Newfoundland journalist William R. Callahan is the winner of the 2014 Atlantic Journalism Awards Lifetime Achievement Award. The award is presented to an individual who has demonstrated a lifetime of dedication to journalism excellence in Atlantic Canada. Callahan has served as a newspaper reporter, photographer, radio and TV Sports writer and broadcaster. He has held positions as the senior executive of The Western Star; The Daily News and The (Evening) Telegram. Callahan will be honoured at the Atlantic Journalism Awards gala dinner and awards event on May 9 in Halifax.