Photos of the Year: 2016 Winners: POY: Runner Up: 2017_poy_12_02_38

POY: Runner UpMadeline Gray, North State Journal (L to R) Members of the Coleman family Carina, Colin, Chad, Katie, and Gabriel wait at the Charlotte airport for Safi and Sifa, who have been legally adopted by the family for over three years, to arrive from the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

POY: Runner Up

Madeline Gray, North State Journal

(L to R) Members of the Coleman family Carina, Colin, Chad, Katie, and Gabriel wait at the Charlotte airport for Safi and Sifa, who have been legally adopted by the family for over three years, to arrive from the Democratic Republic of the Congo.