Tag: featured

WVU Student Report: Education reform, state budget cuts will affect WVU

Editor’s Note:  The Mountaineer News Service is produced by journalism students at West Virginia University.  Students from the P.I. Reed School of Journalism report, write and produce multi-platform news and feature packages about newsworthy subjects in West Virginia.  By Amit Batra, Will Hirsch and Taylor Eaton Mountaineer News Service MORGANTOWN,[Read More…]

WVU Student Report: VH1’s Save the Music supports musical education in West Virginia Schools

Editor’s Note:  The Mountaineer News Service is produced by journalism students at West Virginia University.  Students from the P.I. Reed School of Journalism report, write and produce multi-platform news and feature packages about newsworthy subjects in West Virginia.    By Michelle Deehan, Brandon Hite and Laken Vita The Mountaineer News[Read More…]

Deadline for Oct. 23 News Law seminar is noon Thursday

Newspapers can request invoicing for staff members’ attendance MORGANTOWN — The registration deadline for the  “News Law Training”  seminar being hosted by West Virginia University on noon on Thursday, Oct. 17. Don Smith, executive director of the West Virginia Press Association, said that WVPA member newspapers have the option of registering by[Read More…]

John Foust’s Ad-libs: Getting sales traction

By John Foust Raleigh, NC Traction is a key element in any business. Even the business of football. Many fans remember when the Green Bay Packers hosted the Dallas Cowboys in the 1967 NFL Championship game. The winner would go on to play the AFL’s Kansas City Chiefs in the[Read More…]

Policy symposium outlines child poverty issues

Advocates target SNAP funds for soft drinks Editor’s Note:  The following is part of the West Virginia Press Association’s series on the “Our Children, Our Future” Coalition. The association is following the coalition’s efforts to develop and push legislation to combat child poverty during the 2014 session of the West Virginia[Read More…]

Subscribe to Our Newsletter