NKU hosts Media Forum for student journalists

Editors express frustrations over not receiving access to information on their campuses By Mildred Nguyen / News Editor / The Northerner College newsroom leaders face challenges from re-engaging the student body in a post-pandemic world to obtaining public records to squeezing in time for personal lives, according to editors from seven universities who participated in a virtual Student Media Forum […]

Dennis Brown, Jane Ashley Pace recommended by Board to serve as 2022 KPA Vice President

One of the most important actions at the annual KPA Fall Board Retreat is recommending to the full membership at least two individuals to serve as Vice President the following year. The board must recommend at least two, but can recommend up to three, and then ballots are sent to the publisher/general manager of each member newspaper. Those letters including […]

Meet Dennis Brown: KPA Vice President candidate for 2022

Dennis is a lifelong resident of Lewis County and 1984 graduate of Morehead State University, having earned a BA in communications. He and his father formed Brown Communications, Inc. in 1984 and purchased WKKS Radio in Vanceburg. He continues to serve as president and general manager. In 1987 he became affiliated with The Lewis County Herald and in 1991 became […]

Meet Jane Ashley Pace: KPA Vice President candidate for 2022

Jane Ashley Pace graduated from the University of Kentucky with a major in integrated strategic communications and minor in political science. Upon graduation, she started working in Frankfort as an assistant director at the Ky Oil & Gas Association where she recruited members, served as editor and sales representative of the industry newsletter and lobbied during legislative sessions. Jane Ashley […]

Miles Layton named editor of Winchester Sun, Jessamine Journal

Miles Layton has been named editor of Bluegrass Newsmedia’s Winchester Sun. Layton joined the Sun Nov. 8, and in addition to overseeing the local newspaper, he also serves as editor of The Jessamine Journal in Nicholasville. “We are pleased to welcome Miles Layton to Bluegrass Newsmedia, and look forward to his  service with The Winchester Sun and Jessamine Journal,” said […]