By Faith Houston & Avery Michowski
The Hornet
Saline MS
1st Place Division MS, Yearbook Verbal
Sidebar Coverage


  • Coverage adds to spread contents
  • Sidebar should have its own mini-headline
  • Content is in a form that makes it appealing as well as easily accessible to the reader
  • Evidence of adequate research
  • Contents enhance spread coverage by adding meaningful information and/or insights
  • Adheres to rules of good journalism including: short paragraphs, effective transitions and use of active voice, freedom from editorial comment, careful editing and proofreading to eliminate mechanical errors, correct use of grammar