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Nora Temple Cleland, American Writer, editors Avocation: leading 4-H activities. F C. Co-president Vinland Fair Association, Baldwin, since 1985. Member American Association of University Women, Kansas Press Women.

Background

Cleland, Nora Temple was born on February 1, 1929 in Longton, Kansas, United States. Daughter of Oakes Richard and Lela Alice (Millikan) Temple.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Journalism, University Kansas, 1949.

Career

News and feature writer, Lawrence Journal-World, Kansas, 1949-1953; agricultural news writer, Lawrence Journal-World, Kansas, 1954; public relations writer, U. Kansas School Architecture & Engineering, Lawrence, 1953-1958; home town news editor, Division of U. Rels./U. Kansas, Lawrence, 1974-1980; Oread newsletter editor, U. Kansas, Lawrence, 1984-1993; acting news division coordinator, U. Kansas, Lawrence, 1992-1993; freelance news and feature writer, Baldwin, Kansas, 1993-1996; agricultural news correspondent, Farm Talk, Parsons, Kansas, since 1996; columnist, Grass and Grain, Manhattan, Kansas, 1996, 98. Youth Projects Director National Federation of Press Women, Arlington, Virginia, since 1992;president Kansas Press Women, Inc., Topeka, 1988-1990, professional development director since 1994.

Achievements

  • Avocation: leading 4-H activities. F C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Writer, editor: Vinland Telephone Company History, Kansas Committee, 1982 (National Federation Press Women Communications Contest award 1983). Editor: Hometowning Public Relations Systems, 1977 (District award Council Support of Education), others.

Membership

Co-president Vinland Fair Association, Baldwin, since 1985. Member American Association of University Women, Kansas Press Women.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Leading 4-h activities.

Connections

Married William Miles Cleland, March 10, 1951. Children: Sara A., Linda A., Anita L., William Ross.

father:
Oakes Richard Temple

mother:
Lela Alice (Millikan) Temple

spouse:
William Miles Cleland

children:
Sara A. Cleland

William Ross Cleland

Anita L. Cleland

Linda A. Cleland