2021 VPA News and Advertising Contest

Special Sections or Special Editions ( Daily Group 2)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: The Free Lance-Star
    Entry Title: Nurses
    Entry Credit: Karen Wonsik, Andi Russell
    Judge Comment: Clean design continued throughout section. The added touches of pull quotes and info boxes helped to break up text. Stories were well done and in-depth but still concise enough for a quick read.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The News & Advance
    Entry Title: All-Area Athletes
    Entry Credit: Jon Ness, Ben Cates, Emily Brown, Damien Sordelett
    Judge Comment: Design immediately caught my eye. Simple but still very visually appealing. I loved the consistent use of large photos and pops of color.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Bristol Herald Courier
    Entry Title: Racin' Dirty
    Entry Credit: Allen Gregory, George Stone
    Judge Comment: Enjoyed the use of headlines and subheads as well as the liberal use of large photos.