The River 95.3 wins 6 Associated Press awards
The 2019 Virginias AP Broadcasters Awards Show was held virtually over the weekend and The River 95.3/WZRV was honored with six awards spanning several categories.
Thirty-five stations in Virginia and West Virginia submitted 535 entries in the contest, which featured news and sports stories from 2019.
The River 95.3/WZRV was recognized for the following awards:
- Best Documentary or In-Depth: First Place, Janet Michael, “Nine Ways Hackers Will Use Your Personal Information”
- Best Serious Feature: First Place, Janel Michael, “BE AWARE of the Spotted Lanternfly”
- Best Sports Feature: First Place, Randy Woodward, “Sports Dogs 2.0”
- Best Sports Feature: Second Place, Janet Michael, “eSports at Shenandoah University”
- Best Sports Play-By-Play: Second Place, Mike O’Dell and Dick Helm “Shenandoah University Basketball”
- Best Website: First Place, Janet Michael
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