Our Awards

Our Awards

The Clarksdale Press Register and our exceptional staff have won many awards over the years. Our publication has garnered recognition from news agencies since our inception in 1865.

The history of our publication runs deep into the developmental history of our community. Much of our work routinely impacts both local and state-wide elements within Mississippi.

Our editorial standards, consistent striving for excellence and our general sense of integrity have led to our paper featuring some outstanding award-winning journalism. Listed below are some of our most recent awards.


2021 Awards
Mississippi Press Association - Better Newspaper Contest - Advertising Division (for work in 2020)

 

• Institutional Ad, Black & White, 2nd Place: The Clarksdale Press Register - Tracey H. Riley & Brenda Keller, "Oakhurst Baptist Church"

• Institutional Ad, Color, 1st Place: The Clarksdale Press Register - Tracey H. Riley & Floyd Ingram, "Chamber_Christmas" - Judges: “This is a great ad. Sharp and clean. Really like the logos on the side of the trucks. Very creative.”

• Financial Ad, Black & White, 3rd Place: The Clarksdale Press Register - Tracey H. Riley & Brenda Keller, "Third Union Finance"

• Healthcare Ad, Black & White, 3rd Place: The Clarksdale Press Register - Tracey H. Riley & Brenda Keller, "Clarksdale Health Consultancy"

• Healthcare Ad, Color, 2nd Place: The Clarksdale Press Register - Tracey H. Riley & Brenda Keller, "Claksdale Pharmcacy"

• Service Ad, Black & White, 1st Place: The Clarksdale Press Register - Tracey H. Riley & Josh Troy, "Custom Care Cleaners"- Judges: “Nice, clean ad”

• Service Ad, Color, 1st Place: The Clarksdale Press Register - Tracey H. Riley & Brenda Keller, "Williams Lawn Care"

• Service Ad, Color, 3rd Place: The Clarksdale Press Register - Tracey H. Riley & Brenda Keller, "Meredith Nowell Funeral"

• Grocery or Restaurant Ad, Black & White, 1st Place: The Clarksdale Press Register - Tracey H. Riley & Floyd Ingram, "Yazoo Pass"

• Grocery or Restaurant Ad, Black & White, 2nd Place: The Clarksdale Press Register - Tracey H. Riley & Floyd Ingram, "Abes"

• Grocery or Restaurant Ad, Black & White, 3rd Place: The Clarksdale Press Register - Tracey H. Riley & Brenda Keller, "Ranchero_Valentine"

• Grocery or Restaurant Ad, Color, 1st Place: The Clarksdale Press Register - Tracey H. Riley & Floyd Ingram, "Ground Zero_New Years"

• Grocery or Restaurant Ad, Color, 2nd Place: The Clarksdale Press Register - Tracey H. Riley & Floyd Ingram, "Ground Zero"

• Small Space Ad, B&W or Color, 1st Place: The Clarksdale Press Register - Tracey H. Riley & Brenda Keller, "Coahoma County Corner" - Judges: “Clever Ad.”

• Series of Ads, 1st Place: The Clarksdale Press Register - Tracey H. Riley & Floyd Ingram, "Greenhead Outdoors"

• Theme Page, 3rd Place: The Clarksdale Press Register, "Christmas Open House"

• Classifieds, 2nd Place: The Clarksdale Press Register - Sandy Hite, "CPR_Classified 1, 2, 3"

• Magazine Periodical, 2nd Place: The Clarksdale Press Register, "Coahoma Living Fall 2019, Coahoma Living Winter 2019"

• Public Health or Safety Ad, 2nd Place: The Clarksdale Press Register - Tracey H. Riley & Brenda Keller, "Clarksdale Pharmacy"

• General Excellence, 1st Place: The Clarksdale Press Register

 


As a final note, we would like to thank each member of our staff for helping us achieve this level of recognition over the years. We sincerely appreciate how driven they have been toward the cause of great journalism.

We would also like to thank our readers, who remain committed to keeping up with the news from Clarkesdale.