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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.

Weathercast
1. KRIV, Houston. Jim Siebert. 9 p.m. Weathercast. Aired June 26, 2012
2. WFAA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Pete Delkus & Adam Wilburn. News 8 Weather. Aired June 26, 2012
HM: KRIV, Houston. Mike Iscovitz. KRIV Fox 26 Houston. Aired June 26, 2012

Morning Newscast
1. KRIV, Houston. Shannon Dillon, Kevin Collins & Rhoda Chanette. FOX 26 News at 6 a.m. Aired June 26, 2012
2. WFAA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Ryan Wood, Jon Sasser & Gilbert Rodriguez. News 8 Daybreak. Aired Sept. 19, 2012
No HM.

News Anchor or Anchor Team
1. KXAS, Dallas-Fort Worth. Brian Curtis
2. KRIV, Houston. Chris Stipes. Chris Stipes in Action
HM: KXAS, Dallas-Fort Worth. Newy Scruggs & Matt Barrie. Newy & Matt At Super Bowl XLVI

Spot Coverage-Station
1. KXAS, Dallas-Fort Worth. Staff. Tornado Tuesday
2. WFAA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Staff. Dixon Circle
HM: WFAA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Staff. Texas Tornadoes

Spot Story-Individual
1. WFAA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Jonathan Betz & Taylor Lumsden. Surviving Isaac
2. KHOU, Houston. Kevin Reece & Scott Stevens. Air Jordans' Shooting
HM: KHOU, Houston. Jeremy Desel. Police Chase

Feature (Serious)
1. KTRK, Houston. Wayne Dolcefino, Colin McIntyre & Kevin Hirten. El Franco's Ride
2. KHOU, Houston. Scott Noll, Keith Tomshe & David Raziq. KFC Concerns
HM: KRIV, Houston. Greg Groogan & Mark Muller. Darrington

Feature (Light)
1. KXAS, Dallas-Fort Worth. Noah Bullard. Battle Chariot
2. WFAA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Teresa Woodard, Greg T. Johnson & John Pellizzari. A New Tradition
HM: KRIV, Houston. Greg Groogan & Mark Muller. I Will Run

Investigative Report
1. WFAA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Byron Harris, Billy Bryant & Jason Trahan. Denticaid: Medicaid Dental Abuse in Texas
2. KTRK, Houston. Wayne Dolcefino, Kevin Hirten & Colin McIntyre. All The Constable's Men
HM: KHOU, Houston. Courtney Zubowski, Keith Tomshe & David Raziq. Deabolt Dangers

Photojournalism-Station
1. WFAA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Staff. WFAA-TV: A Year in Images
2. KHOU, Houston. Staff. KHOU-TV Photojournalism
No HM.

Photojournalism-Individual
1. KTRK, Houston. Colin McIntyre. Colin's Pictures & Sounds
2. WFAA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Anthony R. Oliveira. Anthony R. Oliveira Individual Photography
HM: KXAS, Dallas-Fort Worth. Noah Bullard. London Calling

Sports Story
1. KHOU, Houston. Daniel Gotera & Bob Luna. Pearland's Johnny Baseball
2. KHOU, Houston. Daniel Gotera & George Jensen. Riley's Story
HM: KXAS, Dallas-Fort Worth. Matt Barrie, Noah Bullard & Peter Hull. The Game Of Life

Documentary/TV Magazine or Special
1. KPRC, Houston. Dawn Campbell, Brian Perry & Rick McFarland. Zoo Lights: A Wild Holiday Celebration
2. KRIV, Houston. Melissa Wilson, Carla Schmieder & Raymond Ramirez. Chloe's Story: Beauty Is Skin Deep
No HM.

