- Latta Shall-Go, the Latta High School newspaper, won second place and honorable mention in two divisions of the Story-of-the-Month contest, sponsored by Winthrop College department of journalism.
- Lura Deane Manning wrote both winning stories.
Winthrop News Service, "Latta High School Newspaper Jan. 21, 1947" (1947). Winthrop News 1947. 59.