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Sharpen your editing with these press releases

The hyper partisanship in today’s political landscape was on full display with passage of the American Rescue Plan. It passed on a straight party-line vote. Read more


Lessons from a failed advertiser

I remember talking to Clark about his early days in advertising. When he started his then-small marketing business, one of his first clients was a fast-food establishment that needed help with an introductory campaign. Although the store manager knew almost nothing about advertising, he understood … Read more


Tickets now on sale for Stockholder Luncheon

Tickets are now on sale for the Louisiana Press Association's 2021 Stockholders Luncheon, featuring keynote speaker Gov. John Bel Edwards.  Read more


Q & A with Edith Nevis

Edith Nevis is many things. Read more


House Ads: 2021 Market Study

The 2021 Coda Venture Market Study showed strong data for newspaper media to tell their story and the LPA has created (and will continue to create) marketing to tell that story. Read more


Member Survey results show need, desire for more training

Nearly half of Louisiana Press Association members say they have little or no skill level when it comes to digital advertising, according to the 2021 LPA member survey. Read more


Free feature content for LPA members

Forty years in the business has left Pulitzer winning feature reporter Tom Hallman this observation: Readers are bombarded and overwhelmed with fact. Read more


LPA Announces Newspapers of the Year

The Advocate, the Daily Comet, St. Tammany Farmer, Pointe Coupee Banner,and Central City News earned Newspaper of the Year honors in their respective divisions in the Louisiana Press Association Better Newspaper Competition for 2020. LPA members competed with one another for bragging rights and dis… Read more


Bringing back the convention?

It's been several years since the Louisiana Press Association hosted an annual convention. Read more


ED column: A memoir on relationships, public notices and LPA forming a PAC

About a decade ago, a bill improving access to Wyoming's public records was in its final stages, headed to the Senate Floor. Read more

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