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William Albert Brown

William Albert Brown, American newspaper editor. Member of North and East Texas Press Association, Texas United Press International Editors, Associated Press Managing Editors Association, Pompano, Port Arthur, Sigma Delta Chi.

Background

  • Brown, William Albert was born on April 24, 1935 in Huntsville, Texas, United States. Son of Clarence and Ora Etta (Wedgeworth) Brown.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, North Texas State University, 1957.

    Career

    • Sports editor San Angelo Standard-Times, Texas, 1958—1962. Sports slotman Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 1962—1964. Sports information director University Texas-Arlington, 1964—1972.

      Managing editor Tyler Courier-Times, Texas, 1972—1977, Waco Tribune-Herald, 1977—1985. Editor Port Arthur News, from 1985. National director College Sports Information Directors, Chicago, 1970—1972.

      Den leader Webelos, Boy Scouts American, Waco, 1979. Vice president Lake Air Pee Wee Football, Waco, 1979—1980.

    Politics

    Church should build bridges with political institutions through organizing ecumenical delegations to the party conferences.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Since righteousness is demanded of God, one needs to know how to receive it. It is received through faith. It is having faith in God.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    One may feel driven by urges such as anger, lust or greed. If anybody is willing to be open to the Holy Spirit, God helps to resist evil and to live life to the full.

    Membership

    Member of North and East Texas Press Association, Texas United Press International Editors, Associated Press Managing Editors Association, Pompano, Port Arthur, Sigma Delta Chi.

    Connections

    • Married Madeline Jo Ward, December 21, 1966. Children: Joe Frank, Keith Lee, Thomas Kirk.
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    Born April 24, 1935
    Died December 14, 2002
    (aged 67)
    • 1957
      North Texas State University
    • 1958 - 1962
      Sports editor San Angelo Standard-Times
      Texas, United States
    • 1962 - 1964
      sports slotman Fort Worth Star-Telegram
    • 1964 - 1972
      sports information director, University Texas-Arlington
    • 1972 - 1977
      managing editor Tyler Courier-Times
      Texas, United States
    • 1977 - 1985
      managing editor Tyler Courier-Times