Convention

WVPA seeking regional flavor for annual WVPA Foundation silent auction
By July 13, 2017 Read More →

WVPA seeking regional flavor for annual WVPA Foundation silent auction

CANAAN VALLEY, W.Va. — The West Virginia Press Association Convention 2017 is Aug. 3-5 at Canaan Valley Resort in Tucker County. “An enjoyable part of the event is shopping through the annual WVPA Foundation silent auction items,” said Don Smith, executive director the WVPA. “The silent auction is a success because our member newspapers collect items […]

WVPA Convention 2017 is Aug. 3-5
By July 13, 2017 Read More →

WVPA Convention 2017 is Aug. 3-5

WVPA Convention 2017: Reserve rooms today CANAAN VALLEY, W.Va. — Registration for the West Virginia Press Association’s 2017 Convention, Aug. 3-5 is open. “West Virginia: Adapting to Marketplace Changes” is the theme of the West Virginia Press Association’s 2017 Convention, Aug. 3-5. The WVPA invites its 70 member newspapers and guests to Canaan Valley Resort for […]

Register now for WVPA Convention at Canaan Valley Resort
By July 11, 2017 Read More →

Register now for WVPA Convention at Canaan Valley Resort

WVPA Convention 2017: Reserve rooms today CANAAN VALLEY, W.Va. — Registration for the West Virginia Press Association’s 2017 Convention, Aug. 3-5 is open. “West Virginia: Adapting to Marketplace Changes” is the theme of the West Virginia Press Association’s 2017 Convention, Aug. 3-5. The WVPA invites its 70 member newspapers and guests to Canaan Valley Resort for […]

WVPA Convention 2017: Reserve rooms today
By July 7, 2017 Read More →

WVPA Convention 2017: Reserve rooms today

Reserve your rooms today CANAAN VALLEY, W.Va. — Registration for the West Virginia Press Association’s 2017 Convention, Aug. 4-5 is open. “West Virginia: Adapting to Marketplace Changes” is the theme of the West Virginia Press Association’s 2017 Convention, Aug. 3-5. The WVPA invites its 70 member newspapers and guests to Canaan Valley Resort for three days […]

By February 28, 2017 Read More →

WVPA Hall of Fame accepting nominations

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Press Association is now accepting nominations for the West Virginia Press Association’s Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame committee welcomes written nominations, which must include a brief biographical sketch. In order to be nominated and elected to the Hall of Fame, a person had to have an “outstanding” career with a […]

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WVPA accepting nominations for Adam R. Kelly Premier Journalist Award
By February 28, 2017 Read More →

WVPA accepting nominations for Adam R. Kelly Premier Journalist Award

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Press Association is accepting nominations for its Adam R. Kelly Premier Journalist Award through April 1, 2017. The award is the highest individual honor bestowed by the West Virginia Press Association. It’s given each year in recognition of an individual’s service to the newspapers in the state, the West […]

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By February 27, 2017 Read More →

WVPA Convention 2017: Aug. 3-5 at Canaan Valley Resort

The West Virginia Press Association’s 2017 Convention is set for Aug. 3-5, 2017, at Canaan Valley Resort. More details will be posted soon. Contact Don Smith, executive director, 304-342-1011, or donsmith@wvpress.org for more information.

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2017 WVPA Newspaper Contest site open, packets available
By February 17, 2017 Read More →

2017 WVPA Newspaper Contest site open, packets available

Editorial and advertising packets emailed and linked below CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Press Association’s 2017 Newspaper Contest entry packets for editorial and advertising are available and the contest website is open for entries. Every August, the West Virginia Press Association sponsors a statewide convention for newspaper staff members around the state. Benefits include professional development workshops, awards to the […]

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View the WVPA 2016 advertising award-winning entries
By September 8, 2016 Read More →

View the WVPA 2016 advertising award-winning entries

The following are 2016 WVPA winning advertising entries in either pdf and jpeg format: D3 – BEST THEME PAGE(S) _ RETAIL – Breast Cancer Awareness 10-21 D1 – BEST THEME PAGE(S) _ RETAIL – flag D2 – BEST THEME PAGE(S) _ RETAIL – ET_102915_B006 D4 – BEST THEME PAGE(S) _ CLASSIFIED – HalloweenSafety_10-30-15 D3 – BEST […]

View the WVPA 2016 editorial award-winning entries
By September 8, 2016 Read More →

View the WVPA 2016 editorial award-winning entries

The following are 2016 WVPA winning editorial entries in either pdf and jpeg format: D4 – BEST LEGAL AFFAIRS REPORTING – Legal Issues 06-24-15 D3 – BEST LEGAL AFFAIRS REPORTING – 4 c D2 – BEST LEGAL AFFAIRS REPORTING – ET_052715_A001 D4 – BEST IN-DEPTH OR INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING- FEb 13 p 1 D3 – BEST IN-DEPTH OR […]