The West Orange Times & Observer and Southwest Orange Observer earned numerous awards during the Florida Press Association’s annual Florida Media Conference, held Aug. 3 to 5, in Ponte Vedra.
In the 2022 FPA Weekly Newspaper Contest, the papers combined to win seven first-place awards, six second-place awards and two third-place awards.
The first-place awards include:
Best Special Section — Staff
Local Motion 2021
Feature Story: Profile — Amy Quesinberry
Faith and Family Reporting — Michael Eng
‘Before you were born, I set you apart’
Health, Medical and Science Reporting — Amy Quesinberry
Sports Spot News Story — Troy Herring
Information Graphic — Lindsay Cannizzaro and Michael Eng
Brain Food: Fear Factors
Cannizzaro also earned a silver award in the Florida Newspaper Advertising and Marketing Executives’ 2022 Creative Excellence Contest for best advertising campaign.
To see the complete list of winners, click here.
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