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:


GPB won multiple awards during the ceremony, and the Georgia Association of Broadcasters reported a record 443 entries.

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)