- Category: Community News
- Published on 13 May 2013
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
Wendel Sloan, a 1969 graduate of Mount Vernon High School, won six awards in a statewide press competition sponsored by the New Mexico Press Women. The awards were presented at a banquet on Saturday, April 27, in Albuquerque, N.M. A columnist in the Sunday Clovis News-Journal and Portales News-Tribune in New Mexico, Mr. Sloan won awards for columns in three categories. For details about the awards, see the story in the May 3 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.