Local Blogger Honored with VA Media Award

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Date: September 11, 2015 — FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Dr. Peter Gretz, Assistant Superintendent of Business Operations pgretz@glnd.k12.va.us  |  (804) 314-1017  |  @glndschools www.glnd.k12.va.us

Headline:       GOOCHLAND BLOGGER RECEIVES MEDIA AWARD

Goochland, VA

The GCPS school community was honored to join the school board in highlighting the fair and balanced communication of matters related to the schools and education in the commonwealth that are so characteristic of Sandie Warwick’s work as a local blogger. Board chairman, John Lumpkins, presented Mrs. Warwick with the VA School Board Association’s annual Media Honor Roll Award during its regularly scheduled September 8 business meeting.

“We are thrilled to present this award on behalf of the entire school community,” remarked chairman John Lumpkins. “Sandie is a tremendous asset to our community. Her fair and accurate approach to keeping this great community informed is exemplary.”

GCPS school board chair, John Lumpkins, honors Goochland blogger, Sandie Warwick, with the 2015 VSBA Media Honor Roll recognition.

 

Goochland superintendent, James Lane, further commented, “I appreciate so much the courageous and respectful manner with which Mrs. Warwick shares information. I hope everyone will join us in thanking her for faithfully reporting both the triumphs and the challenges of the local schools and government.”

Mrs. Warwick has maintained her blog, Goochland On My Mind, since 2008.

 

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