The Press won first place for general excellence in the NNA’s 2012 Better Newspaper Contest, among non-daily newspapers with a circulation of 6,000 to 9,999. The award was announced at a reception on Saturday at NNA’s Annual Convention & Trade Show in Charleston, South Carolina.
The newspaper has been named as a finalist for the award numerous times in the past decade, but it is the first time The Press has won first place.
The judges said of The Press: “Spectacular package of information—news, features, photos, ads—all excellently produced. Clean, fresh design, layout throughout. … Hefty, wide-ranging content has something that will appeal to everyone at some... more