Herald News recognized in Kentucky Press Association competition

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Work of Terry Sandidge, Linda Ireland honored


The LaRue County Herald News received recognition from the Kentucky Press Association's Excellence in Newspapers awards program.

Terry Sandidge received second-place honors in the competition for Best Sports Picture.for an entry which included a display of exceptional effort by local youth football players.

The newspaper staff received honorable mention for its farm page entry in the Best Business/Agribusiness contest.

Editor Linda Ireland was presented with four honorable mentions in the categories of Best Headline, Best On-Going or Extended Coverage, Best Column and Best Editorial.

The winners were announced Friday during the association's annual convention in Lexington. The Herald News competed among weekly papers with a simlar circulation size.