Posts Tagged ‘Voice’

  • Online only … for now

    Mar 25, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, ViewpointNo Comments

    For the past six years, nothing has prevented this little newspaper from publishing. Yes, we took time off over the Christmas holidays and voluntarily skipped publishing for a week, but that was about it. And now, a tiny little organism is about to change all...

  • Great Lakes and great journalism

    Mar 3, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    There are two things I love which are the only two things that you need to know about me: Travel and journalism. From journalism school to internships and real paid jobs, I have had the pleasure of telling the stories of Montrealers, Ottawans, Edmontonians,...

  • Investigative journalism

    Jan 8, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, ViewpointNo Comments

    News that community independent newspapers such as The Chatham Voice and the Thamesville Herald received approval to hire reporters as part of the nationwide Local Journalism Initiative (LJI) is good news for the citizens of Chatham-Kent. There will be 105...

  • Christmas quiz winner!

    Jan 9, 17 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Close to 100 Voice readers entered our 2016 Christmas Quiz contest, sponsored by Giant Tiger in Chatham. The lucky winner of the $125 Giant Tiger Gift Card is Ann Singor of Chatham, pictured here with Chatham Voice marketing consultant Darlene Smith. Merry...

  • Christmas Quiz winner!

    Dec 23, 16 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Close to 100 Voice readers entered our 2016 Christmas Quiz contest, sponsored by Giant Tiger in Chatham. The lucky winner of the $125 Giant Tiger Gift Card is Ann Singor of Chatham, pictured here with Chatham Voice marketing consultant Darlene Smith. Merry...

  • Jim Blake joining municipal team

    Oct 4, 16 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local News1 Comment

    The Municipality of Chatham-Kent announced the recent recruitment of Jim Blake to the position of Communications Officer. Blake has more than three decades of local media experience, most recently with The Chatham Voice. A founding director of the Canadian...

  • 14-year-old tech support

    Aug 24, 16 • 0 Views • Bruce Uncorked, Feature StoryNo Comments

    I recently spoke to the local Rotary Club, discussing The Chatham Voice’s three years in business. What a warm, welcoming crowd. It was a fun, rewarding time. During my short speech, I ran a slideshow that featured a number of front pages of our paper over...

  • Take a bow, Voice readers

    Mar 11, 15 • 0 Views • Feature Story, ViewpointNo Comments

    One of the best aspects of publishing a newspaper is that we get a chance to chronicle the life and times of this community and people who live here. On those occasions when we get to view the positive results of the work we do, it makes the job that much...

  • We’re part of our community

    Feb 25, 15 • 0 Views • Bruce Uncorked, Feature Story7 Comments

    A newspaper’s job is to cover the news, but a community newspaper’s job can go so much further. That was the case last week when we here at The Chatham Voice received a call from a local couple at wit’s end. The South Kent residents had their furnace...

  • Gift basket winner

    Dec 24, 14 • 175 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    The Chatham Voice’s Tricia Weese, left, presents contest winner Melanie Travis with her Gourmet Passions gift basket, which was up for grabs in a recent web-only contest. Participants had to find a picture of the basket on one of our articles posted the...