TSN Wins Awards at Convention
The Tyler Star News was recognized with nine editorial and advertising awards at the West Virginia Press Association Convention, held Aug. 3-5 at Canaan Valley Resort. The Tyler Star News staff picked up first place awards in the following Editorial categories: Best Lifestyles Feature, (Tyler County History/Cemeteries) and Best Sports Feature, (Corley Brothers Go The Distance). A second place honor, in the Editorial division, was awarded for Best Sports News Reporting, (Knights Tame Bulldogs). Sports Writer Ed Parsons picked up a second place award for Best Sports Columnist, for his column, “The Press Box.” The Tyler Star News Editorial department also received awards for the 2016 High School Football Preview tab, third place in Best Sports Special Section, and the November 16, 2016 edition, third place award for Best Front Page. In Advertising, a first place award was granted for Best Theme Page-Retail, (Safe Hunting Tips).
The Tyler Star News received a second place award for Best Theme Page-Retail, (Remembering 911), and a third place award for Best Recruitment Ad, (Ad Sales).