Among the 37 finalists for Crown Awards from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association are 14 websites in the SNO network. Five of the sites were named in the Digital Publication category, while nine were named in the Hybrid Publication category, which includes news organizations that combine print and digital operations.
The Digital Finalists include:
Inklings | inklingsnews.com, Staples High School, Westport, Conn.
Clarion | rbclarion.com, Riverside Brookfield High School, Riverside, Ill.
Southwest Shadow | southwestshadow.com, Southwest Career and Technical Academy, Las Vegas, Nev.
The Red Ledger | theredledger.net, Lovejoy High School, Lucas, Texas
The Rider | therideronline.com, Legacy High School, Mansfield, Texas
The Hybrid Finalists include:
The Boiling Point | shalhevetboilingpoint.com, Shalhevet High School, Los Angeles, Calif.
The Campanile | palycampanile.org, Palo Alto High School (Campanile), Palo Alto, Calif.
The Viking Magazine | vikingsportsmag.com, Palo Alto High School (Viking Sports Mag), Palo Alto, Calif.
Knight Errant | bsmknighterrant.org, Benilde-St. Margaret’s School, St. Louis Park, Minn.
The Kirkwood Call | thekirkwoodcall.com, Kirkwood High School, Kirkwood, Mo.
The Shakerite | shakerite.com, Shaker Heights High School, Shaker Heights, Ohio
Edge | pgedgeonline.com, Pleasant Grove High School, Texarkana, Texas
Tiger Times | tigertimesonline.com, Texas High School, Texarkana, Texas
The A-Blast | thea-blast.org, Annandale High School, Annandale, Va.
Crown Award finalists will be presented with either a Gold or Silver Crown Award during the CSPA Annual Convention on March 21, 2014, at Columbia University in New York City.