Originally created 05/05/02

'Chronicle' wins



The Augusta Chronicle received 10 awards Saturday at the Georgia Associated Press Awards in Atlanta. Only The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, with 15, received more awards in the division for the state's largest newspapers.

  • Public Service: 2nd place, "Sex Crimes," Sandy Hodson
  • Deadline Reporting: 1st, "BP Explosion," staff
  • Non-Deadline Reporting: 2nd, "From Augusta to Africa," Jonathan Ernst
  • Graphics and Illustrations: 3rd, "The Masters," Nate Owens
  • Spot News Photo: 1st, "Carried to Safety," Ron Cockerille; 3rd, "Reservists Farewell," Michael Holahan
  • Sports Action Photo: 1st, "Play at the Plate," Chris Thelen; 3rd, "A Bloody Mess," Michael Holahan
  • Photo Illustration: 3rd, "Shades of Distinction," Chris Thelen
  • Portfolio: 3rd, Michael Holahan