Hatfield to speak at Thursday meeting
HUNTINGTON - Former Huntington newspaper publisher Don Hatfield will be the featured speaker at the Thursday, Nov. 8, meeting of the General Andrew Lewis Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution.
The meeting begins at 7 p.m. at the Enslow Park Presbyterian Church in Huntington and the public is welcome.
Hatfield recently authored “Newspaperman: A Memoir,” which details his 47 years of work in West Virginia and Arizona. Among the topics Hatfield covers in the book are the Marshall University plane crash and the Buffalo Creek tragedy.
His newspaper career began in 1953 when he was hired by Huntington Advertiser legend Ernie Salvatore.
Books will be available for sale at the event, and refreshments will be served.