Series
1. WFAA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Staff. One in 88: The Untold Story
2. WFAA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Anthony R. Oliveira, Taylor Lumsden & Teresa Woodard. Memorial Flags
HM: KHOU, Houston. Jeremy Rogalski, Keith Tomshe & David Raziq. Racism at Galena Park PD

Specialty or Beat Reporting
1. KHOU, Houston. Scott Noll. Scott Noll Reports
2. KHOU, Houston. Jeremy Rogalski, Keith Tomshe & David Raziq. Keep 'em Honest
HM: KHOU, Houston. Andrew Horansky. Medical Reporting

Reporter
1. KHOU, Houston. Kevin Reece
2. KPRC, Houston. Robert L. Arnold
HM: KHOU, Houston. Sherry Williams

General Assignment
1. KHOU, Houston. Kevin Reece & Kyle Porter. Avery's Bucket List
2. KRIV, Houston. Greg Groogan & Mark Muller. No Cameras, No Accountability
HM: WFAA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Jim Douglas & Chris Johnson. Bringing Home Maj. Gilbert

Continuing Coverage
1. KTRK, Houston. Wayne Dolcefino, Colin McIntyre & Kevin Hirten. Anatomy of a Coverup
2. KXAS, Dallas-Fort Worth. Staff. Critical Delays: Dallas County's Response to the West Nile Epidemic
HM: KPRC, Houston. Robert L. Arnold. Mayday! Mayday!

Website
1. WFAA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Staff. WFAA.com
2. KHOU, Houston. Staff. KHOU.com
HM: KTRK, Houston. Staff. ABC13.com

Deadline Editing: General News
1. WFAA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Greg T. Johnson. A New Tradition
2. WFAA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Greg T. Johnson. Cheap Lights
HM: KHOU, Houston. Kyle Porter

Feature Editing: General News
1. KTRK, Houston. Colin McIntyre. The Legend of the Houston Batman
2. WFAA, Dallas-Fort Worth. Greg T. Johnson. Unstoppable: David Bigoney Story
HM: KHOU, Houston. Kyle Porter. Kyle Porter: Feature Editing

Online/Special Content
1. KTRK, Houston. Kevin Hirten, Colin McIntyre & Wayne Dolcefino. Undercover Interactive
2. KTRK, Houston. Randy Klein, Cynthia Cisneros & Christi Myers. ABC13 Month to Match
HM: KHOU, Houston. KHOU.com. Houston Texans

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†DIVISION 2

Newscast
1. KEYE, Austin. Alan Singer. KEYE TV News at 10 p.m. Aired Dec. 14, 2012
2. KEYE, Austin. Alan Singer. KEYE TV News at 10 p.m. Aired March 29, 2012
HM: YNN, Austin. Staff. Capital Tonight 6 p.m. Aired March 29, 2012

Sportscast
1. KVUE, Austin. Mike Barnes. KVUE Sports with Mike Barnes. Aired Sept. 19, 2012
2. KEYE, Austin. Bob Ballou. KEYE Sportscast. Aired Sept. 19, 2012
HM: KXAN, Austin. Brent Carney, Roger Wallace & Staff. Longhorns Honor DKR. Aired Nov. 10, 2012

Weathercast
1. KVUE, Austin. Albert Ramon. KVUE Storm Team. Aired Dec. 14, 2012
2. KABB, San Antonio. Alex Garcia. Aired Dec. 14, 2012
HM: KTBC, Austin. Scott Fisher. 5 p.m. Weathercast. Aired June 26, 2012

Morning Newscast
1. KXAN, Austin. Staff. KXAN News Today. Aired June 26, 2012
2. KENS, San Antonio. Matthew Parker, Kurt Davis & Staff. Eyewitness News This Morning
HM: KVUE, Austin. Andrew McKibbin & Jenelle Shriner. KVUE News Daybreak. Aired Sept. 19, 2012

News Anchor or Anchor Team
1. KVUE, Austin. Tyler Sieswerda
2. KVUE, Austin. Bryan Mays & Yvonne Nava. KVUE News Daybreak with Bryan & Yvonne
HM: KENS, San Antonio. Barry Davis. Davis on the Desk...and in the Field

