The Nutfield News received third place in the 2008 Vic Jose General Excellence Awards, presented recently at the Independent Free Papers of America conference in Seattle, Wash.
Nutfield News covers the town of Derry, and has been in operation for four years. It is part of the Londonderry-based Nutfield Publishing, which also publishes the Londonderry Times and the Tri-Town Times and is owned by Deb and Chris Paul.
The general excellence award evaluates newspapers on appearance and photography as well as content. Leslie O’Donnell is editor of all three Nutfield Publishing newspapers.