APME board member Carole Tarrant, editor of the Roanoke Times, has been named winner of the 5th annual Mimi Award.
The honor, presented by the Dart Society, recognizes editors who support and encourage excellence in the coverage of tragedy and trauma.
Tarrant led the Roanoke Times in its coverage of the 2007 Virginia Tech shootings.
Here are the details of the award. Congratulations to Tarrant.