Newsmaker of the Year: Shane Short
News Story of the Year: Failure of Community Bank & Trust
Economic Story of the Year: Systemax brings jobs to county
Crime Story of the Year: Two children killed in murder-suicide
Education Story of the Year: Schools cut staff, programs in budget crisis
Top Sports Stories of the Year
For these stories and a rundown of the top stories of 2010, see the Dec. 29 edition of The Jackson Herald.