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2015 WVPA Convention Photos – Gallery No. 1
By August 26, 2015 Read More →

2015 WVPA Convention Photos – Gallery No. 1

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Press Association is posting photo galleries from Convention 2015. We will work to add captions and remove duplicates as time allows. The photos by Dalton Walker of the WVPA.

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Gov. Tomblin offers insight, information during Convention remarks
By August 20, 2015 Read More →

Gov. Tomblin offers insight, information during Convention remarks

Among key statements by Gov. Tomblin: Workforce West Virginia office has more than $40 million in federal funding to retrain displaced workers CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Press Association was fortunate to have Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin speak at the WVPA’s Convention 2015 in Charleston, Aug. 13-15. Gov. Tomblin’s comments at the convention’s Advertising Awards Banquet, […]

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The Times Record & Roane County Reporter wins top Newspaper honor
By August 15, 2015 Read More →

The Times Record & Roane County Reporter wins top Newspaper honor

  CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The Times Record & Roane County Reporter has earned the West Virginia Press Association’s top newspaper honor: Newspaper of the Year.   The Spencer, W.Va., newspaper excelled in the advertising division earning first place in General Excellence in the West Virginia Press Association’s Advertising Competition. The newspaper also finished third place […]

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Kniceley named Adam R. Kelly Premier Journalist for 2015
By August 15, 2015 Read More →

Kniceley named Adam R. Kelly Premier Journalist for 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Andy Kniceley, publisher the Exponent Telegram in Clarksburg has been named the Adam R. Kelly Premier Journalist for 2015 by the West Virginia Press Association. Kniceley — whose “outstanding career in the newspaper industry” was noted during the presentation —  has also served as publisher of Times West Virginian and as president of the […]

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By August 15, 2015 Read More →

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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By August 14, 2015 Read More →

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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By August 13, 2015 Read More →

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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