NPR’s Debbie Elliott To Headline Ark. SPJ Banquet

Arkansas SPJ’s annual awards banquet will be held this Sept. 21st, and will feature a special speaker: correspondent Debbie Elliott of National Public Radio.

Elliott has worked for NPR since 1995. She has covered national elections and Congress, and was the host of Weekend All Things Considered.  Now she’s back working in her native Alabama.

The banquet will be held at Whole Hog Café on Cantrell Rd. in Little Rock on Sept. 21st at 6:30 p.m. 

RSVP by e-mailing kelly@kuar.org.

All are welcome – tickets are $20, and there’ll be a cash bar. Winners in the Arkansas SPJ annual journalism contest will be eligible for a discounted tickets.

Winners of the contest are still being notified, but as a teaser, I’ll let you know the winner in the Outstanding New Journalist category is Chad Day of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.

Congratulations, and we hope to see you all there!

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