I'm a newspaper editor in Central Florida who posts mostly news but dabbles a bit in the hashtag arts.

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A creature built on daily deadlines for 25 years. Last 15 with The Daytona Beach News-Journal in Florida. Current assignment: Politics. Previous stints at papers in Michigan and Indiana, including starting at The LaPorte Herald-Argus, same paper where Ernie Pyle got his start. Was only two-time e...

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@MarkHarper36 — 1,228 followers, 9,291 tweets

Nov 21, 2017

Listened to @RememberThisPod's Boris & Bela finale today. Great to marvel at Karloff's 1960s output and now I must see "Targets." https://t.co/pBn3rExNzY

Nov 21, 2017

When @wmfeorlando wanted to learn more about Jimmy Buffett's Latitude Margaritaville, @matthew_peddie turned to @dbnewsjournal's @ClaytonPark3. Good job, boys.

Nov 20, 2017

Breaking on @seanhannity tonight: Old sex charges against Bill Clinton. Oh, and Hillary, too.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Chief reporter, The Ball State Daily News.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

The quick fox jumps over the lazy dog.

How is social media changing news?

Despite promises to connect, I fear it's driving us into corners.