April 15 is deadline for Bluegrass SPJ Chapter scholarships

April 15 deadline also for Tom/Pat Gish Award and May 1 deadline for Al Smith Award nominations April 15 is approaching and with it comes the deadline for college students to apply for a $1,100 scholarship memorializing the late Carl West. The Bluegrass Pro Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists has created an opportunity for students to pursue career […]

% now acceptable with a number: Previewing the 2019 edition of the AP Stylebook

By Lauren Easton, director of Media Relations, Associated Press During a panel at the ACES: The Society for Editing national conference in Providence, Rhode Island, on Friday, it was announced that the 2019 AP Stylebook will include new and expanded guidance on race-related terms. The guidance is immediately available to AP Stylebook Online subscribers and will be included in the new print edition of the […]

Antitrust Safe Harbor bill to assist newspapers introduced in Congress

From the News Media Alliance The “Journalism Competition and Preservation Act,” the antitrust safe harbor bill that will allow news publishers to collectively negotiate for better business arrangements with the tech platforms, has been introduced in the U.S. House. The News Media Alliance says it couldn’t ask for a better dream team to have introduced the bill – lead House […]