Columnist Joel Oliphint was honored for his writing.

Columbus Parent was honored as a winner at the 2019 All Ohio Excellence in Journalism Awards.

Joel Oliphint won second place in the Best Departments or Columns Category for his “Good News, Dad News” column. The awards recognize work published in 2018; Joel’s last column appeared in the November 2018 issue. Parent competed in the General Circulation Magazines division of the statewide contest, which is presented annually by the Press Club of Cleveland.

Joel is associate editor of one of our sister publications, Columbus Alive, and also received five awards for his work with that publication. The awards were presented June 7 at the House of Blues in Cleveland.

Click here to read a selection of Joel’s Parent columns.