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  Welcome to the the Texas Publishers Association (TPA).  The association is The Black Press of Texas, established in 1986. The association consists of African American owned and operated newspapers serving virtually every region of Texas with a potential reach of 2.9 million African Americans.

    Our members common goals are to provide information to the communities and culture we serve. Health and safety, business opportunities, entertainment, sports,  social resources provide by governmental agencies, local, state and federal levels, along with recording our present and past history are examples of our day to day operations. 


  Education and development of our members, sharing new ideas and a rich history unite us in an effort to better serve our communities and enrich our own lives.


   Promoting businesses and services through the power of communication is the foundation upon which each of our members uses to develop and enhance their contributions.


   Currently our organization's website is being upgraded.  Our membership directory is currently available.  Contact information and applications for joining our organization is being developed for online submission. Visit our members page to link to all members.



TPA instituted a buying service in order to make it easier for clients to advertise in the Black Press in Texas by offering one-stop shopping.  The TPA Buying Service places advertising in newspapers distributed in the following cities and counties in Texas:

1. Abilene 2. Arlington 3. Austin 4. Carrollton 5. Cedar Hill 6. Corsicana  7. Crockett 8. Dallas 9. Desoto 10. Duncanville 11. El Paso 12. Farmersville 13. Ft. Worth 14. Garland   15. Grand Prairie   16. Greenville  17. Henderson 18. Houston  19. Jacksonville  20. Lancaster  21. Longview  22. Lubbock  23. Lufkin 24. Palestine  25. Plano 26. Richardson  27. Rusk  28. San Antonio  29. Tyler




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