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Help Pay Tribute to Louisiana's Vietnam Veterans

The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Foundation project “Faces Never Forgotten” needs help obtaining missing photos of Vietnam veterans from Louisiana. These photos will help complete an electronic “Wall of Faces” in the new education center at the Vietnam Memorial Wall.


For information about how you can help, please click here.

The December Issue of The Louisiana Press is now available.

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Upcoming Webinars


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Thursday, December 11

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The LPA 2014 Media Directory

 is now available

The Louisiana Press Association Directory is the most complete guide to Louisiana newspapers, detailing key personnel, circulation, computer and press configurations, complete newspaper DMA information and statewide research.  The directory is a valuable tool for newspapers, advertising agencies, public relations firms and others who look to it for useful information.


Order now by calling (225) 344-9309 and take $5 off the cover price.


For an order form, please click here.


Directories can be ordered online by clicking here.


2013 Directories are also available for half price.

Competition Winners Announced


The Advocate (Baton Rouge), The Courier (Houma), the Daily Comet (Thibodaux), the Tri-Parish Times & BusinessNews (Houma), the West Side Journal (Port Allen), and the Southwest Daily News earned Newspaper of the Year honors in their respective divisions at the 134th Annual Louisiana Press Association Convention in Biloxi, MS.


The designation for the Newspaper of the Year is based on the number of points earned in the Better Newspaper Editorial Competition and the Better Newspaper Advertising Competition for 2013 with awards being given in individual contests for first, second, and third places. The editorial contests range from news story writing to graphic design while the advertising entries were judged based on design, creativity and effectiveness. The Mississippi Press Association judged both competitions this year.


For more, and the complete list of winners, please click here.



To see the results of the Readership Survey as well as

several print and web ads, please click here.


Facts About Louisiana Tourism


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The Mission of the Louisiana Press Association is:

To unite Louisiana newspapers as a cooperative association which creates and fosters an economic, political,

and legal environment where newspapers can compete and flourish as providers of information and information services.