The Georgia Guardian won
several awards in the Georgia Press Association 1999 Better Newspaper Contest
Click on the highlighted title to see the selection
FIRST PLACE AWARDS:
Layout and design (overall): first place
Layout and design, Page One: first place
News Photograph: first place,
*Photo Essay: first, Russ Bryant
(for Kuwait photos)
*Newspaper Illustration: first place,
Feature Photograph: first, Russ Bryant
(for rapelling photo)
* We received first, second and third place awards for this category.
SECOND PLACE AWARDS:
General Excellence: second place in our division
Photo Essay: second place, Russ Bryant
Newspaper Illustration: second
place, Hugh MacKay
Special Issues: "Life in the Desert" (Kuwait photo spread)
Feature Writing: second place, Margarita Venegas
Sports Writing: second place, Clarence E. Wilson Jr.
Headline writing: second place
THIRD PLACE AWARDS:
Feature Photograph: third place, Russ Bryant
Newspaper Illustration: third place,
Photo Essay: third place, Russ Bryant
Sports Photograph: third place,
Hard News Writing: third place, Francis Zera
Georgia Press Association 1999 Best
of Advertising Contest
Ad Idea of the Year: first place
Best Use of Color: first and second place
View our 2000 Better Newspaper Contest awards
that we received from the Georgia Press Association.
View our 1998 Better Newspaper Contest awards
from the GPA.
The Georgia Press Association's Web site is at http://www.gapress.org.