LWC students win awards

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Staff members of RaiderView, the student newspaper of Lindsey Wilson College, recently received 43 awards at the annual Kentucky Intercollegiate Press Association Conference on Jan. 25-26 in Louisville.

CKNJ Staff Writer Leslie Moore of Campbellsville was among those receiving awards. Moore graduated from LWC last year.

The awards, which recognize journalistic excellence at Kentucky's colleges and universities, were for work published in 2012. Moore was RaiderView editor for the spring 2012 semester.

The contest was judged by media professionals representing several major newspapers, including the Orlando Sentinel, Louisville Courier-Journal and Miami Sun-Sentinel.

LWC students earned 17 first-place awards, 12 second-place finishes, 10 third-place honors and four honorable mentions.