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Convention Update: Is WVPA Newspaper Ownership Initiative a ‘must attend’ seminar?
By July 26, 2017 Read More →

Convention Update: Is WVPA Newspaper Ownership Initiative a ‘must attend’ seminar?

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — For anyone interested in learning how and why newspapers are selling, how newspapers are purchased, the current market value of newspapers, or about the state and future of the newspaper industry, the WVPA Newspaper Ownership Initiative is a “must attend” seminar.  That’s the opinion of Don Smith, executive director of the West Virginia Press Association. The […]

Ready for WVPA Convention 2017?  Register today
By July 24, 2017 Read More →

Ready for WVPA Convention 2017? Register today

Have you reserved your room at Canaan Valley? 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 […]

Register now for WVPA Convention 2017
By July 18, 2017 Read More →

Register now for WVPA Convention 2017

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 […]

John Dahlia promoted to NCWV Media Business Editor, Terra Alta native Joseph Hauger named editor
By July 18, 2017 Read More →

John Dahlia promoted to NCWV Media Business Editor, Terra Alta native Joseph Hauger named editor

Staff report The Preston County News and Register CLARKSBURG, W.Va.  — John Dahlia, who has served as the editor of the Preston County News & Journal the last two years and seven months, has been promoted to the position of NCWV Media business editor, where he will be responsible for business content across all of […]

Hundreds gather to celebrate The Inter-Mountain’s 125th anniversary
By July 17, 2017 Read More →

Hundreds gather to celebrate The Inter-Mountain’s 125th anniversary

By BRAD JOHNSON The Inter-Mountain ELKINS, W.Va.  — Hundreds of residents came out to enjoy the food and fun of an outdoor celebration of the 125th anniversary of The Inter-Mountain Saturday along with local officials and Gov. Jim Justice. “I congratulate the paper,” Justice told those in attendance Saturday on the grounds of The Inter-Mountain’s […]

The Inter-Mountain 125th anniversary celebration is Saturday
By July 14, 2017 Read More →

The Inter-Mountain 125th anniversary celebration is Saturday

The Inter-Moutain ELKINS, W.Va.  — W.Va. Gov. Jim Justice will be the keynote speaker on Saturday as The Inter-Mountain celebrates its 125th anniversary at its downtown offices. Festivities are set to kick off at 10 a.m., with music provided by the West Virginia Highlanders, followed by brief introductions by The Inter-Mountain Publisher Steve Herron and […]

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 […]

Dave Walsh: Four decades of sports coverage
By July 12, 2017 Read More →

Dave Walsh: Four decades of sports coverage

By DAVE WALSH The Herald-Dispatch HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — It started on Oct. 14, 1974. It ended on July 10, 2017. What is it? My career in journalism that spanned 42-plus years. On my fourth attempt at deciding on a major at Marshall University, I opted for journalism. History, no. Economics, no. Physical Education, no even though […]

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 […]