The Catholic Press Association awards the East Texas Catholic second place for the 2013-2014 annual report by Juan Ceja, Kim Adams, Morline Guillory, Karen Gilman and Letty Lanza.

The annual report is a comprehensive report on expenses and activities throughout the preceding fiscal year in the Diocese of Beaumont. The East Texas Catholic publishes this report at the beginning of each calendar year. In this case, the 2013-2014 annual report covered June 30, 2013 to June 30, 2014 and was published Jan. 19, 2015.