Q&A: Ralph Berrier, Jr., The Roanoke Times

By |2019-01-11T14:24:08+00:00January 10th, 2019|

Ralph Berrier on Campbell Avenue on a history story about Oakey's Funeral Home. November 5, 2018. Photo by Stephanie Klein-Davis, The Roanoke Times This Q&A is a great one to start 2019. It [...]

VPA members win several SNPA awards

By |2018-10-18T18:19:16+00:00October 18th, 2018|

VPA members had a strong showing in this year's Southern Newspaper Publishers Association's contest, winning major awards in leadership and commentary, as well as several awards in photography and print quality. The Richmond Times-Dispatch, the [...]

Member Q&A: Robby Korth, Roanoke Times

By |2018-08-09T16:43:18+00:00August 9th, 2018|

Robby Korth stands in downtown Pulaski, close to Pulaski County courthouse. Photo by Heather Rousseau. This week we talked with Roanoke Times higher education reporter and co-creator of the podcast, “Septic,” Robby Korth. [...]

Member News (4/26/18)

By |2018-04-30T18:36:25+00:00April 30th, 2018|

Winchester Star names new managing editor, begins publishing new magazine The Winchester Star has named a new managing editor and has begun publishing a new quarterly magazine. Cynthia Cather Burton will serve as the Star's [...]

Member News (3/29/18)

By |2018-03-30T12:52:59+00:00March 30th, 2018|

Two Virginia Weeklies Shut Down  Virginia will lose two more weekly newspapers. The Herald-Progress and The Caroline Progress published their final editions today, the papers' owner, Lakeway Publishers, announced in a press release. The Herald-Progress has been in operation for more [...]