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Feb 5, 2019

Digital Data Gives Billboard Owners More Reason to ‘Love a Good Traffic Jam’

Traffic jams are increasing commute times, boosting opportunities for Out of Home companies to use data to create more effective, impactful and measurable campaigns.

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Jan 23, 2019

Lamar Advertising Company Prices Private Offering of an Additional $250 Million of 5 3/4% Senior Notes due 2026

Lamar Advertising Company (Nasdaq: LAMR) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Lamar Media Corp (“Lamar Media”) has agreed to sell $250 million of additional 5 3/4% Senior Notes due 2026 (the “Notes”) through an institutional private placement.

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Jan 23, 2019

Lamar Advertising Company Announces Proposed Private Offering of an Additional $250 Million of 5 3/4% Senior Notes due 2026

Lamar Advertising Company (Nasdaq: LAMR) announced today that it is seeking to raise approximately $250 million through an institutional private placement of additional 5 3/4% Senior Notes due 2026 (the “Notes”) by its wholly owned subsidiary, Lamar Media Corp (“Lamar Media”).

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Jan 9, 2019

Lamar Advertising Company Chief Financial Officer Keith Istre To Retire

Lamar Advertising Company (Nasdaq: LAMR), a leading owner of outdoor advertising and logo sign displays, today announced that Keith A. Istre, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, has informed Lamar of his intent to retire from the company effective December 31, 2019, after more than 40 years of service.

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Jan 9, 2019

Lamar Advertising Company to Release Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2018 Operating Results

Lamar Advertising Company (Nasdaq: “LAMR”) will release its fourth quarter ended December 31, 2018 earnings report before the market opens Wednesday, February 20, 2019.

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Jan 8, 2019

Lamar Airport Advertising Awarded 10-Year Contract to Enhance and Manage Advertising Signage at San Antonio International Airport (SAT)

Lamar Advertising Company (Nasdaq: LAMR), one of the largest out of home media companies in the world, today announced that Lamar Airport Advertising has been awarded a 10-year contract to upgrade and manage all advertising signage at the San Antonio International Airport (SAT).

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Dec 21, 2018

Lamar Advertising Company Acquires Five New Markets & Announces 2019 Distribution Plan

Lamar Advertising Company (Nasdaq: LAMR), a leading owner of outdoor advertising and logo sign displays, today announced that it has acquired Fairway Outdoor Advertising’s billboard operations in five U.S. markets from GTCR, LLC for a purchase price of $418.5 million.

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Dec 3, 2018

The hottest advertising trend of 2018? Billboards.

A decade ago, billboards were seen as outdated and irrelevant, relegated to informing you of the Cracker Barrel or gas station at the next exit. Today, they’re one of the fastest-growing ad commodities on the market.

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Nov 30, 2018

Lamar Advertising Company Announces Cash Dividend on Common Stock

Lamar Advertising Company (Nasdaq: LAMR), a leading owner and operator of outdoor advertising and logo sign displays, announces that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.92 per share payable on December 28, 2018 to stockholders of record of Lamar’s Class A common stock and Class B common stock on December 17, 2018.

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