Newspaper Industry News

Editor Tammie Toler honored by Princeton school

Editor Tammie Toler honored by Princeton school

PRINCETON, W.Va. — Princeton Senior High School inducted Princeton Times Editor Tammie Toler into the PSHS Hall of Fame Wednesday during an academic awards ceremony for graduating seniors. Allen Kade introduced Tammie and recalled what a wonderful student she had been in his 7th grade class. “Tammie has shown determination, courage and strength throughout her […]

Charles Town editor recovering from heart attack

Charles Town editor recovering from heart attack

From Facebook, a column by Christine Snyder, Life editor of The Spirit of Jefferson This week’s Page 2 editor’s note is a personal one. We have tried to be as transparent as possible about the Spirit, so when our editor Rob Snyder (also my husband) had a heart attack Saturday and almost died, we felt […]

Daily Mail staffer awarded for water crisis timeline

Daily Mail staffer awarded for water crisis timeline

A blog post by Charleston Daily Mail Editor and Publisher Brad McElhinny CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Well done to Charleston Daily Mail multimedia reporter Marcus Constantino, who has been recognized for his compilation of a useful and interesting interactive timeline of the WV water contamination. The timeline, which Marcus compiled using a program called Timeline JS, organized […]

Gazette writers win two Green Eyeshade awards

Gazette writers win two Green Eyeshade awards

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Charleston Gazette staff writers won two first-place honors in this year’s Green Eyeshade Awards, a contest that recognizes the best newspaper reporting and writing in the southeastern United States. The Society of Professional Journalists granted Green Eyeshade Awards to Gazette staff writers Douglas Imbrogno, Eric Eyre and David Gutman. Imbrogno […]

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Employment Opportunity: WVPA looking for talented newspaper/media professional

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Press Association has an opening for a newspaper/media industry professional or recent college graduate with excellent communication skills and a willingness to embrace the future of journalism and media. The position would work with advertising, marketing, design, online news operations and member services. The WVPA goal is to work with the […]

Stadelman to serve as Governor’s director of communications
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Stadelman to serve as Governor’s director of communications

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced today Chris Stadelman will serve as the director of communications for the Governor’s Office, effective May 16, 2014. “I have worked closely with Chris in the past and I believe he brings valuable knowledge and experience to our team,” Gov. Tomblin said. “I’m pleased he has accepted […]

Get the news home delivered at the speed of light

WEIRTON, W.Va. — Readers of The Weirton Daily Times will have even more ways to enjoy the area’s most comprehensive report of news and information when the newspaper launches its digital edition on May 15. Print newspaper subscribers also will be able to read a digital version of the newspaper directly on their computer, tablet […]

Intelligencer offers more ways to read the paper

WHEELING, W.Va. — Over the past 161 years, The Intelligencer has stood firm as the Ohio Valley’s leading source of news and information, and the public’s strongest advocate on issues ranging from politics to crime. The newspaper’s mission since its founding on Aug. 24, 1852, has remained unchanged, and is printed daily on our front […]

Herald Dispatch subscribers register for full digital access

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Herald-Dispatch seven-day subscribers are eligible for full access to the newspaper’s digital services, including herald-dispatch.com, the e-paper edition and mobile apps. However, subscribers will need to register for a free account by Wednesday, May 14, for uninterrupted service. Subscribers can register online at www.herald-dispatch.com or by calling one of our customer service […]

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Employment Opportunity: Weekly newspaper seeking editor

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A family-owned weekly newspaper, located in the Potomac Highlands of West Virginia, seeks to fill the position of editor. A successful applicant needs to be community minded and willing to accept responsibility for covering local events/meetings, write feature stories and assisting with the day-to-day operations. Send resume and references to John McCoy […]