Each year, the Virginia Press Association honors its members with the news/editorial and advertising contests. The 2013 News/Editorial and Advertising Contest came to an exciting conclusion April 5 with the annual awards banquet at the Hilton Richmond Hotel & Spa/Short Pump. More than 620 people attended the awards banquet, marking the largest turnout since 2007.

Below you will find a list of 2013 winners for the news and advertising contests. The chart also includes previous years results.

Photo Gallery from the red carpet

Plaque winners