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By April 3, 2014 Read More →

WVU student newspaper hiring summer editors

A post from the Facebook page of The Daily Athenaeum Interested in becoming a part of our team? We are hiring editors for the summer semester and the 2014-15 school year. Editors are responsible for the daily production of the newspaper, as well as updating The DA’s website and social media accounts. Applications will be […]

WVU journalism grad wins Peabody Award
By April 3, 2014 Read More →

WVU journalism grad wins Peabody Award

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — “Hollow,” an interactive documentary project by West Virginia native Elaine McMillion, is among the winners of the 73rd annual Peabody Award winners. Winners of the award — regarded by some as the radio and television version of the Pulitzer Prize — were announced Wednesday morning. “I was told a week ago they […]

Prayer vigil Thursday for Princeton Times editor
By April 2, 2014 Read More →

Prayer vigil Thursday for Princeton Times editor

PRINCETON, W.Va. — A community prayer vigil will be held Thursday for Princeton Times Editor Tammie Toler, who is still being treated at a Roanoke, Va., hospital for a stroke. A prayer/candlelight vigil will be held Thursday at 8 p.m. at Princeton City Hall to pray for a speedy recovery for Toler, Deborah Clay said. […]

By March 31, 2014 Read More →

Princeton Times editor hospitalized after stroke

PRINCETON — A veteran local journalist who has served as editor and general manager of the Princeton Times for the past decade is undergoing treatment for a stroke at a Roanoke, Va., hospital. Tammie Toler, an award-winning newspaper reporter/editor who started her career in newspapers working on the copy desk of the Bluefield Daily Telegraph […]

Princeton Times editor’s illness sparks outpouring
By March 31, 2014 Read More →

Princeton Times editor’s illness sparks outpouring

PRINCETON, W.Va. — A veteran local journalist who has served as editor and general manager of the Princeton Times for the past decade is undergoing treatment for a stroke at a Roanoke, Va., hospital. Tammie Toler, an award-winning newspaper reporter/editor who started her career in newspapers working on the copy desk of the Bluefield Daily […]

By March 28, 2014 Read More →

WVPA editorial and advertising contest help available over the weekend

Message from executive director Don Smith: As the WVPA contest deadline of March 30 nears, I want to assure everyone not to panic. We will work with you to make sure everything is entered correctly. There have been a lot of calls and questions and we expect more over the final weekend.   You can call or […]

By March 27, 2014 Read More →

Herald-Dispatch offers column space to candidates

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — The Herald-Dispatch will publish one guest column per candidate prior to May primary elections in West Virginia, Ohio and Kentucky. Columns submitted by candidates must be no more than 600 words and submitted via email (either in an attachment in Word format or in the body of the email) by Wednesday, April […]

Parkersburg newspaper expands digital access
By March 24, 2014 Read More →

Parkersburg newspaper expands digital access

PARKERSBURG – Since 1875, The Parkersburg News and Sentinel has delivered valuable news and information to the residents of the Mid-Ohio Valley. The News and Sentinel has been an integral part of life in the region for generations, delivering news from your neighborhood and beyond directly to your door. But as technology changes, so do […]

He’s Mr. Multimedia
By March 18, 2014 Read More →

He’s Mr. Multimedia

A blog post by Charleston Daily Mail Editor and Publisher Brad McElhinny Marcus Constantino is a can-do kind of guy. You might see his work in the form of stories, photo or video. He received praise recently for his compilation of an interactive, multimedia timeline from the West Virginia water contamination. Marcus is a December […]

By March 13, 2014 Read More →

Employment Opportunities: State Journal looking for reporters

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The State Journal, a statewide, weekly newspaper that focuses on business, government, energy and law in West Virginia, is looking for reporters. “Applicants should enjoy the challenge of covering a diverse state with a unique set of challenges and opportunities. Our stories are picked up by national news services and our reporters speak […]