WFPL Receives Eight Indiana AP Awards

WFPL has been honored with eight news coverage awards, including five first-place honors, from the Indiana Associated Press Broadcasters Association.

The awards recognize work produced in 2010:

Newscast, 1st Place
Website, 1st Place
Public Affairs Program, 1st Place, State of Affairs, “War Journalism
Use of Sound, 1st Place, Graham Shelby, “Actors Theatre Audio Description Program
Best Reporter, 1st Place, Gabe Bullard
Continuous Coverage, 2nd Place, Gabe Bullard, “Louisville Orchestra Bankruptcy
News Series, 2nd Place, WFPL Staff, “Next Louisville
General News Reporting, Honorable Mention, Rick Howlett, “JCPS Student Assignment Plan

The awards, recognizing AP member radio and TV stations across Indiana and surrounding states, were handed out Saturday night in Indianapolis.