SPJ National President to visit SPJ Fort Worth Pro–Join Us!


Join us Friday October 13 at the LaRocques’ home–1301 Sylvan Court, Arlington, Texas.  Bring a dish from the selected list, or pay $10 for a wonderful time to network with our new president and other members. Please contact Kay Pirtle for the food list at pirtlemk@yahoo.com 

Rebecca Baker is currently the Deputy Head of News at New York Daily News. Before joining the Daily she worked as Deputy Editor in Chief with the New York Law Journal. She has more than 20 years of experience in the news business. 

She has big goals as president of SPJ. At the Excellence in Journalism conference this year in Anaheim, she told the members of SPJ that she’ll continue the organization’s mission  “We’re going keep doing what we do well, promoting ethics, championing diversity, fighting for opening records and documents, offering skills and leadership training and being one of the premiere networking groups  for journalists.”

See you there!



Summer Splash Social–See you there!

Come join us for splashes of food, fun, networking & adult beverages!  Meet longtime and new members of the SPJ Fort Worth Professional chapter while enjoying good food and drinks. 

RSVP requested–Cost: $10 or a specific food item–please email pirtlemk@yahoo.com  to make a reservation and for the list of what food items are needed. The $10 can be paid at the door or via https://spjfwsplash.eventbrite.com