2021 VPA News and Advertising Contest

Public Safety Writing ( Non-Daily Group 2)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: The Smyth County News & Messenger
    Entry Title: Smyth County Public Safety
    Entry Credit: Jasmine Franks
    Judge Comment: Thorough yet concise, just what news writing is supposed to be. Well done.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Rappahannock News
    Entry Title: Covering Police and Emergency Services in Rappahannock County
    Entry Credit: Rachel Needham
    Judge Comment: Thorough, well written, nicely executed.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Smithfield Times
    Entry Title: Body cameras, disaster vehicle and spanish hotline
    Entry Credit: Nate Delesline III
    Judge Comment: Clear and concise, the hallmarks of good journalism.