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  • In Memoriam: Shirley Schragl

    A letter from Jeff Waller to the Press Club of New Orleans: Most of you are not old enough to remember my parents, Alex and Shirley Waller. I am writing this to inform you of my mother’s passing, as there are certainly still those around you that will remember our family. You may, if you […]

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  • PNCO board member David Baker of Louisiana Weekly, Marta Jewson of The Lens, freelance reporter Della Hasselle and Morgan Wampold of The Ehrhardt Group.

    First Thursday Happy Hour at Molly’s at the Market kicks off

    Press Club members converged upon Molly’s at the Market on Oct. 1 to kick off the new First Thursday Press Club Happy Hour. Former PNCO president and Times-Picayune environment reporter Mark Schleifstein regaled attendees with tales of past Press Club events and happy hours spent at Molly’s. The next happy hour is Nov. 5, the […]

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  • ‘Get The Name of the Dog’

    A conversation about journalism and writing with Roy Peter Clark of the Poynter Institute By Melanie Warner Spencer There has never been a more exciting or more precarious time in the field of journalism. The demands of online offerings, reader’s short attention spans, reduced staffing and news outlets struggling to turn a profit are just a few of […]

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