Honorable Mention Body of Work - Tennessee Associated Press Media Editors 2015
Virginia State Police cars escort 4 funeral home vans on I81 North on Friday, jULY 17, 2015 in Bristol, Virginia under the large cross at Victory Baptist Church. The multicar escort is traveling from Chattanooga, Tennessee through Bristol, Virginia on the way to Dover, Deleware with the bodies of Marines killed in Thursday's Shooting in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Upon arrival, transfer cases will be draped and an honorable transfer will be conducted according to Maj. Paul L. Greenberg
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1st. Place Spot News - Tennessee Associated Press Media Editors 2015
Benjamin Shook peeps over his shirt collar as he is leaving the Smyth County Sheriff's Department on Tuesday, July 7, 2015 in Marion, Virginia. Shook and Hayleigh Wilson have been on the run since mid June when an Amber Alert was issued because Wilson is a minor and Shook is a registered sex offender.
Photo Earl Neikirk/Bristol Herald Courier/HeraldCourier.com
2nd. Place News Photos - Tennessee Press Assoc. 2016
Boy Scout Troop 15, Bristol, Tennessee, spent Saturday afternoon disposing of wore, tattered and faded American Flags in the correct manner. The flags were presented, saluted and then burned on the continous campfire. Saturday marked the beginning of Scout Week with the conclusion next week at the Klondike Derby. Over 800 flags were collected for the ceremony.
Photos Earl Neikirk/Bristol Herald Courier/HeraldCourier.com