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KPA Winter Convention Cancelled

Based on the weather forecast, the KPA Board just voted to cancel the convention beginning today (Thursday). Please pass along to any staff who might have been coming to the KPA Ad Contest banquet that the banquet tonight and all…

Deadline to enter BOTH Contests is MONDAY!

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The deadline to register AND submit all entries for BOTH of KPA’s contests is OCTOBER 5! Are you registered for KPA’s News and Advertising contests? That is the first step before you can submit ANY entries. If you don’t know, here…

Nurture the next generation of journalists by supporting the Kentucky High School Journalism Association

Dear Kentucky publisher or editor: The Kentucky High School Journalism Association, founded 18 years ago by the Kentucky Press Association, needs your help. For a modest sum, your newspaper can sponsor your area high schools in KHSJA. It’s a tremendous…

Hensley named publisher of Advocate group

By TODD KLEFFMAN tkleffman@amnews.com For the first time in more than 35 years there will not be a Schurz atop the masthead of The Advocate-Messenger. That position will go to Larry Hensley, who will take over for the departing Scott Schurz…

Schurz installed as KPA president; Ivory, Lyles honored

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Scott Schurz Jr., president and publisher of Advocate Communications, Inc., Danville, was installed as 2014 president of the Kentucky Press Association on Friday. The association, in its 145th year, held its annual convention at The Hyatt Regency in Lexington. Willie…

2014 Convention Deadline FRIDAY!!

The deadline for registering for the 2014 Kentucky Press Association Winter Convention and Trade Show is Friday, January 17, 2014.

Herald-Leader publisher elected to newspaper group’s board

By Jim Warren, Lexington Herald-Leader Herald-Leader Publisher Rufus Friday was elected Sunday to the board of directors of the Southern Newspaper Publishers Association. He was one of six new directors elected at the association’s annual News Industry Summit in Sarasota,…