The Texas State Genealogical Society (TxSGS) is proud to host a robust awards program each year, with the winners announced at our annual banquet. This year’s awards banquet was held at our 2016 Family History Conference in Dallas on Saturday, October 29, 2016. Bill Buckner, our TxSGS Awards Chair, oversees the annual awards program and emceed the awards ceremony.
About the Award
Category VI of the Writing Awards, Official Periodicals of Partner Societies, in the sub-group of newsletters. These entries must have been published on a regular basis during 2015 or 2016.
Thank you to all who participated, and congratulations to the following winners!
First Place ($100)
South Plains Roots, by the South Plains Genealogical Society.
Second Place ($50)
The Austin Genealogical Society newsletter.
Third Place ($30)
The San Angelo Genealogical and Historical Society newsletter.
Thank you also to our volunteer judges!
Bill Buckner, TxSGS Awards Chair, contributed to this post.
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