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state like the daily and weekly
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Nominations sought for 2017 APA Hall of Honor

Nomination forms for inductees into the 2017 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 newspaper...
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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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Google News Initiative & LMA Announce 50 Scholarships for Media Transformation 2018

Understanding the need for greater diversity in the local media industry, LMA and Google News Initiative have teamed up to offer 50 scholarships to Media Transformation 2018. The conference takes place September 25-27 in Kansas City and focuses on innovation,...
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National Newspaper Week – October 7-8, 2018

National Newspaper Week 2018 will be observed Oct. 7-13, 2018. The annual celebration marks the impact of newspapers in their communities. Today, more than ever, our communities need to be aware of the important role their local newspaper plays in the community. SPREAD THE WORD! Material, including editorials, cartoons, promotional ads and more, is now available to the members of the Alabama Press Association on the NNW site. NNW is sponsored by Newspaper Association Managers, Inc., the consortium of North American trade associations representing the industry.

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Managing Editor – Greenville, Mississippi

The Delta Democrat Times, a Pulitzer Prize-winning, 5,000-circulation, six-day daily in Greenville, Miss., is looking for a managing editor to lead its newsroom. The position requires the full spectrum of skills, from page layout to editorial writing and news coverage...
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August 2018 AlaPressa

August 2018 AlaPressa
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2018 Football Pass Program

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Full-Time Reporter – Greenville, MS

The Delta Democrat-Times in Greenville, Miss., seeks a full-time news reporter with high energy, moxie and strong writing skills. The job requires beat coverage with the ability to break news and write compelling features. The successful candidate will cover...
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2018 Summer Convention Photos

The 2018 APA Summer Convention was a total hit! Enjoy the following pictures, captured by staff throughout the weekend...and don't forget to share yours also! Send them to Thanks!
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2018 BNC Winners Released

Attached are the releases from the Alabama Press Association announcing all winners in the BNC editorial, advertising, online and magazines contests. Awards were presented Saturday, July 20 at the awards banquet during the Summer Convention. Congratulations to all our...
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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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