Andrew J. WhitakerThe Post and Courier
Melissa Sue GerritsThe Fayetteville Observer
Allison Lee IsleyWinston-Salem Journal
We love the sweet, intimate moment in first place and wanted to know more about the story. Second made us laugh with the different expressions of the parents surrounding the teacher. Third was a nice, unscripted moment for a political campaign which is always nice to see.
Judges: Lisa Krantz/San Antonio Express-News, Billy Calzada/San Antonio Express-News, Mark Greenburg/Independent