Winners have been announced for the 21st annual Southern Media Showcase, held Thursday, Dec. 7, at Missouri Southern State University.

The awards recognize outstanding work in print and video projects by area high-school students. More than 450 print and video entries were received this year from students in Southwest Missouri and Southeast Kansas. The event included a guest presentation by Missouri Southern alum Phil Cross, an Emmy-winning investigative television reporter from Oklahoma City.

Southern Media Showcase is sponsored by the Missouri Southern Department of Communication, with faculty, staff and students working together to stage the event.

See a full list of winners here.