Arkansas' First Trade AssociationSkip to Content Skip to Other Navigation
APA Image Blurb
* APA Spotlight
Freedom of Information Handbook
Copies of the 16th Edition of Arkansas Freedom of Information Handbook (2014) are still available from the Arkansas Press Association and Arkansas Attorney General. The 54-page publication is the most authoritative and up-to-date resource available on the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act. It provides detailed information on how the act ensures citizens' access to public records, gives them rights to be involved in official activities and establishes transparency in state and local government. Copies can also be downloaded right here int the "Publications" section of this website.
* APA News
2015 Advertising Contest Rules & Entry Forms
Rules and entry forms for the 2015 Better Newspaper Advertising Contest sponsored annually by the Arkansas Press Association (APA) have been sent to all member newspapers. To download extra copies, . The deadline for submitting entries is January 30, 2015 (4:00 p.m.). The Awards Presentation will take place on March 13, 2015 during the annual APA Advertising Conference to be held this year at the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute atop Petit Jean Mountain.
Cover Photo Contest finalists announced
The 10 finalists in the 2015 Color Photo Contest have been announced exclusively in the APA Forums. To see the outstanding photos and who took them, go to the Phography Forum:
Congratulations to the top vote getters. The competition was stiff this year with nearly 60 photos submitted and 30 receiving votes. The top three winners will appear on the cover of the 2015 Arkansas Media Directory.