No one covers the happenings
in communities throughout the
state like the daily and weekly
newspapers of the Alabama
Press Association.

Nominations sought for 2019 APA Hall of Honor

Nomination forms for inductees into the 2019 Alabama Newspaper Hall of Honor are now available. Visit for more information and to download the nomination form. Inductees are recognized for their leadership in the...
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Nominations sought for APA Lifetime Achievement

The APA board of directors is seeking nominations for the Alabama Press Association Lifetime Achievement Award for 2017. The award was established in 2003 to honor and recognize outstanding service and accomplishments spanning a career in journalism in Alabama. The...
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Publisher – Clarksdale, MS

Publisher candidates being accepted for immediate opening at weekly newspaper in Clarksdale, Miss., grossing $600K. Ideal candidate knows the business from both sides of the fence, is able to drive revenue and profit, along with producing quality products – this is...
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Editorial Assistant/Reporter – LaFayette, GA

The Walker County Messenger, a weekly newspaper in LaFayette, GA., is searching for an editorial assitant/reporter. They are looking for someone with a journalism background who has reporting, editing and some layout skills. Must be willing to relocate. Benefits...
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In Response to Sutton Editorial

The Alabama Press Association Board of Directors voted today to censure Goodloe Sutton and suspend the association membership of The Democrat-Reporter. The members have a right under the bylaws to address the question of expulsion of the newspaper at the next...
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Press Operator – Florence, AL

TimesDaily has an immediate opening for a Press Operator. Candidate must be able to setup press for daily newspaper printing, monitor and inspect quality of papers, maintain registration and proper ink density, perform general maintenance and other duties as required....
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SCMA and MACMA Conference: Evolution 2019

This year’s SCMA and MACMA joint conference is being held at the newly renovated Read House hotel in downtown Chattanooga on April 4th-6th. The 2019 title, Evolution 2019, is in honor of the newspaper industry’s ever-changing landscape. The conference will feature...
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Reporter/Photographer – Opp, AL

The weekly Opp News has an immediate opening for a reporter/photographer familiar with InDesign and Photoshop. Compensation will be based on experience. Send resume to
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News Reporter – Florence, AL

The Times Daily in Florence, Alabama, is seeking an experienced news reporter to cover in-depth reporting projects, county government, the University of North Alabama and general assignment duties as needed. We need an energetic, inquisitive and productive...
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2019 APA Media Awards Editorial and Advertising Contests

The 2019 APA Media Awards Advertising Contest is now open and accepting entries. The editorial portion of the contest is also open and the magazine contest will be opened on January 23. Click here to visit the contest portal. This year, there were changes made to...
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Reporter – Tuskegee, AL

The Tuskegee News, published since 1865, is seeking a Reporter. Based in one of the most historic cities in the nation, it is the Macon County Seat and the site of Tuskegee University! It is also home to The Tuskegee Airmen and civil rights activists (birthplace of...
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The Alabama Press Association is the state trade association of daily and weekly newspapers in Alabama. Its active membership includes 24 daily newspapers and 99 non-daily newspapers. In addition, its membership includes over 100 associate members, which represent newspaper vendors, colleges and universities and other organizations allied to the newspaper industry.

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Suite 200
Birmingham, AL 35209

Phone: 205.871.7737
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