Joe Stevenson

Year Inducted: 2016

Category: Media

Schools / Organizations: The Macomb Journal
The Quad City Times
The Northwest Herald

Biography: The son of a basketball coach, Joe developed a love of sports early in his life.  That passion blended nicely with a love of writing while Joe was in hgh school in Canton, MO.  This led to a career of 34+ years as a sportswriter.  A graduate of Truan State University, Joe worked at the Macomb Journal from 1982-86 and The Quad City Times from 1986-89.  He then moved to The Northwest Herald in Crystal Lake for the remainder of his career.