NNPA Special - NNPA Black Voter Drive

NNPA National Black Voter Registration Drive Begins in North Carolina

Mary Alice Thatch, the publisher of “The Wilmington Journal” and the president of the NCBPA, said that the Black Press must develop a plan to get young, Black people to vote. […read more]


St. Louis American, Houston Defender and Miami Times Named Best Black Newspapers

Mary Alice Thatch, NNPA Publisher of the Year (Photo by Fran Farrer, The County News) NASHVILLE, TENN – The St. Louis American won the top award for general excellence for the second consecutive year Thursday night at the National Newspaper Publishers Association’s (NNPA) Annual Merit Awards ceremony. Read More


Wilmington Ten Team Thanks Black Press for Pardons

by George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief Wilmington Ten Leader Benjamin F. Chavis thanks Black Press (Photo by George E. Curry/NNPA) FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (NNPA) – Nearly two years ago, an emotional Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. stood before the National Newspaper Publishers Association Foundation’s annual Black Read More