Edward K. Livermore, Jr.

Inducted: 2004

EDWARD K. LIVERMORE, JR. (1944- ) Ed Livermore began delivering The Claremore Progress in 1950, and served in most positions on that paper and The Sapulpa Herald. He was editor of the OU Daily, earning a BA in journalism. After U.S Army service, he served at the Grand Junction (Colo.) Sentinel, UPI, and Altus Times Democrat before taking over as Editor and Publisher of The Edmond Sun in 1970. He also owned the Mineral Wells (Tex.) Index and the Guthrie News Leader. Livermore wrote a front page column for 29 years and served as Oklahoma Press Association president. Civically active, he was named Edmond Citizen of the Year in 1980 and to Edmond’s Hall of Fame in 2000. He’s recognized for his civic and newspaper leadership.