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Texas Associated Press Broadcasters 2011-2012 Radio Contest Winners

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RADIO WINNERS

Online-Special Content

Division A
1. KUT, Austin. Bastrop Fire Reflections. Lizzie Chen
2. KUT, Austin. Where We Go. Staff
HM. KERA, Dallas-Fort Worth. KERA Holiday Traditions, Shelley Kofler, Courtney Collins & Justin Martin

Division B
1. WTAW, Bryan-College Station. Townhomes Destroyed in Bryan Fire, Chace Murphy & Patrick Zeinert.
No 2nd or HM.

Feature-Light

Division A
1. KUHF, Houston. Young Pianist. Laurie Johnson & Ashley DeJean
2. KERA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Rangers, World Series & Baseball Physics. B.J. Austin
HM: KSTX , San Antonio. Famous Texans from Head to Foot. Eileen Pace

Division B
1. KETR, Commerce. National Group Leaves Positive Impact on Region. Scott Harvey
2. KETR, Commerce. Kids Camp in Commerce in Full swing. Scott Harvey
HM: KETR , Commerce. Episcopal Church Gets New Home Following Closure. Scott Harvey

Feature-Serious

Division A
1. KUHF, Houston. Houston Drinking Dallas Wastewater. Dave Fehling
2. KUHF, Houston. Space Flight Must Continue. Bill Stamps
HM: KERA, Dallas-Fort Worth. LIFT: 50 Years Teaching Adults to Read. B.J. Austin

Division B
1. WTAW, Bryan-College Station. Bravo Brazos Valley-Art Hickle Salute. Tom Turbiville.
No 2nd or HM.

Website

Division A
1. KLBJ, Austin. Two Dead in Bastrop Wildfire. Jarrod Allen.
2. KUHF, Houston. KUHF Website. Valerie Lawhorn, Octavio Resendez & Jared Counts
HM: KTSA, San Antonio. 550 KTSA News Website. Delton Childs & Max Castillo

Division B
1. WTAW, Bryan-College Station. WTAW.com. Staff
2. KETR, Commerce. KETR.org. Jerrod Knight & KETR Staff
HM: KURV, McAllen. NewsTalk 710 KURV website. Logan Hawkes, Ric Miller & Javier Garza.

Continuing Coverage

Division A
1. KRLD, Dallas-Fort Worth. Drought and Heatwave of 2011. KRLD News Staff
No 2nd or HM.

Division B
1. KETR, Commerce. Severe Weather: May 24, 2011. Matt Meinke, Kevin Jefferies & Jerrod Knight
2. WTAW, Bryan-College Station. City Council Recall. Staff
No HM.

Sports Story or Sports Series

Division A
1. KRLD, Dallas-Fort Worth. Dallas Mavericks Parade and Championship Celebration. Emily Trube
2. KUHF, Houston. Texans Practice at Rice. Bill Stamps
HM: KCBI, Dallas-Fort Worth. About Daniel Sepulveda. Nikela Pradier

Division B
1. WTAW, Bryan-College Station. Texas A&M to SEC. Bill Oliver
No 2nd or HM.

Commentary-Editorial (One overall winner)
KURV, McAllen. THE BOTTOM LINE: Give Me Liberty Or Give Me Green. Sergio Sanchez

General Assignment

Division A
1. KUHF, Houston. Dead Trees In Houston. Dave Fehling
2. KERA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Dallas Red Cross Worker Remembers 9/11. B.J. Austin
HM: KUHF, Houston. Shuttle Delay in Florida. Carrie Feibel

Division B
1. WTAW, Bryan-College Station. Herman Cain Book Signing. Bill Oliver
2. KETR, Commerce. On the Front Lines: Northeast Texas Storm Spotters. Scott Harvey
HM: KETR , Commerce. Protecting the Community, One Anonymous Call at a Time. Scott Harvey

Use of Actuality-Production

Division A
1. KRLD, Dallas-Fort Worth. The Other Side of the News: Obsolete Sounds. Mike Rogers
2. KERA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Dallas Symphony Prepares Percussion Premiere. Bill Zeeble
HM: KUHF, Houston. Houston Road Debris. Edel Howlin

Division B
1. KETR, Commerce. Commerce vs. Anna Football Highlights: Oct. 28, 2011. Matt Meinke
2. WTAW, Bryan-College Station. Herman Cain Book Signing. Bill Oliver
HM: KETR, Commerce. Commerce vs. Kaufman Football Highlights: Sept. 23, 2011. Matt Meinke

Spot News By A Station

Division A
1. KRLD, Dallas-Fort Worth. Waxahachie Chemical Plant Fire. KRLD News Staff
No 2nd or HM.

