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Notable Alumni: Journalism

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Ronnie Agnew Ronnie Agnew  (BA ’84)

  • Executive Editor of The Clarion-Ledger newspaper in Jackson, MS
Harold Crump Harold Crump   (BBA ’53)

  • Vice President of Hubbard Broadcasting, Inc., Saint Paul, MN
  • Gave Oprah Winfrey her first television news anchor job
Ron Franklin Ron Franklin  (BA ’65)

  • Play-by-play commentator for ESPN
  • Host of The NCAA Today and Sportsman’s Challenge
Eddie Fitts  Eddie Fritts  (BA ’61)

  • President of the National Association of Broadcasters, 1982-2006
David Molpus David Molpus  (BA ’70)

  • Former correspondent for National Public Radio
Otis Sanford Otis Sanford  (BA ’75)

  • Managing editor of The Commercial Appeal newspaper in Memphis, TN
Shepherd Smith Shephard Smith  (LA ’87)

  • Anchor for the Fox News Channel
Larry Speakes Larry Speakes  (BA ’61 ; BA ’01)

  • Former White House press secretary for President Ronald Reagan
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