Signal wins 13 KPA awards
The Kansas Press Association announced the results of the 2011 Awards of Excellence contest and the Baldwin City Signal won 13 awards.
The Signal won first-place in the following categories: Sports Photo (Jimmy Gillispie), Editorial Pages (Jeff Myrick), Best Use of Photos (Staff), Design and Layout (Staff) and Fashion Ad (Jill Underwood).
The second-place awards were: Photo Package (Staff), Agricultural Story (Myrick), Feature Photo (Gillispie) and Sports Pages (Gillispie).
Third-place awards were: Feature Story (Gillispie), Government/Political Story (Myrick), Headline Writing (Myrick) and Ad Series or Campaign (Underwood).
The Signal won the Sweepstakes Award as the best paper in its division the two previous years.