Bachelor of Arts, North Texas State University, 1957. Sports editor San Angelo Standard-Times (Texas), 1958-1962. Sports slotman Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 1962-1964.
Sports information director University Texas-Arlington, 1964-1972. Managing editor Tyler Courier-Times (Texas), 1972-1977, Waco Tribune-Herald (Texas), 1977-1985. Editor Port Arthur News (Texas), since 1985.
National director College Sports Information Dirs., Chicago, 1970-1972. Den leader Webelos, Boy Scouts American, Waco, 1979. Vice president Lake Air Pee Wee Football, Waco., 1979-1980.
President Lake Air Little League, 1979-1980.
Sports editor San Angelo Standard-Times, Texas, 1958—1962. Sports slotman Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 1962—1964. Sports information director University Texas-Arlington, 1964—1972.
Managing editor Tyler Courier-Times, Texas, 1972—1977, Waco Tribune-Herald, 1977—1985. Editor Port Arthur News, from 1985. National director College Sports Information Directors, Chicago, 1970—1972.
Den leader Webelos, Boy Scouts American, Waco, 1979. Vice president Lake Air Pee Wee Football, Waco, 1979—1980.
People sometimes argue that involvement in political life involves getting our hands dirty, so is something Christians should avoid. But God is present in everything, including political institutions.
Every Church member should be trusted with responsibilities. In building the local Methodist groups or 'societies', they should be trained to maintain the meetings and give pastoral care and challenge to the members.
Member of North and East Texas Press Association, Texas United Press International Editors, Associated Press Managing Editors Association, Pompano, Port Arthur, Sigma Delta Chi.
Married Madeline Jo Ward, December 21, 1966. Children: Joe Frank, Keith Lee, Thomas Kirk.