John D. Owen Lynchburg History Lectures

  • 2311 Memorial Avenue
  • Lynchburg, VA 24501

"A JHistory of Lynchburg's Newspaper: The News and Advance" by Joe Stinnett
Stinnett, the retired editor of the newspaper and longtime Central Virginia journalist, will take a look at the story of the newspaper founded in 1866, giving attention to the social and racial history of the city. He will also talk about some colorful local newspaper men and women of the past and will share is own anecdotes.

  • 2311 Memorial Avenue
  • Lynchburg, VA 24501