GVnews, Sahuarita Sun win 23 ANA awards

The Green Valley News and Sahuarita Sun won 23 awards in the 2015 Better Newspapers Contest and Advertising Excellence awards at the Arizona Newspaper Association conventionSaturday night in Chandler. “Our primary goal of providing the best local news and information coverage for Green Valley and Sahuarita receives recognition from the communities constantly, but it’s so […]


Nogales International wins 17 awards from Arizona Newspapers Association

Staffers from the Nogales International, collectively and individually, won a total of 17 reporting, photography and advertising awards during the Arizona Newspapers Association annual convention last weekend in Chandler. Standout individual winners included reporter Murphy Woodhouse, who was named Photographer of the Year among the state’s non-daily newspapers in the ANA’s 2015 Better Newspapers Contest, […]

The Sierra Vista Herald was awarded General Excellence and Associated Press Member of the Year honors in the 2015 Better Newspaper Contest, organized by the Arizona Newspaper Association. Publisher Francis Wick, right, accepted the award with News and Features Editor Liz Manring and Managing Editor Eric Petermann.

The Sierra Vista Herald/Review newsroom wins General Excellence award

PHOENIX — The Sierra Vista Herald’s editorial and advertising departments earned 19 awards, including 10 first-place accolades, from the Arizona Newspapers Association 2015 Better Newspapers Contest and Excellence in Advertising competition. The Herald/Review’s newsroom earned first place in the overall General Excellence category among daily newspapers with a circulation under 25,000. The paper was also […]

Cherie Curry

Frontiersman hires new ad director

The Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman has added a veteran sales professional to its staff. Cherie Curry started Aug. 31 as the Frontiersman’s ad director. A lifelong Alaskan, Curry brings a wealth of statewide experience to the position, most recently serving in a similar role since 2011 with Anchorage-based Greatlander Publications, which publishes three monthly direct-mail shoppers, […]

The 2015 Roanoke Valley Community Champion Awards nominees show off their plaques during a ceremony in their honor Tuesday night at The Centre at Halifax Community College in Weldon. – Tia Bedwell | The Daily Herald

The Daily Herald’s Community Champion Awards proves successful for third time

WELDON — The efforts of 20 people who have deeply impacted the Roanoke Valley were recognized Aug. 17 at The Daily Herald’s third annual Roanoke Valley Community Champion Awards. A common thread shared by some members of this group was respect for each other. “I am stunned,” said Tina Gregory, named the overall Community Champion. […]