Local writers win awards

Local writers awarded

Eight members of Writers Ink in Jonesboro attended the 25th annual Writers Conference of White County Creative Writers recently at Harding University in Searcy. Fay Guinn (second from left) received first place in creative nonfiction and third in sci-fi / fantasy; Sam Sullivan was awarded second place in science-fiction / fantasy, psychological horror and children’s stories, and third in traditional horror; and Martha Rodriguez (right) received second place historical short story and third in historical romance. Guinn, Rodriguez and Tracy Adams (left) received honorable mentions in various categories.