Texas AP Broadcasters Issue 2015 Broadcast Awards
April 29, 2015 at 4:12 AM (PT)
The TEXAS ASSOCIATED PRESS BROADCASTERS have issued their 2015 TAPB Broadcast Awards.
The radio winners:
- Newscast: EMMIS News-Talk KLBJ-A-K259AJ/AUSTIN, DIANN HODGES
- Reporter: UNIV. OF TEXAS News-Talk KUT/AUSTIN, JOY DIAZ
- Investigative Report: CBS RADIO News KRLD-A/DALLAS
- Documentary: KUT, JOY DIAZ, MATT LARGEY and KATE MCGEE, "Turning the Corner: Life in AUSTIN’s DOVE SPRINGS"
- Special Series: HOUSTON PUBLIC MEDIA News-Talk KUHF, ANDREW SCHNEIDER, "Boom in Oil and Traffic Deaths"
- Specialty or Beat Reporting: KUHF, LAURA ISENSEE, Education
- Spot News by a Reporter: KRLD, EMILY TRUBE, "FORT HOOD Shooting"
- Spot News by a Station: KRLD, "Severe Weather in NORTH TEXAS"
- Use of Actuality-Production: KUHF, LAURA ISENSEE, "Crowdfunding Education"
- General Assignment: KUHF, FLORIAN MARTIN, "From Jail to a Job"
- Continuing Coverage: KRLD, "Ebola in NORTH TEXAS"
- Digital: KUT
- Feature (Serious): KUT, JOY DIAZ, "No One Dies Alone"
- Feature (Light): KUT, MOSE BUCHELE, "The History of Weighing Smoke"
- Online/Special Content: KRLD, EMILY TRUBE, "Members of Hitler’s Army on the Shores of WHITE ROCK LAKE"
- Newscast: BRYAN BROADCASTING News-Talk WTAW-A/COLLEGE STAION, PATRICK ZEINERT
- Sportscast: WTAW, KEVIN O'CONNOR
- Anchor or Anchor Team: MBM News-Talk KURV-A/EDINBURG-MCALLEN, SERGIO SANCHEZ and TIM SULLIVAN
- Reporter: WTAW, BILL OLIVER
- Special Series: TEXAS A&M-COMMERCE News-Talk KETR/COMMERCE, MARK HASLETT, "Improvements, Development to Interstate 30 Northeast of DALLAS"
- Specialty or Beat Reporting: WTAW, BILL OLIVER, "BRYAN City Council"
- Sports Play-by-Play: WTAW, MIKE WRIGHT & MARK GREEN. A&M CONSOLIDATED High School Football
- Spot News by A Reporter: WTAW, BILL OLIVER, "BRYAN Power Plant Fire"
- Use of Actuality-Production: WTAW, BILL OLIVER, "KYLE FIELD Implosion"
- General Assignment: KETR, MARK HASLETT, "Birthright Loses Homes, Others Damaged"
- Sports Story or Sports Series: WTAW, ZACH TAYLOR, TEXAS A&M Football at SEC Media Day
- Continuing Coverage: KURV, TIM SULLIVAN, SERGIO SANCHEZ & DAVIS RANKIN, "SPACE X Rocket Launch Site 2"
- Digital: KURV, TRAE VALDEZ, JOE SALINAS & JAVIER GARZA
- Feature (Serious): KETR, MARK HASLETT, "Opponents, Supporters: MARVIN NICHOLS Forum"
- Feature (Light): WTAW, KEVIN O’CONNOR. "KEVIN O’CONNOR Kommentary: Definition of a Kicker"
- Online/Special Content: WTAW, "BRYAN School Bond Online Information"