Feb 23, 2018 - News

Axios Charlotte wins 7 awards for editorial excellence from the N.C. Press Association

Axios Charlotte won seven awards — including four 1st place awards — in the 2017 North Carolina Press Association contest that draws entries from all major publications in the state.

Winners were announced Thursday night during a banquet in Raleigh. The Agenda’s editorial team was recognized for a range of journalistic accomplishments, from faith and religion reporting to breaking news photography.

The biggest award: Axios Charlotte won 2nd place for general excellence in its division.

Individual awards were as follows. Be sure to read the winning stories.

1st PlaceReligion & Faith Reporting – Kylie Moore (Young Charlotteans are no longer turning to church to find community like they once did)

1st Place – Profile Feature – Kylie Moore (Meet Melody, the single mother getting by on $22,000 a year)

1st Place – Photography, General News – Katie Levans Loveluck (Keith Scott protests)

1st Place – Arts and Entertainment Reporting – Andrew Dunn (Can Charlotte become a music town?)

2nd Place – Lighter Columns – Ted Williams

3rd Place – Best Multimedia Project – Katie Levans Loveluck (Chinese Lantern Festival)

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