Standard wins awards for advertising from APA
The Brewton Standard recently took home a number of awards in the advertising division of the Alabama Press Association's annual Better Newspaper Contest (BNC).
Winning entries in the contest were selected from over 1,000 entries submitted by 45 Alabama papers.
This year's entries were judged by members of the Florida Press Association.
Sales manager Marilyn Raines and graphic artist Susan Howard worked together on all the paper's winning entries, which were judged according to a number of criteria.
Creativity of concept and execution of appearance figure heavily in the judging.
Awards won by the paper were:
Awards were presented at the Press Association's advertising banquet, held May 6 at the Wynfrey Hotel in Birmingham.