logo logo

Norman Alton Lockman

Norman Alton Lockman, American newspaper editor, columnist. Recipient Pulitzer prize in Journalism, 1984. Served with United States Air Force, 1961-1965; Member National Press Club, National Association Black Journalists.

Background

  • Lockman, Norman Alton was born on July 11, 1938 in West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Norman James Lockman and Olive (Whyte) Lockman.

  • Education

    • Master of Arts in Liberal Studies, University Delaware. Graduate, United States Army Information School, Fort Slocum, New York, 1964.

    Career

    • Government editor The News Journal Papers, Wilmington, Delaware, 1970-1973, Washington correspondent, 1973-1975, managing editor, 1984-1990, associate educated, from 1990. State house reporter The Boston Globe, 1975-1979, editorial board, 1979-1981, state house bureau chief, 1981-1984. Associate editor editorial page The News-Journal Company, New Castle, Delaware, from 1984.

    Membership

    Served with United States Air Force, 1961-1965. Member National Press Club, National Association Black Journalists.

    Connections

    • Married Virginia Trainer. Children: Holly Beth, Carey Paige, Sarah Elizabeth.
    See on larger map
    Died April 18, 2005
    (aged 66)
    • 1964
      United States Army Information School
    • 1970 - 1973
      Government editor The News Journal Papers
      Wilmington, Ohio, United States
    • 1973 - 1975
      Government editor The News Journal Papers
    • 1975 - 1979
      state house reporter The Boston Globe
    • 1979 - 1981
      state house reporter The Boston Globe
    • 1981 - 1984
      state house reporter The Boston Globe
    • 1984 - 1990
      Government editor The News Journal Papers
    • show more ...

    Award