Awards presented at OPA Conference

Better Newspaper Contest awards were presented at the Awards Banquet during the Oklahoma Press Association’s annual Convention, June 8, 2012, at the Reed Center in Midwest City.

Sequoyah Award winners in the 2012 OPA Better Newspaper Contest were Enid News & Eagle, The Duncan Banner, The Journal Record, Stigler News-Sentinel, Oologah Lake Leader, The Carnegie Herald, The Newcastle Pacer, The Edmond Sun, Mustang Times and Oklahoma State University’s Daily O’Collegian.

The Sequoyah Award is the highest honor in the contest, which is determined by the amount of points accumulated in the contest’s 12 events: News Content, Layout & Design, Advertising, Sales Promotion, In-Depth Enterprise, Editorial Comment, Personal Columns, News Writing, Feature Writing, Sports Coverage, Photography and Community Leadership.

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Congratulations to all this year's winners!