The Mississippi Press Association is the trade group for over 120 member newspapers in the State of Mississippi. To learn more about our Association and newspapers in the Magnolia State, use the links in the left-hand navigation column.
Newspapers cited for Advertising Excellence
Six Mississippi newspapers were recently cited for Advertising Excellence in the 2013 Better Newspaper Contest. The Natchez Democrat, The Greenwood Commonwealth, The Lamar Times & The Panolian (tie), The Magee Courier and The Clarksdale Press Register all took home top honors in their circulation classes.
Nancy Brown of The Magee Courier was lauded for the 2013 Advertisement of the Year Award.
Click here to download a copy of the 2013 Better Newspaper Contest Advertising Division Winners Publication.
7-in-10 Mississippians read their local paper
A new study finds that 7-in-10 Mississippians, or 1.5 million adults, are regular newspaper readers. Further, newspapers prove to be the most vital source for shopping information among Mississippi consumers.
Read more about the 2013 Advertising and Media Use in Mississippi survey and find out more about the strength of newspapers in state and nationwide.
MPA conference T-shirts available
Own official MPA event apparel! Click here to see a limited selection of T-shirts from our recent conferences and conventions. Proceeds benefit the MPA Education Foundation program of work.
Newspaper Advertising Works
Mississippi Press Services can place your advertising in the newspapers around the country or around the block. Learn more about the simplicity and value of our One Order, One Bill, One Payment system. We make buying newspaper advertising quick and simple.
Newspaper Members: To download advertising copy and access other member-specific material, click here.
Webinars offer training on newspaper, media topics
The Online Media Campus, sponsored in part by the MPA Education Foundation, provides convenient and affordable training on a number of newspaper and media-related topics, including advertising sales, popular desktop publishing software programs, circulation marketing, reporting, photography and more. Click here to visit the Online Media Campus site for a complete calendar and course details.