Our online site, aztecpressonline.com, received a first-place award for “Best Website.”
Aztec Press also was awarded third place in the “Community Service/Journalistic Achievement” category.
In individual awards, student Larry Gaurano received a second-place award for “Best Feature Photo Layout” and two third-place prizes for “Best News Photograph” and “Best Multimedia Storytelling.”
The ANA contest did not have a student category. The Aztec Press competed against non-daily state newspapers with a circulation between 3,500 and 10,000.
Fifty-three Arizona newspapers entered the contest with a total of 1,360 entries, according to the ANA.