This year’s North & East Texas Press Association scholarships are awarded to William Taylor Potter of Texarkana and Madeline Pena of Decatur.
The North and East Texas Press Association was privileged to have the West Texas Press Association members judge this year’s contest. A special thanks to Carlina Villalpondo, Managing Editor of Kerrville Daily Times, who coordinated the judging of the NETPA BNC.
North & East Texas Press Convention will have speaker Don Newbury discussing “From Adam’s Ribs to Web Pages and Fibs, ” as well as S. Griffin Singer. Entertainment will be provided by the band Sweetwater, and we’ll enjoy a meal at Coyote Sam’s, a local Tyler restaurant. We’ll also be visiting the American Freedom Museum.
Contest features: 12 Major Categories, including General Excellence, Advertising, Column Writing, Editorials, Feature Stories, Headline Writing, Page Design, News Writing, Sports Coverage, Feature Photo, Sports Photo, News Photo, and others
The North & East Texas Press Association, in conjunction with the Texas Press Association will award two $1500 scholarships, one to a graduating high school senior and one to a currently enrolled college student