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Register now for Midwinter Conference, Trade Show Jan. 18-20 at Moody Gardens

“Come Hell or High Water,” Texas Press Association members will meet Jan. 18-20 at the Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa and Convention Center in Galveston for the 2018 Midwinter Conference and Trade Show.
The conference, named to honor Texas’ newspapers response to natural disasters ranging from wildfires to Hurricane Harvey, features topical programs by guest speakers, member-led discussions, the annual Hall of Fame induction ceremony and banquet and a 60-booth trade show, as well as the annual silent auction benefiting the Texas Newspaper Foundation.

2018 Midwinter Conference and Trade Show

The 2018 Texas Press Association Midwinter Conference and Trade Show is set Jan. 18-20 at the Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa and Convention Center in Galveston.
The annual event includes a line-up of outstanding speakers, a round table discussion and idea exchange, legislative update and a 50-booth trade show giving members the perfect opportunity to meet face-to-face with exhibitors providing goods and services for newspapers. Highlight of the annual event is the Texas Newspaper Foundation’s Hall of Fame Award banquet when outstanding leaders in community journalism are honored.

Public Notice Conference

Sept. 22 Conference to Focus on Best Practices in Public Notice

Efforts by government officials to move public notices from local newspapers to government websites pick up steam every year. State press associations are battling on several fronts to preserve newspaper notice and to protect the public’s right to know.