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Hebda wins writing awards

Published July 11, 2019

Freelance writer Dwain Hebda picked up two awards for stories that appeared in Arkansas Catholic during the Society of Professional Journalists’ Arkansas Pro Chapter’s Diamond Journalism Awards June 25 in Little Rock.

He earned first place for “Holy roller: Campus minister competes in roller derby” for the best sports story in a non-daily newspaper. In the category of non-daily newspaper health stories he earned a second place for “Glory road: Morrilton survivor hosts 5K for cancer research.”