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Walton EMC Natural Gas donates $36,000 to local charities
Posted 10-2-14
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Georgia Peanut Commission traveling to the Classic City to promote peanuts
Posted 10-2-14
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Georgia peanut farmers announce new website to answer peanut allergy questions
Posted 10-2-14
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New peanut revenue policy introduced for farmers
Posted 9-30-14
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HEADLINES

GPA's Better Newspaper Contest and Advertising Contest Online Entry System will be open on December 1 for your 2015 entry submissions.

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for a complete rules packet.

Some categories require mail-in entry.


GPA Active Members Eligible for $200 State Prize and $700 National Prize for Public Notice Journalism

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The GPA Annual Convention is set for June (3) 4-6, 2015 at the new Westin Jekyll Island.

Call 912-635-4545 to make reservations.


JEKYLL ISLAND, GA. - The Georgia Press Association honored winners of the 2014 Freedom of Information Award and the 2014 Better Newspaper Contest on Friday at the Jekyll Island Club Hotel during the group's 128th annual convention.

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2014 Better Newspaper Contest Winners

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WHY I LOVE NEWSPAPERS

Dear Members,
The Georgia Press Association is beginning a column-writing campaign to bolster the successes and the importance of our newspapers by well-known Georgians and newspaper men and women like you. Please feel free to use these columns in your newspaper to show your community what a great job you and your fellow GPA members are doing. And by all means, if you feel compelled to write a column to share in the effort, please send it to us. If you have any questions, give us a call at 770-454-6776.

Ashley Biles
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Larry Walker
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Isabella DeMarco
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Johnny Isakson
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Julia Dyar
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Jack Kingston
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Leonard Woolsey
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Bob Tribble
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Transparency Project of Georgia

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