Various staff members receive top state awards for news, features, cartoons, and special sections.
Molly Shoulta ‘13
GC News Bureau Intern
Congratulations to the staff of Georgetown College’s own Georgetonian for their recent awards. Senior Joel Darland received a first place award for his “irreverent and biting” editorial cartoons, as described by the judges. This year is actually Darland’s second time receiving the top award. Sophomore Staffer Tori Bachman-Johnson received two awards, second place on a news story for her article on the campus meal options and another second place for her features story highlighting the Stephen Tilford Memorial Concert Series. The judges’ compliments both articles for their delightful nature and easy to read narrative. Current Editor In Chief Whitley Arens (Junior) received third place for a special section entitled “REALationships.” Faculty Advisor Jamie Ratliff asks the campus to join in commending all the students for their hard work and dedication.