Log In

Ann Elizabeth Carroll Edit Profile

newspaper editor

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, 1939-1940.

Career

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

father:
Warren Lee Blankenship

mother:
Thelma (Martin) Blankenship

children:
Carol Ann Carroll

William N. Carroll

Patrick W. Carroll