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Bobbie Foust Edit Profile

newspaper and magazine editor

Bobbie Foust, American newspaper and magazine editor. Recipient Blue Ribbon National Newspaper Foundation, 1985; Communication of Achievement award Kentucky Press Women, 1989. Member Kentucky Press Women Inc. (president 1983), Kentucky Press Association (director, award 1986), W. Kentucky Press Association (president 1983), Business and Professional Women (Woman of Achievement 1987), National Association Female Executives.

Background

Foust, Bobbie was born on April 30, 1934 in Calvert City, Kentucky, United States. Daughter of Clarence Lee and Hilda Mae (Barnhart) Freeman.

Education

Student, Murray State University, Kentucky, since 1986.

Career

Reporter, photographer Calvert (Calvert City, Kentucky) News, 1968-1972, Tribune-Courier, Benton, Kentucky, 1972-1977, Tribune-Courier and Leisure Scene, Benton, since 1980, editor, 1980-1987, Marshall Messenger, Benton, 1977-1979. Editor, director, owner Photo/News/Promotions, Calvert, since 1987.

Religion

All who truly seek God are both competent and called to develop in that relationship and share it with others.

Politics

When peaceful alternatives have failed, the force of arms may regretfully be preferable to unchecked aggression, tyranny and genocide.

Views

Responsibility for parenting is to encourage social, economic, and religious efforts to maintain and strengthen relationships within families in order that every member may be assisted toward complete personhood.

Membership

Member Kentucky Press Women Inc. (president 1983), Kentucky Press Association (director, award 1986), W. Kentucky Press Association (president 1983), Business and Professional Women (Woman of Achievement 1987), National Association Female Executives.

Connections

Married Ray Foust Junior, October 7, 1950. Children: Donna Foust Townsend, Jackie Foust Bader, Terrie Foust White, Dennis.

father:
Clarence Lee Freeman

mother:
Hilda Mae (Barnhart) Freeman

spouse:
Ray Foust Junior

children:
Donna Foust Townsend Foust

Jackie Foust Bader Foust

Terrie Foust White Foust

Dennis Foust