2022 OJHF honorees announced • 52nd annual induction ceremony, Thursday, April 28

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Richard Franklin “Dick” Dudley

Richard Franklin “Dick” Dudley

Inducted: 1987 RICHARD FRANKLIN “DICK” DUDLEY (1905-1978) demonstrated the importance of good journalism to a small community during the 35 years, 1934-69, in which he published the Hollis Daily News. His column, “Across The Desk,” served as a...
Ruth Robinson Greenup

Ruth Robinson Greenup

Inducted: 1987 RUTH ROBINSON GREENUP (1912-1984) worked for Oklahoma newspapers before going, in 1940, to South America to help edit papers in Brazil and Argentina and to work for Reuters. After returning to the United States, she and her husband, Leonard Greenup,...
Richard R.  Hefton

Richard R. Hefton

Inducted: 1987 RICHARD R. HEFTON (1930- ) is president, editor and publisher of Oklahoma County Newspapers, Inc., the largest newspaper group in the Oklahoma City area. Earlier he was an executive on the McAlester News Capital and the Journal Record in Oklahoma City....