Q&A: Mike Williams, The Patriot

By |2019-08-29T20:43:59+00:00August 29th, 2019|

Mike Williams is the publisher, manager and ad director for The Patriot, a weekly newspaper in Pulaski. This week we talked with Mike Williams, who is the publisher, editor and advertising director at [...]

Winner Gallery: VPA 2018 Best in Show News

By |2019-04-09T14:45:58+00:00April 9th, 2019|

Below are the Best in Show 2018 Award winners for news. Daily Writing: Gary Harki, The Virginian-Pilot “The Virginia Pilot tackled a story ripe for reporting in every American community. Many [...]

VPA’s 2017 Top Award Winners

By |2018-04-20T15:51:40+00:00April 19th, 2018|

This past weekend the Virginia Press Association honored the best in newspapers and advertising at our annual Awards Banquet at the Short Pump Hilton. In addition to honoring the first-place, second-place and third-place work of [...]

Early-bird registration has been extended

By |2018-04-02T13:30:00+00:00April 2nd, 2018|

Early-bird registration for all VPA's 2018 Conference and Awards Banquet activities has been extended until April 3 at midnight. Early-bird rates have also been extended for the VPF/SPJ Newsroom Tech-Shop being held on Friday, April [...]

Board Member Spotlight: Bruce Potter, Inside NoVa

By |2018-03-29T14:59:58+00:00March 29th, 2018|

This week we talked with VPA board member, publisher of Inside NoVa and chief operating officer of Rappahannock Media, Bruce Potter. Bruce discusses going to the “dark side” of newspapers, cutting through the noise in a [...]