Eli Setencich wrote his last column on June 28, 2002 when he retired after 41 years at the paper.
Richard Scaife owned the now-defunct Union from 1977 to 1989.
John Seigenthaler retired as publisher, chairman and CEO of The Tennessean in 1991.
Marvin Teel was a paper carrier for The Benton Evening News.
Kevin Weston, who sought to take journalism in new directions while giving voice to communities often left behind, died June 16 at his home in Oakland after battling a rare form of leukemia. He was 45.
David Burgin had served as editor-in-chief of seven U.S. daily newspapers.
Wendell Trogdon retired as managing editor in September 1992.
Robert Trapp, along with his wife Ruth, were among the original four founders of the Sun in 1956.
Susan Carter became publisher on Nov. 7, 2012.
Arthur Gelb started as a copy boy in 1944 and rose to managing editor, the post he held when he retired at the end of 1989.
William Coughlin was executive editor of The Washington Daily News when the paper won the 1990 Pulitzer Prize for public service.
Randy Brubaker joined the Register in September 1983.
Michael Bellmore worked for the newspaper from October 2012 through November 2013.