2021 VPA News and Advertising Contest

Feature Profile Writing (including News Obituaries) ( Non-Daily Group 1)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Amherst New Era-Progress
    Entry Title: Mary Woodruff
    Entry Credit: Justin Faulconer
    Judge Comment: This was a joy to read and the author captured the personality and joy of this subject so well.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Washington County News
    Entry Title: Washington County News Feature Profile Entry 2
    Entry Credit: Carolyn R. Wilson
    Judge Comment: This family tradition of raising sheep is captured through a look at three generations. Very readable and interesting.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Greene County Record
    Entry Title: Kathleen Borrelli feature profile
    Entry Credit: Kathleen Borrelli
    Judge Comment: Engaging article about a woman's whose passion, drive and ability to overcome obstacles made her beloved by many. Well-written.