80
Gawth profile image

Ron Gawthorp (Gawth)

Joined 7 years ago from Millboro, Virginia

6

76

48

Ron Gawthorp writes Hub contributions from his home in the Allegheny Highlands of Virginia.. His topics are whatever strikes his fancy.  He published his first novel Richer Than The Rockefellers in 2002.  His second book Glimpses of Glory--A Forgotten Pitchers Journey To The Bigs And Beyond was released by Xlibris in September of 2012.

Gawthorp served in the U.S. Army doing one tour as an PIO specialist (Army reporter) in the Highlands of Vietnam.  He spent many years in Southeastern Illinois and lived 22 years in West Virginia working mostly in oil and gas drilling industries.  He won numerous awards in newspapering including a William Randolph Hearst Award for feature writing while studying journalism at Southern Illinois University.

Show: All
  • All
  • Entertainment and Media (1)
  • Politics and Social Issues (1)
  • Technology (1)
  • All
  • Entertainment and Media (2)
  • Holidays and Celebrations (1)
  • Politics and Social Issues (3)
    working