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MISSISSIPPI
Photo of the Year Awards

 

For information about contributing photos to the AP, contact photographer Rogelio Solis at 601-948-5897 or rsolis@ap.org.

2012

POY2012


Ryan Moore of the Hattiesburg American is the winner of 2012 Photo of the Year. His image showed Hattiesburg Police Department's Stephon Harris closing in to apprehend escaped Forrest County jail inmate Thomas Julian Lopez on Thursday, June 7, 2012 in downtown Hattiesburg, Miss. Lopez was jailed for grand larceny. The winning image will appear on Photostream and Moore will receive $300.


2011

2011


C. Todd Sherman of The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal is the winner of the AP Photo of the Year for his picture showing an unidentified emergency responder combing through the wreckage of a destroyed home after a tornado touched down in Smithville, Miss.


2010

2010


Matt Bush of The Hattiesburg American is the winner of the AP Mississippi 2010 Photo of the Year for his April 9, 2010 picture of Alicia DeLaughter as she competes in the 50-meter dash during the Area 17 Special Olympics at Jones County Junior College in Ellisville, Miss. Over 400 athletes with disabilities from Jones, Jasper, Covington, Smith and Wayne counties competed in the games.


2009
2009

Matt Bush of the Hattiesburg American is the winner of the AP Mississippi 2009 Photo of the Year for his October, 2009, picture of a city firefighter comforting two children following an accident involving a sedan and the westbound Amtrak in Hattiesburg.


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