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Magazine wins 3 awards

Magazine wins three awards

Alabama Living magazine recently received three Awards of Merit in the 2017 National Electric Cooperative Statewide Editors Association Willies Awards.

The awards were given for:

Best Illustration for “Cotton Pickin’ Time” by Dennis Auth (October 2016)


Best Cover for “Raising the Steaks” by Michael Cornelison (August 2016)

This cover, featuring an Alabama Wagyu beef cow, had previously won an award in the Cooperative Communicators Association contest.


Best Entertaining Feature for “Alabama in the Movies” by Emmett Burnett (June 2016)


There were nearly 300 entries from 23 magazines in the contest, named for Willie Wiredhand, mascot of the rural electric cooperative program.