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Newspaper Market Insight from a study conducted by Coda Ventures, found that 6.6 million North Carolina adults rely on print or digital newspapers for news and information. More than half of North Carolina adults use newspaper advertising to make important buying decisions. Curious about how you can reach your target market? Check out these Market Insight sheets.  

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The Relevance Project

North Carolina Press Association, Newspaper Association Managers and the Relevance Project Announces Partnership With Metro Creative to Produce New Ad Campaign for North American Newspapers. 
The Relevance Project Revenue Resource ( has updated its ALL TOGETHER NOW promotional series for 2021. Download today! The new selection of three messages can help sales reps introduce newspaper solutions to potential advertisers as well as check on loyal clients. The updated trio replaces a series timed to the initial 2020 lockdowns and business closings caused by the pandemic.
 Click here to download The Revenue Resource!
Support Local Journalism

The Relevance Project seeks to promote the importance of local journalism and its vital role in democracy. These resources are aimed at helping newspaper media recapture and bolster the message that it is the primary source of local news and information.  The newest series "We Trust Neewspapers" is available for download here.  As a reminder, association and newspaper staffs can use everything on The Relevance Project website without charge. Credit Newspaper Association Managers (NAM) for the initiative.


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Hyperlocal Advertising And Marketing Services

Your Strategic Partner For Delivering Local Engagement On A National Scale

The Strategic Marketing Partners of the North Carolina Press Services (NCPS) - offers services that can help you get media hits, and hyperlocal print and digital advertising placement services to reach your target audiences. In fact, over the last several decades we have helped hundreds of agencies, associations and companies in North Carolina with these services providing quick results - at no extra cost to their advertising budgets. Through our newspaper members, NCPS has deep relationships with every community in North Carolina – giving us local, on-the-ground knowledge about what works. This experience and the attending trust are invaluable to advertisers who want results. Working with the NCPS is working with the trusted pillars of your customer’s communities. If you want to save time, resources, and money we can meet by phone or Zoom to discuss your multimedia plans and goals. Let’s partner together.

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Iowa Newsrooms Unite To Produce Investigative Series Video can change the course of history. Americans witnessed that fact with the George Floyd trial and the murder conviction of a police officer in Minneapolis. Now we’re seeing the use of …
How publishers can leverage Clubhouse, TikTok and other emergent social media Whether considered a possible threat to national security or the elitist cousin to the billion-dollar podcast industry, newer social media sites like TikTok and Clubhouse continue creating a buzz. …
NORTH CAROLINA ASSOCIATION OF BROADCASTERS AND NORTH CAROLINA PRESS ASSOCIATION VOICE THEIR SUPPORT FOR SENATE BILL 355, THE “GOVERNMENT TRANSPARENCY ACT OF 2021,” AND URGE ITS PASSAGE The North Carolina Association of Broadcasters (NCAB) 1 and the North Carolina Press Association (NCPA)2 strongly support the Government Transparency Act of 2021 – Senate Bill 355 – …
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Beacon publisher Angie Sutton bids adieu Spring is my favorite time of year. It’s a reminder of how beautiful change can be. This spring, change for me meant much more than blooming flowers and warm sunshine. It was the start of a new …
Former Gazette Editor Bill Williams dies Over the four decades that he helped to shape the identity of Gaston County’s primary source of news, former Editor Bill Williams might have been best known for the weekly, down-to-earth …
Scout adds 2 to news staff Murphy – The Cherokee Scout, the primary news source for residents of Cherokee and surrounding counties since 1889, has added two new members to the local news …
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Les High, legacy publisher in North Carolina, establishes center for local investigative journalism Les High, publisher of The News Reporter, a family newspaper in Whiteville, North Carolina, has founded The Border Belt Center, a burgeoning nonprofit journalism organization that will begin …
The NCPA rebuttal to NCAE's campaign of misinformation The NC Press Association 1) corrects the misinformation in NCAE's letter about the public records laws in other states (where virtually complete public access to the entire government personnel file …
Transparency of operations is a Constitutional issue Senate Bill 355, legislation that promotes and enhances public access to the performance records of public employees, is generating significant resistance from various state organizations that have …
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    The Daily Herald of Roanoke Rapids and The Daily Dispatch of Henderson are seeking an ad director to manage both sales force teams. The ad director’s responsibilities include: Managing …
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    The Greeneville Sun, an Adams Publishing Group newspaper in Greene County, Tennessee, seeks a reporter to cover local government and health care. The position includes covering primarily the Greene …
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    The Greeneville Sun, an Adams Publishing Group newspaper in Greene County, Tennessee, seeks a reporter to cover local government and health care. The position includes covering primarily the Greene …
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    The Greeneville Sun, an Adams Publishing Group newspaper in Greene County, Tennessee, seeks a reporter to cover local government and health care. The position includes covering primarily the Greene …
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    Lead Pressman The Mount Airy News Mount Airy NC Experience on a Goss Community Press a plus. Looking for a self-motivated, quality driven press person who understands deadlines …