Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

UNC alum, distinguished journalist Tom Wicker dies at 85


Tom Wicker, one of postwar America’s most distinguished journalists, who wrote 20 books, covered the assassination of President John F. Kennedy for The New York Times and became the paper’s Washington bureau chief and an iconoclastic political columnist for 25 years, died on Friday at his home near Rochester, Vt. He was 85. (New York Times)


Share: Facebook | Twitter | Email

Related:

Recent Campus Connections News:

Back to school 2016: A look back

Daily Tar Heel Attempts To Solve Financial Difficulty

Advice for UNC’s class of 2020

UNC journalism students cover Rio Olympics and have cool stories to prove it

Poster sale brings in traffic and money to Chapel Hill Street Scene Teen Center


© 2005-2016 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.