McKnight’s Senior Living Senior Editor Lois A. Bowers has earned second place in the Best Headline Writing category of the Society of Professional Journalists’ Ohio’s Best Journalism Contest.

The award recognized a collection of six headlines from

The contest is coordinated by the SPJ chapters in Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati and is open to journalists in the trade press, newspapers, TV, radio and digital media.

Journalists from The Top of the Rockies awards contest (Colorado, Utah, New Mexico and Wyoming) served as judges.

Awards were presented Saturday in Cincinnati.