GPB Honored at Annual Georgia Association of Broadcasters Awards
GPB took home multiple honors during The Georgia Association of Broadcasters’ annual awards ceremony on Saturday, September 28 at the Grand Hyatt in Buckhead. The ceremony recognized stations and networks across Georgia and was part of the organization’s annual GABCON conference held over the weekend.
GPB was honored for TV, Radio and Digital coverage. Check out the list of winners and the links to stories and projects:
Digital - Best Mobile App
GPB Sports: Football - Carl Zornes, Andrew MacCartney and Bill Overall
GPB Sports: Football is your home for Georgia High School Sports! Enjoy live football action, up to date scores, team rankings, sports news and much more. Find out how to download the app here.
Digital - Best Online Breaking News Coverage
GPB News coverage of Hurricane Michael
Check out GPB’s Hurricane Michael coverage here.
Radio - Best Feature Story - Music As Medicine in the ICU -
Grant Blankenship - Listen to the story here.
Radio - Best News Story -Another Storm Victim — Pecan Groves In Southwest Georgia - Grant Blankenship - Listen to the story here.
Radio - Best On-Air Personality
Rickey Bevington - Read more about Rickey and her latest reports here.
TV - Best Sports Program
GPB Sports: All Access Pass
Keocia Howard, Danielle Peterson, Eric Burns
Broadcaster of the Year
(part of a group of stations honored for their involvement in coverage of Hurricane Michael)