Daily Archives: Friday, July 16, 2010

UT, Tennessee Press Association Announce 2010 Newspaper Contest Winners

Newspaper publishers, editors, journalists and designers won top awards in the Tennessee Press Association’s 2010 newspaper contest, co-sponsored by the University of Tennessee. The Commercial Appeal (Memphis), the Jackson Sun, the Shelbyville Times-Gazette, the Standard Banner (Jefferson City) and the Erwin Record won the top general excellence awards at the association’s 2010-2011 officer installation ceremony and awards luncheon held today in Nashville. UT has co-sponsored the annual contest since 1940. For the eighth year in a row, the Erwin Record has won the top general excellence award for its category.

Gloria Graham Named UT Chief of Police

Gloria Graham, assistant chief of police at Duke University, has been named the chief of police for the UT Knoxville Police Department. Graham, who has more than 15 years of campus law enforcement experience, will begin at UT Knoxville on Aug. 23.