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WV Press 2019 Convention education seminar videos available for staff review
By August 15, 2019 Read More →

WV Press 2019 Convention education seminar videos available for staff review

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — If you couldn’t attend the educational seminars at the West Virginia Press Association Convention in Morgantown on Aug. 2-3, you can still get the benefit. The educational seminar videos are embedded below. WV Press has also uploaded the seminars to Facebook and YouTube channels and its award presentations to YouTube. Awards presentations […]

WV Press Advertising Awards Presentation Video
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WV Press Advertising Awards Presentation Video

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — If you couldn’t attend the advertising awards banquet at West Virginia Press Association Convention in Morgantown on Aug. 2-3, you can still see the winners. The advertising videos are embedded below. WV Press has also uploaded the awards to Facebook and YouTube channels and its award presentations to YouTube. Editorial awards presentations […]

WV Press Editorial Awards Presentation Video
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WV Press Editorial Awards Presentation Video

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — If you couldn’t attend the editorial awards banquet at West Virginia Press Association Convention in Morgantown on Aug. 2-3, you can still see the winners. The advertising videos are embedded below. WV Press has also uploaded the awards to Facebook and YouTube channels and its award presentations to YouTube. Advertising awards presentations […]

West Virginia Press honors past presidents at 2019 Convention
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West Virginia Press honors past presidents at 2019 Convention

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Press Association honored past presidents at its 2019 Convention at Lakeview Resort in Morgantown.

W.Va. Supreme Court justices address reforms, changes in court operation
By August 6, 2019 Read More →

W.Va. Supreme Court justices address reforms, changes in court operation

By Steven Allen Adams Parkersburg News and Sentinel MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Nearly one year after the West Virginia House of Delegates impeached four justices of the state Supreme Court of Appeal, Chief Justice Beth Walker is able to look back and see the positive that came out of that process. Walker was one of four […]

W.Va. officials see positive results from state parks overhaul
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W.Va. officials see positive results from state parks overhaul

By Michael Erb Parkersburg News and Sentinel MORGANTOWN — West Virginia’s state parks and forests are in the midst of a multi-million dollar overhaul, and officials say they are already seeing increased tourism and use. Samantha Smith, communications director for the West Virginia Department of Commerce, and Steve McDaniel, director of the West Virginia Department […]

Four newspapers earn West Virginia Press Association Editorial Honors
By August 6, 2019 Read More →

Four newspapers earn West Virginia Press Association Editorial Honors

Sandy Buzzerd of the Morgan Messenger wins Adam R. Kelly Award MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Four West Virginia newspapers earned first-place General Excellence awards, which honor outstanding achievement by circulation division, in the 2019 West Virginia Press Association Better Newspaper Contest. The General Excellence Award winners are Charleston Gazette-Mail in Division 1, Bluefield Daily Telegraph in Division 2, Hampshire Review in Division 3, and The Moorefield […]

Advertising Excellence recognized by the West Virginia Press Association
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Advertising Excellence recognized by the West Virginia Press Association

WVPA Staff Report CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Four West Virginia newspapers earned first-place General Excellence awards, which honor outstanding achievement by circulation division, in the 2019 West Virginia Press Association’s Advertising Awards Competition. The General Excellence Award winners were as follows: Charleston Gazette-Mail in Division 1; The Exponent Telegram and The Inter-Mountain, tied in Division 2; The Times Record and Roane County Reporter in Division 3; and The […]

Four newspapers earn West Virginia Press Association Editorial Honors
By August 3, 2019 Read More →

Four newspapers earn West Virginia Press Association Editorial Honors

Sandy Buzzerd of the Morgan Messenger wins Adam R. Kelly Award MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Four West Virginia newspapers earned first-place General Excellence awards, which honor outstanding achievement by circulation division, in the 2019 West Virginia Press Association Better Newspaper Contest. The General Excellence Award winners are Charleston Gazette-Mail in Division 1, Bluefield Daily Telegraph in Division 2, Hampshire Review in Division 3, and The Moorefield […]

Highlights from WVPA Convention 2019 — Supreme Court Panel
By August 3, 2019 Read More →

Highlights from WVPA Convention 2019 — Supreme Court Panel