2024 Convention
Join us at the 2024 Convention!
Important Dates to Remember

2024 Convention Location: 

Sheraton Raleigh Hotel 

421 South Salisbury St. 

Raleigh, NC 27601


Registration Opens: July 9th

Hotel Reservation Deadline: August 17 

Registration Deadline: September 6th 

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Barbara Wetsig-Lynam appointed Executive Director of Western NC Journalism Foundation Supporting Local Journalism in Western North Carolina MORGANTON, NC (May 6, 2024) – Barbara Wetsig-Lynam, a leader in designing and executing philanthropic partnerships globally, has been named Executive Director of the newly formed Western North …
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Hernandez joins staff at Ashe Post & Times WEST JEFFERSON — The  Ashe Post & Times  added a new reporter to the team on July 10. Francisco Hernandez graduated from Appalachian State University in 2023 with a …
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The North Carolina Local News Lab Fund to Open Next Round of Grant Applications in July 2024   The North Carolina Local News Lab Fund will open a new round of grant applications on July 8 to provide news and community organizations with flexible funding to respond to their communities’ needs.      June 26, 2024 — The North Carolina Local News Lab Fund will open a new round of grant applications on July 8 to …
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