The Beaver Countian has been named as a finalist in the Press Club of Western Pennsylvania’s 49th Golden Quill Awards. The prestigious annual competition recognizes professional excellence in written, photographic, broadcast and online journalism in the twenty-nine counties comprising Western Pennsylvania.
The Beaver Countian was named a finalist in two categories, including online spot/breaking news for “Fireman Injured Battling House Fire In Freedom“, and feature reporting for our investigative work in “Hiring Practices Of Sheriff’s Office May Violate State Law.”
The Golden Quill Awards are being judged out-of-the-region by nationally recognized journalism professionals, and will be presented on Monday, May 13, at the Sheraton Station Square.
Fireman Terry Specht being helped by medics – February 26, 2012 / photo by John Paul