If you want to keep up to date with your city, your schools and your
sports, then you need to subscribe to The Bridgeport News
- your award-winning community newspaper.
Fifty-two times a year, The Bridgeport News delivers colorful photos,
compelling local stories, thoughtful commentary and opinion. The editorial content of your
newspaper focuses solely on Bridgeport and its people and the issues that affect
Bridgeport resident can get all of this for just $15 a year.
For those of you with ties to Bridgeport living outside the city - whether its in
Clarksburg, Charleston, Florida or California - you can join our growing list of mail
subscribers for the low price of just $22 per year.
To subscribe by credit card or for information, call 1-304-842-8840 or
1-304-626-1410. Or send a check, made payable to The Bridgeport News, to 1400 Johnson
Avenue, Suite 2L, Bridgeport, WV, 26330.
Editor - Jeff Toquinto
Administrative Assistant - Lynn Vance
Retail Advertising Manager - Mia Biafore
The Blake Center
1400 Johnson Avenue, Suite 2L
Bridgeport, WV 26330.
Hours: 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
2000 Better Newspaper Contest awards for a weekly newspaper, sponsored by the West
Virginia Press Association, include:
- Best Single Issue, first place
- Best Front Page, first place
- Sports Feature Writing, first and third place - Best Sports Page, first place
- Best Photography Feature, first place - Best Newspaper design, second place
- Best Photo Essay, second place
- Best Editorial Page, second place
- Best Enterprise Reporting, third place - Best Single Editorial, third place and fourth
The Bridgeport News , in its first year of competition, won the 2001 top honor, the
General Excellence Award, for advertising in a contest sponsored by the West Virginia
Press Association. The honor was for weekly newspapers.
Media outlet and sponsor for the Track to the Future project and the
official publication of The Michael Benedum Festival.
The Bridgeport News is a subsidiary of the Clarksburg Publishing Company,
324 Hewes Ave., Clarksburg, WV, 26301.