Those Were the Days Posted in: Opinions Picture it: 2001 car trip to visit other newspapers. The driver was press association EVP Mark Thomas. El Reno Tribune Publisher (and press president) was next to him. Both were at least 30 years younger than me. I was vice president and sat in the back when Mark turned up the ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!