News Enterprise Editor Andy Flynn was among dozens of journalists throughout the state to earn an award in the New York Press Association 2012 Better Newspaper Contest, announced at the NYPA Spring Conference April 5-6 in Saratoga Springs.
Flynn garnered an Honorable Mention in the Feature Story category for his full-page article about Sarah Williams and her Oct. 25, 2012 appearance on the TV trivia show “Jeopardy.” Williams is the owner/operator of Cafe Sarah in North Creek.
The judges commented, “Well crafted story about a local woman on Jeopardy. Good use of questions and score changes to build suspense. Very readable, nicely done.”
The story can be read on the News Enterprise website. Search for the headline, “North Creek baker competes on Jeopardy.”
Flynn competed in Division 1 alongside winners from Long Island and Buffalo.