Complete list of 2014 VPA award winners

The Virginia Press Association announced the winners of the 2014 News/Editorial and Advertising Contest Saturday during the annual awards banquet, held this year at The Hotel Roanoke.

Winners in each division can be found below by clicking the attached PDFs. Judges comments, where applicable, are also included. Click here for the competition groups.

The association also handed out awards to newspapers or individuals for best-in-show, sweepstakes, journalistic integrity and community service as well as for the most outstanding journalist, young journalist, sales professional and young sales professional.

Richmond Magazine ad honored as 'best of the best'

Washington Post, C-Ville Weekly and Charlottesville Tomorrow take home two best-in-show awards

Free Lance-Star, Recorder win Journalistic Integrity and Community Service awards

Edwards wins Mims Award for editorial leadership

Free Lance-Star, Northern Virginia Daily, Style Weekly sweep VPA sweepstakes awards

McDaniels, Gray win outstanding sales professional awards

Holland, Evans win outstanding journalist awards

UPDATE: Slideshows featuring first, second and third place winners have been added. They have been uploaded as PPS (for PowerPoint versions older than 2003) and PPSX (for PowerPoint versions newer than 2003). NOTE: Do not try to open them online to view them. Download them to your computer (right click with your mouse on PCs and Option + link on a web page for Macs).

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