It’s ‘President Sharon’ now

Sharon Burton, publisher of the Adair County Community Voice and Farmer’s Pride in Columbia, took over as 2021 President of the Kentucky Press Association Friday. The exchange of the gavel took place on the same day and same place she would have received it from 2020 President Jeff Jobe had the 2021 Convention taken place. It came during a “hybrid” […]

Your 2021 KPA Board of Directors

 

Photos from first in-person Board meeting in a year

 

Make public affairs coverage relevant and timely

By Jim Pumarlo, Newsroom Trainer How many newsrooms have received complaints about coverage of local public affairs – specifically meetings? It might be the city council, school board, county board or one of the numerous other government bodies under your microscope. From an elected official: “You didn’t give the full story. Where was my quote?” From a person who spoke […]