The Posts website www.wilsonpost.com won Best Website with comments from the judge noting that the site has lots of good contentstrong lifestyle and opinion content, which a lot of other sites are lacking.
Also, Staff Writer Patrick Hall received a second place award for Best Investigative Reporting for a series of articles covering the 2011 investigation of a local nursing home by the Tennessee Department of Health.
Contributor Ken Beck and Designer Zack Owensby received recognition and awards for Community Lifestyles, which required contest participants to submit three complete lifestyle sections for consideration. Beck also won an additional third place award for Best Feature Photograph for his photo All Aboard from the Sept. 14, 2011 Lifestyle section.
The Post was presented awards in five other categories including Best Education Reporting, Headline Writing, Public Service, Make-Up & Appearance, and Editorials.