Awards

2017 Awards Include:

Third Place for Best Lifestyle/Family Pages

Third Place for Best Local Economic Coverage

Third Place for Best Layout and Design by Denise DuBois

Third Place for Best Sports Single Event Story by Mark Clark

Third Place for Best Social Media by Denise DuBois

Third Place for Best Single Ad over 1/2 Page Color

 

2016 Awards Include:

Third Place for Best Lifestyle/Family Pages

Third Place for Best Sports Pages

Third Place for Best Business Story or Column by Blenda Copeland

First Place for Best Feature Photo by Blenda Copeland

Second Place for Best Sports Photo by Denise DuBois

Third Place for Best Use of Social Media by Denise DuBois

 

2015 Awards Include:

First Place for Best In-Depth Coverage by Denise DuBois and Katherine Haas

Third Place for Best Sports Pages

Second and Third Places for Best Sports Single Event Stories by Mark Clark

Third Place Best Local News Coverage

Third Place for best Lifestyle/Family Pages

First Place for Best Presswork

First Place for Best Sports Photo by Glenn Peppers

Third Place for Best Use of Photographs/Editorial Content

Third Place for Best Local Economic Coverage

Third Place for Best Local Education Coverage

First Place for Best Editorial by Denise DuBois

Third Place for Best Feature Story Coverage by Denise DuBois

 

2014 Awards Include:

Most Improved

First Place for Best Lifestyle Pages

First Place for Best Sports Photo by Denise DuBois

First Place for Best Headline by Katherine Haas

Second Place for Best Layout and Design

Second Place Best Editorial by Denise DuBois

Second Place Best News Photo by Blenda Copeland

Second Place for Best Sports Story by Mark Clark

Third Place Best Sports Column by Mark Clark​

 

2013 Awards include:

 

First place for Best Use of Photographs/Editorial Content

First place for Best Spot News Story for Katherine Haas’s story about growth on Moon Lake

Second place for Best Feature Photo for Katherine Haas’s photos of soldiers deploying

Third place for Best Sports Photo for Denise DuBois’s photo of the Masters Water Ski and Wakeboard Tournament

Third place for Best Special Section for the annual football guide

Third place for Hest Headline for “Police pursue perpetrator in pit bull puppy pilfer”

 

2012 Awards include:

 

First place for Best Sports Feature Story for Mark Clark’s story of Lewis Colbert

Second place for Best Sports page

Second place for Best Presswork

Second place for Best Local News Coverage

Second place for Best Feature photo for Denise DuBois’s photo of a saluting soldier

Second place for Best Feature Story for Denise DuBois’s story of a soldier serving in Afghanistan

Third place for Best Use of Photos/Editorial Content

Third place for Best Layout and Design

Third place for Best Human Interest Column for a column by Mark Clark

Third place for Best Sports Single Event Story for Mark Clark’s story about the Central/Smiths Station rivalry

Third place for Best Headline for “Cabbage patch kid has one big head”

Second place advertising award for Best Signature Page

Second place advertising award for Best Regularly Scheduled Special Section

Third place advertising award for Best Original/Creative Idea

 

2011 Awards include:

 

First place for Best News Feature Story for Mark Clark’s Christmas story

First place for Best Headline for “Law firm has the Hurtsboro library crying ‘Wii, Wii, Wii’

Second place for Best Sports Feature Story for a story by Mark Clark

 

2010 Awards include:

 

First place for Best Presswork

Second place for Best Sports Page

Second place for Best Sports Photo by Mark Clark

Second place for Best Feature Story for Blenda Copeland’s fruit story

Third place for Best Editorial Column or Commentary for a Mark Clark column

Third place for Best Feature Photo for Mark Clark’s photo

 

2009 Awards include:

 

First place for Best Sports Single Event Story for Mark Clark’s story on Leroy Propst

Second place for Best Presswork

Second place for Best Sports Photo by Glenn Peppers

Second place for Best Spot News Story for a tornado story by Mark Clark

Second place for Best Sports News In-Depth Coverage for a story by Mark Clark

 

2008 Awards include:

 

Most Improved Award

First place for Best Presswork

Second place for Best Sports News In-Depth Coverage for a story by Mark Clark

Second place for Best Spot News Photo by Mark Clark

Second place for Best Headline for “Hughston, you have solved our problem”

Third place for Best Sports Photo by Mark Clark

Third place for Best Humorous Column by Mark Clark

Third place for Best Editorial Column or Commentary by Mark Clark

 

2007 Awards include:

 

Third place for Best Feature Photo by Mark Clark