RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) - The South’s First Television Station, WTVR-TV, was honored with twelve awards Saturday.
In fact, CBS 6 received three Edward R. Murrow awards and nine Virginia Associated Press awards.
The station's six Associated Press awards were for best website, best in-depth documentary, best editorial series, best feature photography, best human interest story and best sports anchor.
WTVR is proud of these achievements as we believe it reflects the station’s dedication to our community.
Depend on CBS 6 News and WTVR.com for the most complete, in-depth coverage of local news in Central Virginia.
Here is a complete list of the awards:
Edward R. Murrow Awards:
Best 11 p.m. Newscast
- CBS 6 News at 11 -- Mike Bergazzi
- John Mitchell Jr.: "The Man Who Ruled The Planet" -- Greg McQuade
- Mr. Bojangles: A Generous Tapper -- Greg McQuade
Best Documentary or In-Depth Report
Best Feature Or Human Interest Story
- Superior: "And the Beat Goes On" -- Greg McQuade
- Meritorious: "Problems with Facebook" -- Tracy Sears
Best Editorial or Editorial Series
- Superior: "The Mayor & Hurricane Irene" -- Mark Holmberg
Best Feature Photography
- Meritorious, WTVR.com
Best Sports Anchor of The Year
- Meritorious: Lane Casadonte