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Photos from the TAPB 2013 Awards

Revisit the 2013 TAPB awards ceremony. Visit the slide show.

2012-2013 Other Award Winners

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Headliners Foundation of Texas/Charles E. Green Awards for Excellence in Journalism
TV Spot Coverage-Station: KXAS, Dallas-Fort Worth. Tornado Tuesday
TV Investigative Report: WFAA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Byron Harris, Billy Bryant & Jason Trahan. Denticaid: Medicaid Dental Abuse in Texas
TV Reporter: KHOU, Houston. Kevin Reece
Radio Reporter: Mose Buchele, KUT, Austin
Radio Spot Coverage-Station: KRLD, Dallas-Fort Worth. April 2012 North Texas Tornado Outbreak

April 13, 2013 Board Actions

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Here is a review of the Texas Associated Press Broadcasters annual business session, held Saturday, April 13, 2013, at the Headliners Club in Austin, with:

-- CHAIRMAN: Joe Terrell, KLTV-TV, Tyler
-- VICE CHAIRMAN: Benji Snead, KCBD-TV, Lubbock
-- TV PRESIDENT: Jenny Martinez, KRGV, Weslaco
-- TV VICE PRESIDENT: Mike George, KBTX, Bryan-College Station
-- RADIO PRESIDENT: Matt Thomas, KRLD, Dallas
-- RADIO VICE PRESIDENT: Jack Williams, KUHF, Houston
-- and Dallas AP's Diana Heidgerd
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1. TAPB Balance: $31,764.02.

March 28, 2013 Board Actions

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Here is a review of the March 28, 2013, Texas Associated Press Broadcasters board of directors conference call with:
-- CHAIRMAN: Joe Terrell, KLTV-TV, Tyler
-- VICE CHAIRMAN: Benji Snead, KCBD-TV, Lubbock
-- TV PRESIDENT: Jenny Martinez, KRGV, Weslaco
-- TV VICE PRESIDENT: Mike George, KBTX, Bryan-College Station
-- RADIO PRESIDENT: Matt Thomas, KRLD, Dallas
-- and Dallas AP's Barry Bedlan & Diana Heidgerd

1. TAPB Balance: $56,406.54

2. BILLS to be paid: Board approved payment of the following bills:

2013 TAPB Scholarship Winners

Three students will share $17,000 in scholarships provided by the Texas Associated Press Broadcasters.

The TAPB board on March 7 announced the scholarships for Belen Casillas of Tyler, Dacota Taylor of Emory and MyLeera Lewis of Beaumont.

Casillas and Taylor will each receive $7,000 scholarships. Casillas attends Tyler Junior College and plans to enroll in the fall at Stephen F. Austin State University. Taylor is enrolled at Southern Methodist University.

Saturday, March 2, 2013 Board Actions

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Here is a review of the Texas Associated Press Broadcasters board of directors meeting on Saturday, March 2, 2013, at the Dallas AP office, with:

-- CHAIRMAN: Joe Terrell, KLTV-TV, Tyler
-- VICE CHAIRMAN: Benji Snead, KCBD-TV, Lubbock
-- TV VICE PRESIDENT: Mike George, KBTX, Bryan-College Station
-- RADIO PRESIDENT: Matt Thomas, KRLD, Dallas
-- RADIO VICE PRESIDENT: Jack Williams, KUHF, Houston
-- and Dallas AP's Diana Heidgerd

1. TAPB balance: $56,401.63. (includes approximate $34,000 in TAPB contest entry fees).

2. BILLS: Board approved payment of following bills:

Texas Associated Press Broadcasters 2012-2013 Radio Contest Winners

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RADIO WINNERS

Commentary/Editorial (One winner, combined judging of Divisions A & B)
KTBB, Tyler. Paul Gleiser. In Defense of Marriage

DIVISION A

Newscast
1. KRLD, Dallas-Fort Worth. Staff. Aired 8 a.m., June 26, 2012
No 2nd or HM.

Sportscast
No Entries

News Anchor or Anchor Team
1. KROI, Houston. Mike Barajas & Bonnie Petrie
2. KLIF, Dallas-Fort Worth. Dave Williams & Amy Chodroff. KLIF News & Information 570, In The Morning with Dave Williams & Amy Chodroff
No HM.

Reporter
1. KUT, Austin. Mose Buchele

Texas Associated Press Broadcasters 2012-2013 Television Contest Winners

TELEVISION WINNERS

DIVISION 1

Newscast
1. KTRK, Houston. Waliya Lari, Glenn Jones & John Carreon. Eyewitness News Tonight at 10 p.m.
2. KHOU, Houston. Kelsy Mittauer, Philip Bruce & Staff. KHOU 11 News at 10. Aired Sept. 19, 2012
HM: KPRC, Houston. Howie Deeter, Deborah Collura & Staff. KPRC Local 2 News at 5 p.m. Aired Dec. 14, 2012

Sportscast
1. WFAA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Dale Hansen, Sean Hamilton & George Riba. News 8 Sports. Aired Sept. 19, 2012
2. KXAS, Dallas-Fort Worth. Newy Scruggs. NBC 5 Sports. Aired June 26, 2012
No HM.

February 14, 2013 Board Actions

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Here is a review of the Feb. 14, 2013, Texas Associated Press Broadcasters board of directors conference call, with:
-- CHAIRMAN: Joe Terrell, KLTV-TV, Tyler
-- VICE CHAIRMAN: Benji Snead, KCBD-TV, Lubbock
-- TV PRESIDENT: Jenny Martinez, KRGV, Weslaco
-- TV VICE PRESIDENT: Mike George, KBTX, Bryan-College Station
-- RADIO PRESIDENT: Matt Thomas, KRLD, Dallas
-- RADIO VICE PRESIDENT: Jack Williams, KUHF, Houston.
-- and Dallas AP's Barry Bedlan & Diana Heidgerd

1. TAPB Balance: $24,186.19.

2. Bills to be paid:

Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013 Board Actions

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Here is a review of the Texas Associated Press Broadcasters conference call on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, with:

-- CHAIRMAN: Joe Terrell, KLTV-TV, Tyler
-- VICE CHAIRMAN: Benji Snead, KCBD-TV, Lubbock
-- TV PRESIDENT: Jenny Martinez, KRGV, Weslaco
-- TV VICE PRESIDENT: Mike George, KBTX, Bryan-College Station
-- RADIO PRESIDENT: Matt Thomas, KRLD, Dallas
-- RADIO VICE PRESIDENT: Jack Williams, KUHF, Houston.
-- and Dallas AP's Barry Bedlan & Diana Heidgerd
..............

1. TAPB Balance: $24,349.22

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