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The Missouri Press Foundation is managed by a board of directors with officers chosen by members of the board. The Foundation office is in the Missouri Press Building, 802 Locust St., Columbia, MO 65201; phone 573-449-4167.

Missouri Press Foundation Board of Directors
 
President: Vicki Russell, Columbia Daily Tribune
First Vice President: Wendell Lenhart, Trenton Republican-Times
Second Vice President: Kirk Powell, Pleasant Hill Times
Secretary-Treasurer: Doug Crews, Missouri Press Assocation
 
Directors
Steve Ahrens, Exec. Director Propane Gas Association
Dave Berry, Bolivar Herald-Free Press
David Bradley, News-Press Gazette Co. 
Brian Brooks, Professor University of Missouri School of Journalism
Kathy Conger, Bethany Republican Clipper
Chuck Haney, Chillicothe Constitution-Tribune
Bill Miller Sr., Washington Missourian
Jeff Schrag, Springfield Daily Events
Jean Snider, Retired
Betty Spaar, The Odessan
James Sterling, Professor University of Missouri School of Journalism
Paul Stevens, Retired, AP
Dane Vernon, Eldon Advertiser
Dalton Wright, Lebanon Daily Record
 
Emeritus
Rogers Hewitt, Retired
Tom Miller, Retired, Washington Missourian
R.B. "Bob" Smith, Retired
Edward Steele, Stoneybrook Lodge
Wallace Vernon, Retired

 

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2016 MPA BOUND Newspaper Directory

An alphabetical resource guide to all of the newspapers in the state of Missouri. $45.00

 

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Friday June 24th

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Thursday June 23rd

Register for the MPA 150th Annual Convention and Trade Show before June 30 for chance at dinner for two aboard Showboat Branson Belle! All you have to do to qualify for the drawing is register online or by using the form on the back of the June MPA News Magazine; entries must be postmarked by June 30 to be eligible. Don’t worry, if you have already registered to attend the convention, you will be automatically entered to win the tickets! Don’t wait to sign up! If you register by August 19, you will still receive $75 off your newspapers registration fee. Link

Wednesday June 22nd

Celebrate the 240th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence! Missouri Press, in partnership with The Missouri Bar, has created a new educational feature to commemorate the anniversary and teach readers young -- and older -- about the document that contained the ideas that eventually brought forth a new nation. Click for more information! Link

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