Entries by Diane Slaughter

President’s Column | December 2017

Time is the one constant that will not stop, nor can we bring those moments back. With that thought in mind, I remember as if it were only yesterday, receiving the call to be asked to serve on the Board of Directors. The days and years have gone by quicker than I could have imagined. […]

Chapter & Verse | December 2017

Please visit our December issue of Chapter & Verse for articles on the “Lights, Camera, Action!” event, installation of the 2018 leadership team, 2017 in review, a welcome to 2017’s new members, upcoming meetings and a message from President Brandon Totten.

PRSA-ECD Diamond Awards Deadline EXTENDED to Sept. 29

We’re excited to announce that it’s time for the 2017 East Central District Diamond Awards!  Click here for complete information. The East Central District of the Public Relations Society of America is once again calling for shining examples of public relations campaigns and tactics for its 40th annual Diamond Awards competition. The Diamond Awards are […]

President’s Corner | September 2017

With the beginning of September, the end of my time as President as PRSA-WV, is quickly approaching. The next three months we have some incredible programming with Ethics Jeopardy in September, Professional Development in October and Emmett Pepper from the West Virginia International Film Festival and Underground Cinema along with the installation of our 2018 […]

ECD Awards OPEN

We’re excited to announce that it’s time for the 2017 East Central District Diamond Awards!  Click here for complete information. The East Central District of the Public Relations Society of America is once again calling for shining examples of public relations campaigns and tactics for its 40th annual Diamond Awards competition. The Diamond Awards are […]

One of Our Founders Passed Away

BRIDGEPORT — Raymond Jack Powers, age 81, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 5, 2017. Jack was born in Huntington, West Virginia, on February 16, 1936. He was the son of his two beloved parents, Orval and Hazel Powers. He was one of the founding members of the West Virginia Chapter of […]

Chapter & Verse | August 2017

Please visit our August issue of Chapter & Verse for articles on the “PRSA at the Park” event, opportunities to enter the PRSA – East Central District Diamond Awards competition, our August 16 “Trivia Night” event with AAF-WV, the upcoming calendar and a message from President Brandon Totten.

President’s Corner | August 2017

It is hard to believe it is July already and we will soon be looking at cooler days, school buses and hearing football practices as we continue through our chapter’s 38th year. Our “PRSA at the Park,” courtesy of Jeri Matheney, APR, Fellow PRSA and AEP, is a wonderful event that allows our members an […]

Chapter & Verse | July 2017

Please visit our July issue of Chapter & Verse for articles on the Crystal Awards Gala, our July 12 meeting, “PRSA at the Park,” the upcoming calendar and a message from President Brandon Totten.

President’s Corner | July 2017

I can’t express how happy and pleased I was to see the tremendous public relations work on display at our annual Crystal Awards Gala last week. I remember attending my first Crystal Awards Gala at the Charleston Civic Center and being surrounded by a long list of prestigious names and companies within our field. It […]