St. Petersburg Times
Special report
Video report
  • For their own good
    Fifty years ago, they were screwed-up kids sent to the Florida School for Boys to be straightened out. But now they are screwed-up men, scarred by the whippings they endured. Read the story and see a video and portrait gallery.
  • More video reports
Multimedia report
Print Email this storyEmail story Comment Email editor
Fill out this form to email this article to a friend
Your name Your email
Friend's name Friend's email
Your message
 

Daytona Beach editor to lead foundation board

By ASSOCIATED PRESS
Published June 28, 2006


ST. PETERSBURG - Don Lindley, executive editor of the Daytona Beach News-Journal, has been unanimously chosen as chairman of the First Amendment Foundation.

Lindley, who has served on the foundation's board since 1999, replaces Paul Tash, chairman, chief executive and editor of the St. Petersburg Times, the foundation announced.

Lindley is a graduate of Yale and Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. He also serves as freedom of information chairman on the Florida Society of Newspaper Editors' board of directors and on the American Society of Newspaper Editors' Freedom of Information Committee.

The foundation board also appointed Tim Nickens, deputy editor of editorials for the Times, as a board trustee. Nickens is a graduate of Indiana University.

The First Amendment Foundation is a public advocate for open government.

[Last modified June 28, 2006, 06:09:11]


Share your thoughts on this story

[an error occurred while processing this directive]
Subscribe to the Times
Click here for daily delivery
of the St. Petersburg Times.

Email Newsletters

ADVERTISEMENT