Maj. Gen. Keith L. Ware
Maj. Gen. Keith L. Ware (pictured). The Maj/ Gen. Keith L. Ware Journalism Awards Competition Ceremony recognizes military and civilian-employee print and broadcast practitioners for journalistic excellence in furthering the objectives of the Department of the Army internal-information program. The Secretary of the Army sponsors this competition annually. The Office of the Chief of Public Affairs conducts judging with a goal of ensuring the best internal information efforts receive recognition for professional excellence and outstanding achievement. See the <a href="http://www4.army.mil/ocpa/klw/index.html" target="_blank">Maj. Gen. Keith L. Ware Journalism Awards Competition Web site</a> for more information.

HEIDELBERG, Germany - Installation Management Command-Europe has announced its region-level winners for the 2008 Army Keith L. Ware Journalism Awards.

The Keith L. Ware competition recognizes the journalistic excellence of Army military and civilian journalists. The competition is named in memory of Maj. Gen. Keith L. Ware, a former Army chief of public affairs. Ware received the Medal of Honor in World War II and was killed while commanding the 1st Infantry Division in Vietnam in 1968.

First place awardees will be forwarded to the Department of the Army Public Affairs for consideration in the Army-wide competition.

The winners are:

Print Competition
Category B: Tabloid-Format Newspaper
1st Place: Bavarian News - USAG Grafenwoehr
2nd Place: Herald Post - USAG Baden-WAfA1/4rttemberg
3rd Place: Herald Union - USAG Wiesbaden

Category C: Magazine-Format Publication
1st Place: Benelux Edge - USAG Benelux

Category D: Newsletter-Format Publication
1st Place: The Gazette - ChiAfA..vres Garrison

Category E: News Article
1st Place: Jason Austin - USAG Baden-WAfA1/4rttemberg
2nd Place: Brandon Beach - USAG Stuttgart
3rd Place: Kristen Marquez - USAG Baden-WAfA1/4rttemberg

Category F: Feature Article
1st Place: Jason Austin - USAG Baden-WAfA1/4rttemberg
2nd Place: John Reese - USAG Garmisch
3rd Place: Jon Fleshman - USAG Vicenza

Category G: Commentary
1st Place: Christine June - USAG Kaiserslautern
2nd Place: Jason Austin - USAG Baden-WAfA1/4rttemberg
3rd Place: Karl Weisel - USAG Wiesbaden

Category H: Sports Article
1st Place: Brandon Beach - USAG Stuttgart
2nd Place: Susan Huseman - USAG Stuttgart
3rd Place: Karl Weisel - USAG Wiesbaden

Category I: Story Series
1st Place: Susan Huseman - USAG Stuttgart
2nd Place: Jason Austin - USAG Baden-WAfA1/4rttemberg
3rd Place: Mary Markos - USAG Grafenwoehr

Category J: Single/Stand-Alone Photograph
1st Place: Chrystal Smith - USAG Wiesbaden
2nd Place: Stephen Morgan - USAG Grafenwoehr
3rd Place: Brandon Beach - USAG Stuttgart

Category K: Photojournalism
1st Place: Christine June - USAG Kaiserslautern
2nd Place: Karl Weisel - USAG Wiesbaden
3rd Place: Christie Vanover - USAG Benelux

Category L: Art/Graphics in Support of a Publication
1st Place: Stephen Morgan - USAG Grafenwoehr

Category M: Contribution by Stringer (Writer)
1st Place: Ute Wolf - USAG Wiesbaden
2nd Place: Amanda Grisby - USAG Vicenza
3rd Place: Cristina Zacchino - USAG Vicenza

Category N: Contribution by Stringer (Photographer)
1st Place: Brad Polensky - USAG Vicenza

Category Q: Moss-Holland Civilian Journalist of the Year
1st Place: Jason Austin - USAG Baden-WAfA1/4rttemberg
2nd Place: Susan Huseman - USAG Stuttgart
3rd Place: Christie Vanover - USAG Benelux

Category S: Special Achievement in Print Media
1st Place: Bavarian News - USAG Grafenwoehr
2nd Place: The Outlook - USAG Vicenza
3rd Place: The Gazette - ChiAfA..vres Garrison

Category T: Web-based Publication
1st Place: Herald Post - USAG Baden-WAfA1/4rttemberg
2nd Place: Herald Union - USAG Wiesbaden
3rd Place: Schweinfurt Dispatch - USAG Schweinfurt

Category U: Outstanding Initiatives in New Media
1st Place: Herald Post - USAG Baden-WAfA1/4rttemberg

Broadcast Competition
Category A: Radio Entertainment Program
Staff Sgt. Christopher Meadows - USAG Benelux

Category B: Radio Spot Production
Staff Sgt. Christopher Meadows - USAG Benelux Sean Patrick - USAG Benelux

Category E: Radio Features Report Rolla Suttmiller - USAG Benelux

Category H: Radio Features Report
USAG Benelux

Category I: Television Information Program
USAG Benelux

Category J: Television Spot Production
Rolla Suttmiller - USAG Benelux

Category O: Local Television Newscast USAG Schinnen

Category R: Command Information Plan USAG Stuttgart

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