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David Bloom of The Baytown Sun and Charles Rowe and Elsa McDowell of The Post and Courier in Charleston, S.C., have been awarded first-place honors in this year's Carmage Walls Commentary Prize. Awards were announced at SNPA's News Industry Summit.
Click MORE to see who took second-place honors and honorable mentions, plus judges' comments and links to the entries that judges awarded.More
Ivan V. "Andy" Anderson, retired president and CEO of Evening Post Publishing Co. and publisher of The Post and Courier, Charleston, S.C., was presented with the Frank W. Mayborn Leadership Award by the Southern Newspaper Publishers Association at its annual News Industry Summit. The Mayborn Award recognizes outstanding newspaper executives for their vision, community leadership and significant contributions to the newspaper industry.
In accepting the award, Anderson said that being president of SNPA was a highlight of his newspaper career. Now, he said this award is "as my father used to say: icing on the cake." Anderson served as president of SNPA in 2006-2007 and is the retired president and CEO of Evening Post Publishing Co. and publisher of The Post and Courier. He recently joined the board of Sun Coast Media, a family-owned company led by the Dunn-Rankin family.
"To say that it has been a privilege to be a newspaperman is an understatement," Anderson told executives at the awards breakfast.More
The Southern Newspaper Publishers Association recognized excellence in newspaper printing at its News Industry Summit. First-place awards in the SNPA Print Quality Contest were presented to The New York Times (printed by The Buffalo News, Buffalo, N.Y.); Sarasota (Fla.) Herald-Tribune; The Eagle-Tribune, North Andover, Mass.; and Bluffton Today, Bluffton, S.C.More