John F. Day (1913-1982)
Courthouse lawn, Flemingsburg, KY
Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger
+38.42297, -83.7328438°25'23" N, 83°43'58" W
"A native of Fleming County, this prize-winning journalist began his career with the Lexington Leader; later worked with Washington Bureau of Louisville Courier-Journal. Director and Vice President of CBS News, 1955-61, where he won two Emmy awards. Wrote Bloody Ground, 1941, on Eastern Kentucky. John Day spent his last years in England publishing a weekly newspaper."
- July 24, 2012: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
- July 23, 2012: Added by Bill Eichelberger