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  Louisiana Press Association

  404 Europe St.

  Baton Rouge, LA 70802

  Telephone: (225) 344-9309

  Toll-Free: (800) 701-8753

  Administrative Fax: (225) 344-9344

  Advertising Fax: (225) 336-9921

  Classified/2x2 Fax: (225) 346-5060

  For a list of staff  e-mail addresses and

  telephone extensions, please click here

 

 

 

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Hurricane Season is Here

 

Hurricane season began June 1.
 

Don’t be caught unprepared.
 

A Disaster Preparation Checklist for Newspapers is available by clicking here.

 

This year, National Newspaper Week is October 5-11. The theme is “Newspapers: The Foundation of Vibrant Communities.” This is the fourteenth year National Newspaper Week materials have been made available electronically to newspapers across the U.S. and Canada. LPA purchases a kit for each member newspaper. The kits include an editorial, editorial cartoons, a crossword related to the theme and even a full page including all of these elements that newspapers can run if they choose. The kits are available now and can be accessed at www.nationalnewspaperweek.com.

The ArkLaMiss Circulation Conference And Publishers’ Roundtable is November 6-7

 

The annual joint circulation and marketing conference of the Arkansas-Louisiana-Mississippi Press Associations returns to Vicksburg Nov. 6-7.

 

Ameristar Hotel & Casino

4116 S. Washington St.

Vicksburg, Mississippi

 

Grants to attend are also available

 

For more information, registration materials and the grant application,

please click here.

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.

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.

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The September Issue of The Louisiana Press is now available.

Please click here.

Upcoming Webinars

 

  

Premium Editions: Reaching higher revenues

Friday, September 26, 2014

For more information, click here

 

The Art of the Interview: How talking to the right people can improve your storytelling

Thursday, October 16
For more information, click here

 

10 Ways to Build Reader Engagement: Easily Integrate new technologies into your workflow

Friday, November 7

For more information, click here

 

 

For more info and a schedule of other upcoming webinars, please click here.

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.

 

To see the results of the Readership Survey as well as

several print and web ads, please click here.

 

Facts About Louisiana Tourism

 

To learn more about tourism in Louisiana,

please click here.

 

 

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.