The branch of the Union of Journalists of Cuba conferred in the city of Holguín the "Estrella de Cuba" award, which recognizes the work of professional guild members throughout a year of work in this northeastern province
The jury, made up of prestigious professionals, evaluated the work of the candidates proposed by the base delegation, 16 in total in the province, with relevant proposals from each of them.
On this occasion, and for the worth of his performance during 2017, he was awarded the prize in the section dedicated to the written press, to the one devoted to sports, but talented in any field, as the jury president, Germán Veloz Placencia, recognized. to Calixto González Betancourt, journalist of the weekly ¡ahora!
For its part, the jury of television agreed to reward the performance of Ricardo Gual Hernández, from the Telecristal telecentre and in the radio, where five Upec base delegations participated, Aroldo García Fombellida, Radio Rebelde correspondent in the province, was honored, with ample trajectory both.
The new generation also had space, with talent that is imposed, as in the case of Heidi Calderón, Radio Holguin La Nueva, which obtained the laurel in photography and in the case of Hypermedia Journalism, the Cmko Radio Angulo is prestigious with the recognition of the work of Maylín Betancourt Verdecia, who not only takes over microphones in health matters, but also keeps the site www.radioangulo.cu updated on that topic and others, with the use of the tools of cyberspace.