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The Arkansas Press Association was founded in 1873 to serve the newspapers of Arkansas. The primary function of APA is to serve its member newspapers by providing to them information and training opportunities to allow them to grow, develop and compete in the marketplace.

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Arkansas Press Association SuperConvention

The 2015 Arkansas Press Association SuperConvention begins next month. With this year’s theme, “Rally on the River,” it will be held July 8-11 at the Wyndham Riverfront Hotel in North Little Rock. Elements of the packed agenda have been reported on in The Arkansas Publisher Weekly over past weeks, and now there is more information, along with registration forms right here.

Click the items below to download copies:

Schedule of events for the 2015 SuperConvention

Registration form for the 2015 SuperConvention

Flyer and registration form for this year’s Golf Tournament

Flyer and donation form for the annual Silent Auction

Flyer and registration form for the Press Camp

Flyer and registration form for the sessions presented by Russell Viers

Flyer and registration form for the Travelers Game, Dinner and Family Night

* APA News

Advertising Contest winners announced

The winners of the 2015 Arkansas Press Associaiton Better Newspaper Advertising Contest were announced Friday during the annual Advertising Conference at the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute. This year's competition was judged by members of the Colorado Press Association. For the complete list click below:

Winnners of the 2015 Advertising Contest

Freedom of Information Handbooks available

The 16th Edition of the Arkansas Freedom of Information Handbook is now available. Copies may be obtained from the Arkansas Attorney General, 200 Catlett Prien Tower Building, Little Rock, AR 72201; 501.682.2007; Fax: 501.682.8084; website: www.arkansasag.gov. Copies may also be obtained from the Arkansas Press Association, 411 South Victory, Little Rock, AR 72201; 501.374.1500; Fax: 501.374.7509, and can be downloaded from the "Publications" section of this website: arkansaspress.org/publications.


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Registration period for Golf Tourney begins

The registration period for the 34th Annual Golf Tournament is now open. It will take place Wednesday, July 8, at The Greens at North Hills in Sherwood as part of the annual APA SuperConvention. Registration forms may be downloaded by clicking the links below:

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Annual SuperConvention set for July 8-11

The Arkansas Press Association has announced the dates for it's 2015 SuperConvention. It will be held July 8-11 at the Wyndham Riverfront Hotel in North Little Rock.