September 29, 2008

Providence Journal News Staff Wins 15 Regional News Awards

CONCORD , N.H. The New England Associated Press News Executives Association (NEAPNEA) recently honored The Providence Journal with 15 awards in its annual writing, photo and design contest.

The award-winning work and contributors are listed here:

First-Place Winners:

Second-Place Winners:

Third-Place Winners:

Online Public Service Award Winner:

Online Special Section Award Winner:


The Providence Journal is part of A. H. Belo Corporation (NYSE: AHC). A. H. Belo, headquartered in Dallas, Texas, is a distinguished news and information company that owns and operates four daily newspapers and a diverse group of Web sites.

A. H. Belo publishes The Dallas Morning News, Texas' leading newspaper and winner of eight Pulitzer Prizes since 1986; The Providence (R.I.) Journal, the oldest continuously-published daily newspaper in the U.S. and winner of four Pulitzer Prizes; The Press-Enterprise (Riverside, Calif.), serving southern California's Inland Empire region and winner of one Pulitzer Prize; and the Denton Record Chronicle in Texas. The company publishes various specialty publications targeting niche audiences, young adults and the fast-growing Hispanic market. The company's partnerships and/or investments include Yahoo! Newspaper Consortium and Classified Ventures, owner of A. H. Belo also owns direct mail and commercial printing businesses.

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