ST. LOUIS, MO. – The Catholic Press Association honored SALUTEMagazine with two awards Friday night, June 3, 2016, at the organization’s annual awards banquet in St. Louis, Mo. SALUTE is the quarterly news magazine of the Archdiocese for the Military Services, USA (AMS). Edited by Ms. Jo Ann Redmond, SALUTEhas a circulation of approximately 50,000 worldwide.
The Christmas 2015 edition received a Second Place award for Best Seasonal Issue. The Summer 2015 edition, featuring a cover photograph of a United States flag draped over the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception for the 21st Annual Memorial Mass, received an Honorable Mention for Best Cover.
The Catholic Press Association represents 319 newspapers, magazines, newsletters, freelance journalists and other member publishers throughout the United States and Canada. This year’s contest winners were chosen among 2,451 press submissions in 255 categories.