State Press Contests deadline is Feb. 19
Contests Rules & Entry Information
2016 Ideas Contest Entry Deadline is Feb. 19
Rules & Entry Information
Register Online Convention/Registration Information
October edition of The Tennessee Press features State Press Contests Winners
Watch your mail for this month's edition. Or read it online now. Main section State Press Contests section. Featured in the edition are the first place winners in the categories of Single Editorial, Personal Humor Column, Personal Column, Sports Photograph, Feature Photograph, and News Photograph plus the General Excellence and Make-Up and Appearance winners. Congratulations to all winners!
Keys to Open Government Guide available
“Keys to Open Government” a long-awaited 52-page guide to Tennessee’s open records and open meetings laws, was released in February 2015. (Download a copy of the PDF)
Written by Frank Gibson, TPA Public Policy Director, and edited by colleague Deborah Fisher at the Tennessee Coalition for Open Government, “Keys” is a guide we hope will help journalists and citizens use “the law.” The guide was made possible with a grant from the Tennessee Press Association Foundation.
TPA 50-Year Club nomination form
The Tennessee Press Association Board of Directors has restored the 50-Year Club.
he nomination form is available online at www.tnpress.com/forms/50YearClubNomination.pdf. Submit a nomination at any time.
Newspapers must comply with Public Notice Law
Notices must be posted on newspaper's website AND www.tnpublicnotice.com
Details at tnpress.com/publicnoticelaw.html
Ads for newspaper promotion campaign available
Every TPA member publisher should have received a CD with ads promoting the newspaper industry. This campaign is titled, “Tennessee Newspapers: Turning the Page on the Future.”
Please continue to run these ads as you have space available.
Download/view the promotional ads
If you need a disk with all of the ads or want the ads designed for a billboard, please contact the TPA office at (865) 584-5761.
of Public Notice Ads reinforces the importance of printed notice
The following public notice ads were adapted by Chattanooga
Times Free Press from concept ads created by Pennsylvania Newspaper Publishers
Association, and are available for all TPA members to use. All ads are
half page ads.
Link to ads
a job opening?
your open positions and search for resumes in TPA's employment area
Only authorized personnel from member newspapers can post
jobs or review résumés.
First time users will need to register with a user name and password.
Once you complete your online registration, please contact Robyn Gentile,
member services manager, for access—(865) 584-5761, ext. 105 or