Media Excellence

2014 Honoree: Ned Barnett, News & Observer

Currently the News & Observer’s editorial page editor, Ned Barnett has served as metro editor, Sunday editor, and sports columnist in his 23 years with the newspaper. His July 2013 editorial, “An Ounce of Prevention,” brought the story of our organization and the case for prevention to a wide audience of readers.

 

Past Honorees

2012
Karen Garloch, Charlotte Observer

2011
Chris Fitzsimon and Clayton Henkel, NC Policy Watch

2009
The Charlotte Observer

2008
Gaston Gazette

2007
Matt Willoughby, North Carolina News Network

2006
News Talk 1360 WCHL, Chapel Hill-Carrboro

2005
Charlotte Ranz

2004
Dean Linke, General & Sales Manager, State Government Radio

2003
Phyllis Parish, Senior Producer, WRAL-TV

2002
Barbara Solow, MS, The Independent Weekly