Rusty Ferguson

Inducted: 2020

RUSTY FERGUSON (1961- ) comes from a family dedicated to newspapers and their communities. The 3rd-generation publisher of The Cleveland American, The Hominy NewsProgress, and The Pawnee Chief was president of the Oklahoma Press Association in 2012 and served as the Cleveland Chamber of Commerce president three times. He is the fourth member of the Ferguson family to be inducted into the Oklahoma Journalism Hall of Fame—his grandfather Jo. O., his uncle D. Jo, and his father, Larry.