Tes Randle Jolly to Receive 2024 Wade Bourne Lifetime Achievement Award

Longtime SEOPA member Tes Randle Jolly will receive the 2024 Wade Bourne Lifetime Achievement Award in Outdoor Communications and Media. She will be honored during [...]

OJEFA Hosts Reunion and EIC Awards for Former SEOPA Members

(FONTANA DAM, NC) – The Outdoor Journalist Education Foundation of America hosted a reunion of former members of the Southeastern Outdoor Press Association at Fontana [...]

What Are Wildlife Funding Diversions?

Important News for Everyone in Every State This article appeared in the April 16th edition of the Outdoor Wire By Andrew McKean Like many Americans, [...]

Bass Fishing Hall of Fame Adds Three New Members

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Bass Fishing Hall of Fame has added three members to its Board of Directors to begin serving a three-year term in [...]

SEOPA Archives Get a “Spring” Cleaning

Time to Purge By Lisa M. Snuggs Dissolving a corporation is no simple task—especially one as familial as SEOPA and especially if the job falls [...]

Meet Corey and Philip Hunt

Check out this interview by Rethink Rural’s Jim Mize. Corey and Philip Hunt  

Outdoor Writing in 1969 Revealed in Master’s Thesis

A hard copy of a Master’s Thesis by Gary Haden was recently discovered in the home of retired outdoor writer Bodie McDowell. Some of the [...]


Outdoor Journalist Education Foundation Announces Board Members

BADIN, N.C. — A foundation created to inspire and mentor aspiring young outdoor communicators, while serving professional outdoor communicators, is set to begin 2023 with [...]