2023 induction ceremony to include 10 journalists and 2 Lifetime Achievement honorees

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Hall of Fame Member

Tom Steed

Posthumously Inducted: 2005

TOM STEED (1904-1983) became a nationally recognized Congressman, building on skills perfected in a long and varied history in journalism. He started at The Ada Evening News and was a correspondent for The Daily Oklahoman, a reporter for The Bartlesville Examiner Enterprise, telegraph editor for the McAlester News-Capital, and news editor and managing editor for the Shawnee News-Star. 

Tom Steed
How to Submit a Nomination

Selection Process

Honorees are selected by a committee comprised of hall of fame members, including its director, and distinguished leaders in journalism. The Selection Committee considers all nominations, both new ones and those held over from previous years, before selecting the honorees.

The 2023 Oklahoma Journalism Hall of Fame nominee submission deadline is Monday, October 31, 2022.

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