CTFP Journalism Awards 2011

CTFP Journalism Awards 2011

November 5th, 2011 by Alison Gerber in Local Regional News

Society of Professional Journalists' Green Eyeshade Award

  • First place for feature writing - Joan Garrett
  • First place for editorial cartoons - Clay Bennett

Tennessee Associated Press Managing Editors

  • First Place for feature writing - Joan Garrett
  • First Place for online video - Patrick Smith
  • Second place for multimedia - Tracey Trumbull, Patrick Smith
  • Second place for feature photography - Tim Barber
  • Third place for daily deadline reporting - Chris Carroll
  • Third place for video - Patrick Smith
  • Third place for sports photography -John Rawlston
  • Third place for multimedia

Associated Press Sports Editors

  • Second place nationally on breaking news
  • Second place nationally game coverage (for the 2010 UT-LSU game)
  • Top 10 special sections

Tennessee Sports Writers' Association

The state's top prep writer (Stephen Hargis)

The state's top event writer (Mark Wiedmer)

The state's top designer (Stacey Wysong)

The state's top special section

Tennessee Press Association


  • Makeup and Appearance
  • Headline Writing
  • Local Features
  • Best Website
  • Best Single Feature


  • Best Personal Column - Mark Kennedy
  • Best Special Section or Issue - Chattanooga Now
  • Best Education Reporting - Stories by Joan Garrett, Kelli Gauthier and Dave Flessner
  • Best Sports Photo


  • Community Lifestyles
  • Best Feature photo
  • Best Spot News Coverage
  • Public Service


  • Best News Reporting
  • Best News Photo
  • Sunday Editions


  • Personal Humor Column
  • Editorials
  • Sports Writing
  • Graphics/Illustrations
  • Promotion of Newspapers

SNPA Photo Contest

  • Tim Barber won 3rd Place for spot news
  • Patrick Smith won 3rd place for videos

• Angela Lewis received an honorable mention in the spot news category

Atlanta Photojournalism Contest

  • Photographer Angela Lewis, honorable mention for photo illustration

David Ignatius Award for International Reporting

  • Reporter Perla Trevizo for a bilingual series on Guatemalan immigrants