2016 NETPA Better Newspaper Contest Results

SWEEPSTAKES DIVISION 1 LARGE DAILIES 1. Texarkana Gazette – 825 points 2. Lufkin Daily News – 700 points 3. Waxahachie Daily Light – 675 points 4. Marshall News Messenger – 450 points DIVISION 2 SEMI-WEEKLIES 1. Hood County News – 1300 Pts. 2. Wise County Messenger – 1075 Pts. 3. Kilgore News Herald – 700 […]

2016 NETPA Better Newspaper Contest

Contest features: 13 Major Categories: General Excellence, Advertising, Column Writing, Editorials, Feature Stories, Headline Writing, Page Design, News Writing, Sports Writing, Sports Coverage, Feature Photo, Sports Photo, News Photo. Also includes awards for: Journalist of the Year, Photographer of the Year, Special Section or Special Edition, Community Service and Sweepstakes

It’s Not About Us

I have been accepted to the graduate school of Mass Communications at Stephen F. Austin State University and will start working on my M.A. this fall. I was required to submit an essay as part of the application process and thought I would share my submission here.