59TH ANNUAL GREEN EYESHADE AWARDS
Lane DeGregory of the St. Petersburg Times took top honors in the 59th Annual Green Eyeshade Awards, a journalism contest that recognizes excellence in 11 Southern states. DeGregory won “Best of Show” for her feature story, “The Girl in the Window.” DeGregory also won first place in the daily division of the annual Green Eyeshade Awards contest, which drew more than 500 entries from media outlets in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and West Virginia.
1st Place: "Parenting” Annette Clifford, Florida Today
2nd Place: "Internet puts some in ticklish situations, Burgers and fries?, VP Palin?” Geoff Calkins, The Commercial Appeal
3rd Place: "Kelly Kazek's Columns” Kelly Kazek, The News Courier25.
Annette is the author of World's Toughest Job.