Spot Coverage-Station
1. KXAN, Austin. Staff. U.T. Campus Evacuation
2. KXAN, Austin. Staff. Officer Killed in the Line of Duty
HM: KVUE, Austin. Staff. January Storm

Spot Story-Individual
1. YNN, Austin. Karina Kling & Chris Cybulski. MetroRail Crash Victim's Roommate Concerned about Track Safety
2. KABB, San Antonio. Robert Price & Jason Corby. Possum Way Plane Crash
HM: KVUE, Austin. Jade Mingus & Kenneth Null. January Tornado

Feature (Serious)
1. KABB, San Antonio. Yami Virgin & Brian Sanchez. Girl Speaks To Virgin Mary
2. KXAN, Austin. Shannon Wolfson & Ben Friberg. Soldier Dad Returns Home
HM: KENS, San Antonio. Marvin Hurst & Matt Craig. Jesus' Painter

Feature (Light)
1. KVUE, Austin. Andrew Horansky, Albert Ramon & John Gibson. Unicorn Boy
2. KEYE, Austin. Karen Kiley & Thomas Swafford. Rundberg Running Man
HM: KABB, San Antonio. Grace White & Nefty Gonzalez. Bonner Buzz

Investigative Report
1. KXAN, Austin. Chris Willis & Thomas Costley. Pop Warner Finances
2. KVUE, Austin. Terri Gruca, Robert McMurrey & Sandra Barry. Gas Line Dangers
HM: KXAN, Austin. Chris Willis, Thomas Costley & Joe Ellis. Austin Energy Spending

Photojournalism-Station
1. KENS, San Antonio. Staff. Sin Nombre
2. KXAN, Austin. Staff. Images of 2012
HM: KVUE, Austin. Staff. I'm On My Last Edit!

Photojournalism-Individual
1. KENS, San Antonio. Michael Humphries. Spanish Pantalones
2. KEYE, Austin. Thomas Swafford
HM: KVUE, Austin. Matt Olsen

Sports Story
1. KABB, San Antonio. Hector Ledesma & Jack Greene. Knight Is Darkest Before the Dawn
2. KEYE, Austin. Bob Ballou & Anthony Geronimo. From Special Forces to Special Teams
HM: KEYE, Austin. Adam Winkler & Anthony Geronimo. A Sight to See: Beep Baseball

Documentary/TV Magazine or Special
1. KVUE, Austin. Kathy Hadlock & Andrew Sowder. Five Who Care
2. KXAN, Austin. Jim Spencer, Natalie Stoll & Staff. Surviving the Storm
HM: YNN, Austin. Staff. Bastrop Recovery: One Year Later

Series
1. YNN, Austin. Chie Saito & Robert Vaughn. Healing Heroes
2. KXAN, Austin. Josh Hinkle. School Bus Seat Belt Funding Falls Apart
HM: KVUE, Austin. Tyler Sieswerda & Robert McMurrey. Channels of Hope

Specialty or Beat Reporting
1. KABB, San Antonio. Yami Virgin & Brian Sanchez. Fox Investigates
2. KABB, San Antonio. Michael Valdes & Brian Sanchez. Valdes View
HM: YNN, Austin. Drew Moses. Local Wonders

Reporter
1. KXAN, Austin. Josh Hinkle
2. KABB, San Antonio. Grace White
HM: KENS, San Antonio. Marvin Hurst. Simply Marvin

General Assignment
1. KXAN, Austin. Josh Hinkle & Mark Batchelder. Pinch Hitting for Perry
2. KABB, San Antonio. Yami Virgin & Brian Sanchez. Bexar County Sheriff's Prostitution Bust
HM: KABB, San Antonio. Grace White & Nefty Gonzalez. Missing in Mexico

