ThisWeek Community Newspapers collected 21 awards in the annual Osman C. Hooper newspaper contest held in conjunction with the Ohio Newspaper Association convention Feb. 13 at the Easton Hilton.

ThisWeek Community Newspapers collected 21 awards in the annual Osman C. Hooper newspaper contest held in conjunction with the Ohio Newspaper Association convention Feb. 13 at the Easton Hilton.

ThisWeek Hilliard won five awards, including first-place honors for feature stories, sports coverage and advertising, and third-place awards for best special section and in photojournalism.

ThisWeek Dublin Villager and ThisWeek New Albany captured four awards each.

The Villager won second-place awards for sports coverage and best special section, and third-place awards for feature stories and in-depth reporting. ThisWeek New Albany's awards were for sports coverage (first place), advertising (third place), in-depth reporting (third place) and photojournalism (third place).

Other ThisWeek award-winners included:

ThisWeek Delaware, first place, in-depth reporting

ThisWeek Westerville, first place, design; second place, feature stories; second place, photojournalism

ThisWeek Grove City Record, third place, sports coverage

ThisWeek Grandview, third place, design

ThisWeek Pickerington, first place, photojournalism

ThisWeek Canal Winchester, second place, photojournalism

In Division A, the largest circulation category, ThisWeek Community Newspapers swept the top three awards in the photojournalism, sports coverage and feature stories categories.