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What’s Up Prince William earns Virginia Press Association awards

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What’s Up Prince William earns Virginia Press Association awards

Woodbridge, VA — April 12, 2018 — What’s Up Prince William has received 15 awards from the Virginia Press Association (VPA).

The news site was recognized at the VPA’s annual conference in April.

Entries for the annual conference are submitted and judged under various categories, including multimedia features and online videos.

“We are honored to be recognized by the Virginia Press Association this year,” What’s Up Prince William Publisher ST Billingsley said. “We look forward to continue providing good news to neighbors.”

Here is more information about which stories placed:

Feature Series 2 (1st Place)

Investigative Reporting Submission 1 (1st Place)

Public Safety Body of Work (1st Place)

Largest Indoor Art Installation in Virginia Opens in Lake Ridge (1st Place)

Dale City Volunteer Fire Department 50th Anniversary (1st Place)

Boy Scouts will now allow in girls — what does that mean for Prince William? (2nd Place)

Feature Series 1 (2nd Place)

Padrino’s Pizza on Smoketown Road closing, following 31-years in business (2nd Place)

Spinaweb shop in Occoquan provides opportunities for disabled individuals (2nd Place)

Stonebridge Wall Takes a Tumble (2nd Place)

Stonebridge Wall Photo (2nd Place)

Prince William residents gather at libraries to take in solar eclipse (3rd Place)

“Little city” provides home away from home for workers in Manassas (3rd Place)

Hurricane Animal Rescue (3rd Place)

Chief Barry Barnard Photo (3rd Place)


What’s Up Prince William is a media outlet funded by B&W Associates, which owns automotive repair shops in Prince William County. The automotive division established What’s Up Prince William as a way to give back to the community.

What’s Up Prince William seeks to inform readers about community news as well as focus on non-profits at no charge to them.

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