Former Louisville newspaper editor David Hawpe dies

This undated photo shows former Louisville Courier Journal Executive Editor David Hawpe. Hawpe, who rose through the ranks of the Courier Journal to become editor of the Louisville newspaper, which won multiple Pulitzer Prizes on his watch, died Sunday, July 18, 2021. He was 78.

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