Pitchfork Rakes In Honors!!

Congratulations to the staff of The Pitchfork newsmagazine at Lugoff-Elgin High School!  The staff was recognized for excellence in scholastic journalism at the South Carolina Scholastic Press Association spring conference on April 22.  Students’ individual recognitions include five first place monthly awards (Review, Layout, Advertising, Computer Graphics and Columns), three second place monthly awards (News Features, Front Page Design, and Features), four third place monthly awards (Editorials, Art and two for Centerspread), three first place yearly awards (Advertising, Computer Graphics and Layout), two second place yearly awards (Computer Graphics and Reviews) and five third place yearly awards (Front Page Design, Features, Columns, Reviews and Advertising).  In addition, the staff earned second place in the Excellence in Scholastic Newspaper Awards for newsmagazines, and a Superior rating. The publication also received the Palmetto Award, naming it the best newsmagazine in its class.

Great job!!

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