Lifetime Achievement

Award Winners

The Valley Press Club awards a Lifetime Achievement Award to retired journalist or communication professional in recognition of their outstanding contribution to the whole media industry and to the residents of western Massachusetts. Their dedication and commitment to their profession is an inspiration to many. 

The following video tributes speak for themselves!


2005  Durham Caldwell

2006  Robert McClellan

2007  Jack O'Neil

2008  Keith Silver

2009  Barbara Bernard

2010 Vinny D'Addario
2017 Ray Hershel