Wishing you a Happy New Year and very Happy 150th Anniversary year to KPA


Room reservation deadline on the horizon and then it’s Convention Time in the Bluegrass

If you haven’t made your room reservations for the 150th Anniversary Convention, then now is the time. Rooms are available at the Marriott East in Louisville, site of the convention, with a deadline of January 8 approaching. After that date, the hotel will release KPA’s block of rooms to the general public and will also charge full price for the […]

Contest winners’ names have been sent by email to newspapers

Names and places for each winner in the KPA News and KPA Ad contests have been emailed to the publisher or editor.  The emails began Thursday morning and were completed earlier today. In all, there were 395 places awarded in the KPA Advertising Excellence in Kentucky Newspapers competition and 687 places in the KPA News Contest. We broke tradition this […]

32 newspapers have applied for the 2019 internship program

The deadline for applying to be a Host Newspaper for a 2019 Kentucky Journalism Foundation has come and gone and 32 newspapers have submitted an application. Of course, it seems as if most were keeping their KPA membership — Kentucky Procrastinators Association, that is — active. As of Thursday morning, only 18 had submitted an application for nearly half of […]