global inter-religious dialogues.

    Membership

    Director, vice president Wayne Conty Community Improvement Corporation, since 1990. With United States Army, 1956-1958. Member Ohio Newspaper Association (president 1986-1988, director since 1981, chairman 1988-1990), Rotary (president Wooster club 1977-1978), Orrville Chamber of Commerce (president 1964-1965).

    Connections

    • Married Carolyn M. Dix. Children: Debra Dix Kessler, Andrew, Susan Dix Tibbits, Daniel.
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    Born September 26, 1934
    • 1956
      DePauw University
    • 1962
      University Akron
    • 1960 - 1967
      Editor Courier Crescent
      Orrville, Ohio, United States
    • 1960 - 1968
      assistant, public The Daily Record
      Wooster, Ohio, United States
    • 1968 - 1985
      assistant, public The Daily Record
    • 1985
      assistant, public The Daily Record

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