WAKA Honored at Alabama Associated Press Awards


By Alabama News Network

The AP Awards Luncheon took place in Birmingham this year, and several members from our station were honored.

WAKA won the following awards:

  • Best Weather Anchor: Marcy Novak
  • Best Videographer: Jame Johnston
  • Broadcast Cooperation Award: WAKA-TV

WAKA also recieved honorable mentions in these categories:

  • Best Investigation: Tim Lennox "Where Is the Secretary of State"
  • Best Series: Catalina Trivino, Kenyon Corbitt: "Sex Abuse Arrests"
  • Best Reporter: Catalina Trivino
  • Best Sports Anchor: Kirk Nawrotzky
  • Best Specialized Reporter: Jeff Sanders "Taste of the South"
  • Best Sports Feature: Brian Penter "Dual Threat"