Daily Leader ads win at MPA event
Published 10:23 pm Saturday, January 30, 2016
Daily Leader staff members brought home 14 awards at the Mississippi Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest for advertising.
Michael Granger and Kristi Carney won a combined six first-place awards. The newspaper also won six second-place awards and two third-place awards.
The newspaper competed against other daily newspapers in Mississippi with similar circulation. The awards were announced at a luncheon Saturday in Jackson.
Best House Ad — Color — Gridiron, Michael Granger
Best Small Space Ad — Bank of Brookhaven, Kristi Carney
Best Grocery & Restaurant Ad — Color — Broma’s Deli, Carney
Best Auto Ad — Black and White — Sullivan Ford, Carney
Best Health Care Ad — Black and White — Aston Court, Carney
Best Institutional Ad — Color — First Baptist Church, Carney
Financial Ad — Black and White — Bank of Brookhaven, staff
Health Care Ad — Black and White — Bane Drugs, Carney
Service Ad — Color — Southwest MS EPA, Carney and Granger
Theme Page — Good Luck Lady Hornets, Granger
Single Magazine Advertisement — Southwest MS EPA, Granger and Kristi
General Excellence, staff
Theme Page — Christmas Open House, Carney and Granger
Single Magazine Advertisement, staff