Further Recognition

Awards: Further Recognition


2005 Texas Publishers Association (TPA)

  • 1st Place Best Religion Section
  • 2nd Place Best Newspaper
  • 2nd Place Best Use of Color
  • 2nd Place Best Design & Layout
  • 2nd Place Best Photography
  • 2nd Place Best News Story


2002 Philip Randolph Messenger Award

  • Editorial & Commentary Writing
  • Excellence in News Story


2001 Texas Publishers Association

  • 1st Place Best Editorial
  • 3rd Place Best Sports Event


2000 Prestigious A. Philip Randolph Messenger Awards

  • Finalist – Outstanding Journalism in the area of Civil Rights
  • National Newspaper Publishers Association
  • 3rd Place Best Editorial


1999 Texas Publishers Association

  • 1st Place Best Editorial
  • 2nd Place Best Use of Color


1998 Texas Publishers Association

  • 1st Place Best Monthly
  • 1st Place Best Educational Feature
  • 1st Place Best Education Column
  • 1st Place Best Religion Column
  • 1st Place Best Entertainment


1997 National Association of Black Journalists Region 7 MAAT Awards

  • Special Sections: Mon II


1997 Dallas/Fort Worth Association of Black Communicators Griot Awards

  • Best Communicators
  • Best Arts and Entertainment


1997 Texas Publishers Association

  • Newspaper of the Year
  • 1st Place Best Editorial
  • 1st Place Best Sports News Feature
  • 2nd Place Best News Story
  • 2nd Place Most Community Involvement
  • Recognition Best Layout & Design


1995 Texas Publishers Association

  • 1st Place Editorial
  • 1st Place Feature
  • 2nd Place Sports News Feature
  • 2nd Place News Story
  • 3rd Newspaper of the Year
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