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Four newspapers earn West Virginia Press Association Editorial Honors 

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Four West Virginia newspapers earned first-place General Excellence awards, which honor outstanding achievement by circulation division, in the 2015 West Virginia Press Association Better Newspaper Contest. The General Excellence Award winners are The Charleston Gazette in Division I, The Inter-Mountain of Elkins in Division II, The Hampshire Review of Romney in Division […]

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Advertising Excellence recognized by the West Virginia Press Association 

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Four West Virginia newspapers earned first-place General Excellence awards, which honor outstanding achievement by circulation division, in the 2015 West Virginia Press Association’s Advertising Awards Competition. The General Excellence Award winners are The Dominion Post of Morgantown in Division I, The Exponent Telegram of Clarksburg in Division II, The Times Record & […]

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WVPA Convention 2015 Program

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WVPA Convention 2015: Final program and list of attendees
By August 13, 2015 Read More →

WVPA Convention 2015: Final program and list of attendees

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Press Association’s Convention 2015 kicks off tonight at 6:30 p.m. with the President’s Reception at the The Culture Center on the State Capitol Complex. For the next three days journalists from across the state will gather for educational seminars professional recognition, product displays and socializing. Follow convention on twitter at […]

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10 Things you should know about WVPA Convention 2015
By August 11, 2015 Read More →

10 Things you should know about WVPA Convention 2015

10 Things you should know about WVPA Convention 2015, which is Thursday through Saturday in Charleston, W.Va.: No. 1 — President’s Reception, which opens Convention 2015 at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, is at The Culture Center at the state Capitol Complex, not The Embassy Suites, which serves as Convention headquarters. The Charleston Convention & Visitors Center is providing […]

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Gov. Tomblin speaking at WVPA Advertising Awards Luncheon
By August 11, 2015 Read More →

Gov. Tomblin speaking at WVPA Advertising Awards Luncheon

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin will be the featured speaker at Friday’s Advertising Awards Luncheon during the West Virginia Press Association’s Convention 2015. Gov. Tomblin recently hosted the National Governors Association at The Greenbrier Resort for the NGA’s annual summer meeting and used the event to showcase West Virginia. Hosting the NGA meeting gave the Governor a chance to promote West […]

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WVPA Convention 2015 starts Thursday
By August 9, 2015 Read More →

WVPA Convention 2015 starts Thursday

President’s Reception set for The Culture Center and State Museum; bus leaving at 6:15 p.m. CHARLESTON, W.VA — The West Virginia Press Association’s Convention 2015 kicks off Thursday and offers the state’s newspaper industry three days of recognition, education and celebration. Activities start with Thursday’s President’s Reception — held this year at The Culture Center and State Museum on the […]

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WVPA Convention 2015 offering editors, reporters valuable opportunity
By August 2, 2015 Read More →

WVPA Convention 2015 offering editors, reporters valuable opportunity

Panel to discuss ‘A Reporter’s 10-Step Guide to Finding Good Stories’ CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Some say the best stories are those that haven’t yet been told. If you ask Nanya Friend, West Virginia Press Association news editor and former Charleston Daily Mail publisher and editor, she’ll tell you ideas are solid gold and scads of […]

DEADLINE: Convention 2015 registration, room reservation due
By July 21, 2015 Read More →

DEADLINE: Convention 2015 registration, room reservation due

Reserve rooms at Embassy Suites CHARLESTON, W.Va. — With the registration deadline nearing, it’s time to register for the West Virginia Press Association’s Convention 2015. The program/registration information for WVPA Convention 2015 is attached. .   PROGRAM/REGISTRATION INFORMATION: 2015 WVPA Convention program . The WVPA staff is excited about the opportunities provided by having the newspaper industry convention […]

Newspapers encouraged to bring regional items for silent auction at Convention 2015
By July 16, 2015 Read More →

Newspapers encouraged to bring regional items for silent auction at Convention 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Bidding on silent auction items is a tradition at the West Virginia Press Association’s annual conventions. Convention 2015 is Aug. 13-15 at The Embassy Suites in Charleston and the silent auction tradition continues.  “An enjoyable part of the event is shopping through the annual WVPA Foundation silent auction items,” said Don Smith, executive director […]

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