Longtime Yarmouth Vanguard editor Fred A. Hatfield dies

Fred A. Hatfield, the Yarmouth County Vanguard’s longest serving editor, passed away on October 4. Hatfield worked at the Nova Scotia community newspaper for almost 50 years. He began working at the Vanguard when the paper was first founded in 1966 and retired last year. Hatfield received a lifetime achievement award from Newspapers Atlantic in 2012 in recognition of his career in the industry.

Source: Nova News Now