Columbus Parent was honored as part of the 2017 All Ohio Excellence in Journalism Awards.

Joel Oliphint won third place in the Best Departments or Columns Category for his bimonthly “Good News, Dad News” column. Parent competed in the General Circulation Magazines division of the statewide contest, which is presented by the Press Club of Cleveland. 

Joel is assistant editor of one of our sister publications, Columbus Alive.

The awards were presented June 2 at the House of Blues in Cleveland.