Continuing Coverage
1. KXAN, Austin. Staff. Christmas Bureau Missing Money
2. KXAN, Austin. Shannon Wolfson & Ben Friberg. APD Unpaid Bills
HM:KXAN, Austin. Staff. Formula 1 Comes to Austin

Website
1. KXAN, Austin. Staff. KXAN.com
2. KVUE, Austin. Staff. KVUE.com
HM: KENS, San Antonio. Staff. KENS5.com

Deadline Editing: General News
1. KXAN, Austin. Ben Friberg. Coach Inspires Community
2. KXAN, Austin. Mark Batchelder. 32 Still Standing
HM: KENS, San Antonio. Michael Humphries. Alamo Alcohol

Feature Editing: General News
1. KABB, San Antonio. Nefty Gonzalez. Last Man Standing
2. KENS, San Antonio. Michael Humphries. These Things Create Confusion
HM: KXAN, Austin. Thomas Costley. Buried Alive

Online/Special Content
1. KXAN, Austin. Staff. Formula 1 Comes to Austin
2. KENS, San Antonio. Freddy Hunt. Culture of Sacrifice: Homeless Veterans Not Forgotten
HM: KENS, San Antonio. Martha Cerna. Devine Tornado Leaves One Room Standing and One Teen Inside It

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†DIVISION 3

Newscast
1. KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Staff. 10 at Ten. Aired Nov. 10, 2012
2. KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Staff. 10 at Ten. Aired March 29, 2012
HM: KINT, El Paso. Zoltan Csanyi-Salcedo, Karla Mariscal & Hector Urrutia. Noticias 26 a las 10. Aired March 29, 2012

Sportscast
1. KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Cody Coil & Michael Oder. Sportscast 10 at Ten. Aired Nov. 10, 2012
2. KRGV, Weslaco. Joel Villanueva & Dave Brown. Sportscast. Aired June 26, 2012
HM: KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Darryl Bruffett. Sportscast 10 at Ten. Aired Sept. 19, 2012

Weathercast
1. KLTV, Tyler-Longview. Grant Dade. Aired Dec. 14, 2012
2. KVIA, El Paso. Krystal Klei. Aired Nov. 10, 2012
HM: KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Shel Winkley. News 3 at Noon. Aired March 29, 2012

Morning Newscast
1. KINT, El Paso. Staff. Despierta El Paso at 5 a.m. Aired March 29, 2012
2. KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Staff. Morning Newscast. Aired Sept. 19, 2012
No HM.

News Anchor or Anchor Team
1. KINT, El Paso. Karla Mariscal. Anchoring from the Border
2. KBTX, Bryan-College Station. John Gilbert & Meredith Stancik
HM: KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Rashi Vats

Spot Coverage-Station
1. KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Staff. Manziel's Road to the Heisman
2. KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Staff. Bachmann Shooting
HM: KINT, El Paso. Staff. Incendio Edificio Historico

Spot Story-Individual
1. KRGV, Weslaco. Kirk Chaisson & Justin Michel. Linn Smuggler Corridor
2. KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Alex Villarreal & Nick Smeloff. Bryan House Fire
HM: KRGV, Weslaco. Justin Michel. Penitas Illegals

Feature (Serious)
1. KRGV, Weslaco. Kirk Chaisson. Troubled Teen Homebuilders
2. KWTX, Waco-Temple. Gordon Collier & Jim Peeler. Finding Their Way Back Home
HM: KWTX, Waco-Temple. Matt Howerton & Paul Shelton. Barrel Rider

Feature (Light)
1. KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Shane McAuliffe. The Curious Keys of the MSC
2. KVIA, El Paso. Matthew Smith & Juan Munoz. Remarkable Swimmer
HM: KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Shane McAuliffe. Holding the Reins of Inspiration

Investigative Report
1. KRGV, Weslaco. Jordan Williams. Got Guardrails?
2. KRGV, Weslaco. Jordan Williams. Theft, Fraud & Greed
HM: KVIA, El Paso. Matt Dougherty. Horse Graveyard

Photojournalism-Station
1. KBTX, Bryan-College Station.
No 2nd or HM.

