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hall of fame

 

2014 MPA Officers and directors

  

OFFICERS 


 

President
Richard Gard
Missouri Lawyers Media

First Vice President
Jim Robertson                                                                                   Columbia Daily Tribune

  

Second Vice President
Dennis Warden

Gasconade County Republican

                                                                          

                                                               

Secretary                                                                                              
Dennis Ellsworth

St. Joseph News-Press


Treasurer                                                                                              Donna Bischoff
St. Louis Post-Dispatch                      

 

NNA Representative
Brad Gentry
Houston Herald

 

DIRECTORS

 
 

 
Past President
Mark Maassen
The Kansas City Star.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trevor Vernon
Eldon Advertiser
 
 
 
Jeff Schrag
Springfield Daily Events
 
 

  
 
Joe Sparr
The Odessan
 
 
 
  
 
Bill Miller, Jr.
Washington Missourian
 
 

 
 
Darryl Wilkinson
Gallatin North Missourian
 
 
 
 
 
Carol Stark
The Joplin Globe
 
 
 
 
James White
Benton County Enterprise, Warsaw 
 
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2014 MPA BOUND Newspaper Directory

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

 

OUR FACEBOOK FEED

Monday November 24th

Attention MPA members: Get inexpensive collection letters sent! For MPA members only, Jean Maneke, Maneke Law, will send out inexpensive collection letters to clean up that past-due list. Member newspapers can send past-due bills to Maneke Law and they will generate a demand letter. Link

Friday November 21st

"Buffett, the 'Oracle of Omaha,' understands that the newspaper industry isn’t dead. It would be wise for publishers to listen to what he’s got to say. Link

Thursday November 20th

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Wednesday November 19th

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Wednesday November 19th

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Know an inspiring newspaper individual? Make your nomination for the 2015 MPA Newspaper Hall of Fame! http://t.co/f8Xuhd5nSA
Wednesday November 19th