Excellence In My Market – 2017 Awardees

2017 Awardees

 

Overall Excellence

Winner:

  • WCBD News 2

Honorees:

  • WTVM News Leader 9

General Assignment Report

Winner:

  • “The Blue Divide” by David Klugh WTOC-TV

Honorees:

  • “A Murder Remembered” by WTVM News Leader 9
  • “Hidden Dangers in the Home” by WRDW News 12 WAGT 26
  • “AME Survivors” by WCBD News 2.

Breaking News

Winner:

  • “Charlotte Riots” by Mary Sturgill- WLTX

Honorees:

  • “Hurricane Matthew” by WCBD News 2
  • “Upatoi Triple Murder Arrests” by WTVM News Leader 9

Investigative Report

Winner:

  • “Investigating Alderman Tony Thomas” by David Klugh WTOC-TV

Honorees:

  • “Dying for Answers” by WRDW News 12 WAGT 26
  • “Grave Robbery” by WRDW News 12 WAGT 26

Feature Report

Winner:

  • “Do Good, Be Good” by WCBD News 2

Honorees:

  • “Flood and Faith” by WIS TV
  • “Singer Comes Home” by WRDW News 12 WAGT 26
  • “A Big Surprise for Lifelong Friends” by WTVM News Leader 9
  • “Lifting the Glass Ceiling” by WTOC-TV

Weather

Winner:

  • “Hurricane Matthew” WCBD News 2

Honorees:

  • “Tornado Coverage” WTVA – The Weather Authority

Sports

Winner:

  • “Coaching with Cancer” by WCBD News 2

Promotion

Winner:

  • “Ending the Epidemic” by WTVM News Leader 9

Honorees:

  • “Ed Said” by Mississippi Public Broadcasting
  • “Innocent Until Accused” by WRDW News 12 WAGT 26
  • “Welcome Home” by WJCL News

Writer

Winner:

  • “Ed Said-Eggs” by Mississippi Public Broadcasting

Honorees:

  • “Locked & Looted” by WTOC-TV
  • “Free State of Jones” by Mississippi Public Broadcasting

Anchor-News

Winner:

  • Meredith Anderson – WRDW

Honorees:

  • Bill Sharpe – Live 5 News
  • Laura Warren

Anchor – Sports

Winner:

  • Evan West

Anchor – Weather

Winner:

  • Matt Laubhan WTVA

Reporter

Winner:

  • Laura Warren WRDW News 12

Honoree:

  • Arianna Poindexter WJCL

Photographer

Winner:

  • Robert O’Brian WCBD News 2

Producer

Winner:

  • “Free State of Jones” by Art McAlpin Mississippi Public Broadcasting

Honorees:

  • Kathryn Rodenmeyer-Mississippi Public Broadcasting
  • Liz Zamora- WALB News 10

Congratulations!

All winners receive a free entry in the upcoming Emmy Awards.  Nominees and other entrants are welcome to re-submit their work at www.SoutheastEmmy.com