Division B
No entries

Spot News By A Reporter

Division A
1. KTSA, San Antonio. Camp Bullis Fire. Christian Bove
2. KRLD, Dallas-Fort Worth. Waxahachie Chemical Plant Fire. L.P. Phillips
HM: KUHF, Houston. Montgomery County Wildfires. Pat Hernandez

Division B
No entries

Sports Play-By-Play

Division A
1. WBAP, Dallas-Fort Worth. TCU vs. Boise State: Nov. 12, 2011. Brian Estridge, John Denton & Jeff Williams
No 2nd or HM.

Division B
1. WTAW, Bryan-College Station. Texas A&M vs. USC. Mike Wright & Tap Bentz
2. KETR, Commerce. Commerce vs. Celina: Nov. 4, 2011. Kevin Jefferies, Cooper Welch & Scott Harvey
HM: KETR , Commerce. A&M-Commerce vs. ENMU: Nov. 5, 2011. J.P. Heath, Brock Callaway & Adam Troxtell

Specialty or Beat Reporting

Division A
1. KERA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Living in the Arts District, Making Art, Ordering Room Service; Singing Handel's High Notes; A Look Into the Dallas Historical Society's Archives. Jerome Weeks
2. KSTX, San Antonio. City Beat Reporting/SAPD Training/Serve SA/Vouchers for Homeless/Eastside Business. Ryan Loyd
HM: KERA, Dallas-Fort Worth. DISD's Patton Academy Graduates First Class; DISD Readies First All-Boys School; DISD Board Approves Teacher Buyouts . Bill Zeeble-Education

Division B
1. WTAW, Bryan-College Station. College Station City Beat. Bill Oliver
No 2nd or HM.

Special Series

1. KERA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Letters from Sendai. Shelley Kofler & Tami Ishii
2. KUHF, Houston. Enron Anniversary. Andrew Schneider
HM: KUT, Austin. Whooping Cough. Crystal Chavez

Division B
No entries

Documentary

Division A
1. KSTX, San Antonio. Texas Matters: We Were Not Orphans - Stories from the Waco State Home. David Martin Davies & Yvette Benavides
2. KUT, Austin. West Texas 1941: Story of Guy Clark. David Brown & Haley Howle
HM: KERA, Dallas-Fort Worth. The State Of Texas In 2011: What's At Stake With The Budget. Shelley Kofler, B.J. Austin & Bill Zeeble

Division B
No entries

Investigative Report

Division A
1. KUT, Austin. Jailbroken. Mose Buchele
No 2nd or HM.

Division B
No entries

Reporter

Division A
1. KUT, Austin. Matt Largey
2. KUHF, Houston. Carrie Feibel
HM: KRLD, Emily Trube

Division B
1. WTAW, Bryan-College Station. Bill Oliver
No 2nd or HM.

News Anchor or Anchor Team

Division A
No entries

Division B
1. WTAW, Bryan-College Station. Chace Murphy
2. KURV, McAllen. News Anchor Team 3. Sergio Sanchez & Tim Sullivan
HM: KURV, McAllen. News Anchor Team 2. Sergio Sanchez & Tim Sullivan

Sportscast

Division A
No entries

Division B
1. WTAW, Bryan-College Station. Sportscast, June 15. Tom Turbiville
No 2nd or HM.

Newscast

Radio Division A
1. KRLD, Dallas-Fort Worth. KRLD Morning News, aired 6 a.m. Nov. 17, 2011. Scott Sams , Mike Rogers & Alice Rios
2. KTSA, San Antonio. Aired 5:30 p.m. June 15, 2011. Elizabeth Ruiz
HM: KTSA, San Antonio. Aired 6:30 p.m. March 22, 2011. Elizabeth Ruiz

Radio Division B
1. WTAW, Bryan-College Station. Aired 7:05 a.m. March 22, 2011. Chace Murphy
2. WTAW, Bryan-College Station. Aired 6:30 a.m. June 15, 2011. Chace Murphy
HM: KURV, McAllen. The Valley's Morning News, aired 7a.m. March 22, 2011. Sergio Sanchez & Tim Sullivan