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The Sun news team took first place General Excellence in the 2014 KPA contest. Advertising came home with a second-place finish for the paper.
Sun news team earns General Excellence

The Springfield Sun news team received the award for General Excellence at this past weekend’s Kentucky Press Association Convention in Louisville, earning the title of best class 2 weekly publication in the state.

The Sun also took second place in Advertising Excellence, finishing a spot behind The McCreary County Voice.

The announcement of General Excellence gave The Sun news team its sixth first-place award of the night, to go with six second-place finishes. They also racked up six third-place awards and received honorable mention in one category.