Use #KPA150 to record your favorite KPA memories

What are your favorite memories of KPA? All year long, you can record those to honor KPA’s first 150 years. Simply enter #KPA150 on any social media site you use and tell us about your memories. Remember, that if you use the #KPA150 on your private/personal Facebook Page All you have to do is post on social media as you […]

Ryan Craig named Kernel adviser

Advice comes best from those advisers with the most experience, and UK’s Kentucky Kernel sought to find the best adviser for the newspaper. After a six-week search, Ryan Craig has been named as the Kentucky Kernel’s adviser. The announcement was made Wednesday. Craig was 2017 KPA President and is serving this year as Immediate Past President on the KPA Board. […]

CNHI explores sale of newspaper company

From CNHI News Service MONTGOMERY, Ala. – CNHI, LLC, one of the country’s leading providers of local news and information, said Monday it is exploring the sale of its newspaper properties in 22 states. The announcement was made after its parent company, Raycom Media Inc., reported it has signed an agreement to be acquired by Gray Television group, a public […]

All-expenses-paid media training available from National Press Foundation

  The National Press Foundation is offering a four-day, all-expenses-paid training program from Sept. 23-26, in Kansas City to explore the future of food and agriculture. Journalists in attendance will hear from experts on ways food is grown, marketed, sold and wasted. They will also learn about labeling, growing methods, GMOs, pesticide and herbicide use and organic farming. The fellowship […]

The new state sales tax might reach further than we were told

Will your dues to be a member of KPA be subject to the new sales tax enacted by the 2018 Kentucky legislature? How about your convention registration fees? Will the meals be taxable? What else is hidden on all those pages that was worked out behind closed doors? I doubt anyone thought of membership dues being subject to the state […]

34th Kentucky Archives Institute set for July 20

Deadline for registration is July 16 The 34th annual Kentucky Archives Institute is scheduled for July 20 at the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives (KDLA), 300 Coffee Tree Road, Frankfort. Presentations will focus on online resources and research opportunities. Featured speakers include Nicka Smith,; Greg Nelson,; Kari May and Cathy Crum, KDLA; and representatives of public universities […]