WVUA-TV Awards and Recognition

2011 Alabama Associated Press Broadcasters Association Awards


Best Reporter: WVUA-TV, Lynn Brooks
Best Documentary: WVUA-TV, "Faces of the Storm"
Best Spot News Story: WVUA-TV, Lynn Brooks, John Huddleston, "Tornado Aftermath"
Best Sports Story: WVUA-TV, Gary Harris, John Huddleston, Todd Hoyer, Rodney Orr, Jonathon Newman, "The Sports World Takes A Back Seat"
Best Sports Feature: WVUA-TV, John Huddleston, Todd Hoyer, Victoria Sheehan, "Coach Huddleston"
Best Sports Program: WVUA-TV, John Huddleston, Gary Harris, Jennifer Hamner, Ron Hamner, Steve Sikes, Todd Hoyer, Scott Spence, Jonathon Newman, Tawauna Cole, Bradley Whittington, Lynn Brooks, Daniel Sparkman, Candace Inghram, "Crimson Tide Kickoff"
Best Extraordinary Coverage of a Planned Event: WVUA-TV, WVUA-TV Staff, "UA Homecoming Parade"
Victor Irving Best Staff Photography: WVUA-TV, Jerome Davis, Lynn Brooks, John Huddleston, Todd Hoyer
Stan Tarilton Best Photographer: WVUA-TV, Jerome Davis
Best News Anchor: WVUA-TV, Terri Brewer
Best Weather Anchor: WVUA-TV, Richard Scott
Best Sports Anchor: WVUA-TV, John Huddleston
Best Web Journalism: WVUA-TV, WVUA-TV Staff, WVUA-TV News - wvuatv.com


2011 Southeast Regional Emmy Nomination


News Editing Category, "Stories from Honor Flight," Ben Henson, Terri Brewer, Jerome Davis 


2011 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards (covers Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas and Louisiana)


Video News Series, Large Market Television, "Stories from Honor Flight," Jerome Davis, Terri Brewer, Ben Henson


Video Feature Reporting, Large Market Television, "Stories from Honor Flight: A Brother's Tribute," Jerome Davis, Terri Brewer, Ben Henson


2010 ABBY Awards (Alabama Broadcasters Association Awards)


Best News Series, "Justice for Bridget," Terri Brewer and Jerome Davis


Best Public Service Announcement, "T-Town PAWS"


2010 Regional Edward R. Murrow Award (covers Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas and Louisiana)


Video News Series, Large Market Television, "Justice for Bridget," Jerome Davis and Terri Brewer


2009 AP Awards


Best Regularly Scheduled Newscast
TV AAA: WVUA-TV , Lynn Brooks, Terri Brewer, Wes Wyatt, Gary Harris,
Jerome Davis, Jennifer Hamner, Jonathan Newman


Best Series
TV AAA: WVUA-TV, Terri Brewer and Jerome Davis, "Justice for Bridget"


Best Spot News Story
TV AAA: WVUA-TV, Alex Joseph, "Cows on Interstate"


Best Feature Story
TV AAA: WVUA-TV, Terri Brewer and Jerome Davis, "Behind the Badge: Self Defense"


Best Sports Program
TV AAA: WVUA TV , Gary Harris, Rodney Orr, John Huddleston, Todd Hoyer,
Jonathan Newman, Jennifer Hamner, Scott Spence,Ron Hamner,
Keith Dobbins, Lynn Brooks, "Tider Insider TV Recruiting Special"


Extraordinary Coverage of a Planned Event
TV AAA: WVUA-TV, Lynn Brooks, Terry Saban, Keith Dobbins, Amy Eifler,
Jennifer Hamner, Jonathan Newman, Scott Spence, Roy Clem, 
Terri Brewer, John Huddleston, "UA Homecoming Parade"


Victor Irving Best Staff Photography
TV AAA: WVUA-TV, Jerome Davis, Parrish Alleman, Todd Hoyer,
John Huddleston, Alex Joseph 


Best Reporter
TV AAA: WVUA-TV , Tyler Morton


Best Weather Anchor
TV AAA: WVUA-TV, Wes Wyatt


Best Sports Anchor
TV AAA: WVUA-TV, Gary Harris


Best Specialized Reporter
TV AAA: WVUA-TV, Terri Brewer 


2009 ABBY Judges Award of Merit (Alabama Broadcasters Association Awards)


Best Spot News Story, "Bus Crash," Jerome Davis and Mary Scott Speigner


Best News Series, "West Alabama's Unsolved," Terri Brewer and Jerome Davis


 


WVUA-TV Awards and Recognition Continued