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Ann Elizabeth Carroll

Ann Elizabeth Carroll, American newspaper editor, retired. Recipient various newspaper and writing awards Arkansas Press Association, 1963-1988; finalist Golden Dozen International, International Conference Newspaper Editors, 1969.

Background

  • Carroll, Ann Elizabeth was born on August 29, 1922 in Pocahontas, Arkansas, United States.

  • Education

    • Student, University Arkansas, 1940.

    Career

    • Editor to manager, owner Pocahontas Star Herald, 1963-1988, editor emeritus, part-time staff, since 1988.

    Membership

    Lay minister United Methodist Church, N. Arkansas Conference. Alderperson Pocahontas City Council, since 1989. Vice-chairman Randolph County Democratic Committee, Pocahontas, 1965-1995.

    Commissioner Arkansas Commemorative Committee, Little Rock, 1977-1982, Arkansas Rural Development, 1990-1994, Arkansas Martin Luther King Committee, Little Rock,, since 1995. Member Commission Race and Religion, North Arkansas Conference, United Methodist Church, since 1991.

    Connections

    • Daughter of Warren Lee and Thelma (Martin) Blankenship. Widow; children: Carol Ann, William N., Patrick W.
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    • 1940
      University Arkansas
    • 1963 - 1988
      Editor to manager
    • 1988
      Editor to manager