Georgia Press Association

Newnan Times-Herald wins 9 advertising awards

by Staff Reports

The Newnan Times-Herald won 9 awards in the 2013 Better Newspaper Advertising Contest, announced at the Georgia Press Association’s recent annual Advertising Conference.

The awards were in the division C for smaller daily newspapers in Georgia.

“I am very proud of the hard work and dedication of the newspaper’s advertising consultants and graphic designers who produce award-winning ads for our customers,” said The Newnan Times-Herald Sales and Marketing Director Colleen D. Mitchell.

“I also appreciate the businesses that advertise with us,” she said. “Without them we could not have the opportunity to show our creativity in designing award-winning advertisements, classifieds and specialty publications that produce results.”

FIVE FIRST PLACE awards went to The Newnan Times-Herald in categories including:

• Classified Section or Page

• Home Furnishings and Appliances — For Hollberg’s Fine Furniture.

• Nontraditional — For the special advertising supplement “50 Things to Do This Summer.”

• Full Color — For Christmas at Ashley Park.

• Small-Page Ad — H. J. Wings & Things.

FOUR SECOND PLACE awards to The Newnan Times-Herald included:

• Health Care — For Palmetto Park Assisted Living.

• Miscellaneous — For Main Street Newnan.

• Spot Color — For Frank’s Pasta & Grill.

• Newspaper Promotion Out of Print — For Leap Into Savings.


More Local

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. POLICE DEPARTMENTS ON ALERT AFTER ... Read More


Boys & Girls Club

NHS student one of top youths of year

After months of preparation, a Newnan High School student was honored as one of the top youths of the year by the Boys and Girls Club of Met ... Read More


Senoia Redneck Gourmet to close

After six successful years, Casey Smith has decided to close the doors of the Redneck Gourmet in Senoia. As the owner of both the Newnan and ... Read More


One Roof thrift store reopen Jan. 5 in new location

Friday was One Roof’s last day at its former location in the old Playtex plant on Temple Avenue. The organization's thrift store will ... Read More


Movie studio decision could have 'chilling effect'

The planned Christmas Day release of “The Interview,” staring Seth Rogen and James Franco, has been cancelled due to threats of ... Read More

Century-old cemetery discovered

The 100-year-old cemetery discovered by crews clearing land for the Newnan Bypass extension was known to exist in the area, and an archeolog ... Read More