- The Sentinel, Clinton High School's newspaper, won fourth place and honorable mention in two divisions of the Story-of-the-Month contest, which is sponsored by the Winthrop College department of journalism.
- Donny Wilder won fourth place for the editorial submission, and Carolyn Young received honorable mention in the news story divistion.
Winthrop News Service, "The Sentinel Clinton High School Jan. 21, 1947" (1947). Winthrop News 1947. 54.