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Courtesy of Lina Sorbilli

Herald-Dispatch publisher Dan Martin, right, gives an award to classified sales employee Lina Sorbilli in 1987 or 1988. In the back is advertising director David Alley. Martin was the publisher from 1986-1989.

Gallery: The Herald-Dispatch in the 1980s

Jan. 25, 2009 @ 09:50 PM

On Sunday, Jan. 17, 1909, the first edition of The Herald-Dispatch hit the streets in Huntington, and we are celebrating the 100th anniversary of that event in 2009.

Check out our 100 Years site at http://www.herald-dispatch.com/specialsections/100years, and be sure to pick up a copy of our 100th Anniversary Commemorative Edition on Saturday, Jan. 17.