Lifetime Achievement Award for John Zippert

RDLN founding Board member John Zippert-–and Carol Zippert--were honored with a lifetime achievement award from the Black Press USA for their contribution to local news in Alabama with the publication of the weekly newspaper The Greene County Democrat. They were recognized by NNPA President and CEO Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis Jr as "longtime freedom-fighting publishers for civil rights, justice, equality and freedom".

Cook Honored

John Zippert, Maya Crooks, Alice Paris, Darnella Winston, & George Paris at RDLN Institute graduation at UC Davis.