145th Annual MPA Convention
The 145th Annual Convention of the Mississippi Press Association will be held June 23-25 on Mississippi's Gulf Coast. Over 100 newspaper and media professionals will attend the event, which will include Gubernatorial and Lt. Governor Candidate forums for 2012 contenders.
The convention gets underway at Biloxi's Beau Rivage Resort and Casino with an opening reception Thursday evening, June 23. Programs Friday morning include a keynote presentation on "Telling Our Story," improving the image of newspapers, and the Gubernatorial Candidate Forum. Saturday sessions include programs on a variety of newspaper and editorial topics, as well as the Lt. Governor Candidate Forum and the annual Better Newspaper Contest awards luncheon.
Registration is now open. For information on hotel reservations, click here.