The Association of Alternative Newsmedia (AAN) announced the winner of their 2023 awards.
Celebrating excellence in local journalism, these awards recognize outstanding reporting, writing, photography, and multimedia storytelling across various categories.
In the cartoon division Robert Ariail of The Charleston City Paper took first place for
– “Marshall law; Lindsey; Vaccine; Shell; sycophant”
Judge’s comment: “Relevant current commentary. Particularly found the “shells” panel to be a fresh look at gun violence.”
Other finalists were:
Second Place: Seven Days – Tim Newcomb
Third Place: Charleston City Paper – Steve Stegelin