NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — For the third consecutive year, NewsChannel 5 took home the award for News Excellence at the Midsouth Regional Emmy Awards.
The 33rd annual awards ceremony was held Saturday night in downtown Nashville.
NewsChannel 5 won top honors in the following categories:
- Promo Spot/News Image: “On The Rise” – Jerry L. Walker, Richard Eller, Terrence Boyce
- Editor/News: “I Hope There’s Not a Flash Frame in Here” – Catherine Steward Editing Composite
- Director/News: “NewsChannel 5 This Morning Waffle House Shooting” – Andrew Diemer
- News Special: “Toxic School Water” – Phil Williams, Bryan Staples, Michelle Bonnett
- Public Affairs: “Investigating the Investigators” – Phil Williams, Bryan Staples
- Writer/Short Form: “What If We Said” – Richard Eller
- Newscast/Morning: “Waffle House Manhunt” – Kacee Farmer, Kevin Sherrill, Bethany Davison, Nick Beres, Adam Hammond, Amy Watson, Dan Kennedy, Dan Blommel, Blayke Roznowski, Vincent Bradford, Lelan A. Statom, Rebecca Schleicher
- News Excellence: The NewsChannel 5 Network – Sandy Boonstra, Michelle Bonnett