William Perkins, 85, April 28, 2008

William Perkins Sr. From Norfolk Virginian-Pilot
William J. Perkins Sr. NORFOLK - William "Bill" John Perkins Sr., 85, passed away April 28, 2008, at his home in the presence of his loving family. A native of Washington, Ind., he spent most of his life in Arlington, Va. After retiring in 1985, he made his home in Duck, N.C., and had lived in Norfolk for the past eight years.

John M. Lemmon (1927 - 2008) - 'Old-fashioned' editor championed Evening Sun - April 11, 2008

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John "Jack" Lemmon began a distinguished newspaper career at the Washington Star.