Photojournalism-Individual
1. KRGV, Weslaco. Mario Sandoval
2. KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Shane McAuliffe
HM: KRGV, Weslaco. Enrique Saenz

Sports Story
1. KRGV, Weslaco. Joel Villanueva & Vincent Berry. BJ's Path To College
2. KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Cody Coil. Manziel's Hill Country History
HM: KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Stephanie Ando & Andrew Bray. Team Justin

Documentary/TV Magazine or Special
1. KRGV, Weslaco. Melissa Correa & Jenny Martinez. Children of Hope
2. KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Staff. Manziel's Road to the Heisman
HM: KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Staff. Remembering Brian Bachmann

Series
1. KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Nicole Morten. Journey to Freedom
2. KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Steve Fullhart & Lee Carpio. Aggie Airman Lost
HM: KRGV, Weslaco. Melissa Correa. Trouble Brewing

Specialty or Beat Reporting
1. KRGV, Weslaco. Melissa Correa. The Economy
2. KVIA, El Paso. Matthew Smith. County Beat
No HM.

Reporter
1. KRGV, Weslaco. Joe Augustine
2. KRGV, Weslaco. Stephanie Bertini
HM: KRGV, Weslaco. Melissa Correa

General Assignment
1. KRGV, Weslaco. Jordan Williams. Lives on the Line
2. KWTX, Waco-Temple. John Carroll & Jim Peeler. Purple Heart 40 Years Late
HM: KRGV, Weslaco. Stephanie Bertini. Exploited Undocumented Workers

Continuing Coverage
1. KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Shel Winkley & Michael Oder. Drought Recovery
2. KLTV, Tyler-Longview. Melanie Torre. Saga of Carmel Foster: Backroom Beauty Injections
HM: KVIA, El Paso. Matt Dougherty. Jailed Trucker

Website
1. KFOX, El Paso. Jamel Valencia & Jesus Martinez. KFOXTV.com
2. KLTV, Tyler-Longview. Marshall Stephens. KLTV.com
HM: KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Staff. KBTX.com

Deadline Editing: General News
1. KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Nicole Morten. Calvert Arson
2. KRGV, Weslaco. Emmanuel Marquez. San Benito Family Fire
HM: KRGV, Weslaco. Exequiel Navarro. La Joya Bus Training

Feature Editing: General News
1. KBTX, Bryan-College Station. Steve Fullhart. Through Smoke
2. KRGV, Weslaco. Mario Sandoval
HM: KRGV, Weslaco. Exequiel Navarro

Online/Special Content
1. KRGV, Weslaco. Maria Elena Hernandez. Channel 5 News: Children of Hope
No 2nd or HM.

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†DIVISION 4

Newscast
1. KOSA, Midland-Odessa. Staff. CBS 7 News at Six. Aired Sept. 19, 2012
2. KOSA, Midland-Odessa. Staff. CBS 7 News at Ten. Aired March 29, 2012
HM: KAUZ, Wichita Falls. Priscilla Ford, Allie Echols & Staff. Newschannel 6 at 6. Aired March 29, 2012

Sportscast
1. KTEN, Sherman-Denison. Chase Shannon. Aired Sept. 19, 2012
2. KXII, Sherman-Denison. David Reed. First Sports at Ten, 10 p.m. Aired Sept. 19, 2012
HM: KWES, Midland-Odessa. Trevor Tankersley. NewsWest 9 Sports at 10 p.m. Aired Dec. 14, 2012

Weathercast
1. KTXS, Abilene. Mark Rowlett. 6 p.m. Aired Sept. 19, 2012
2. KOSA, Midland-Odessa. Craig Stewart. 10 p.m. Aired March 29, 2012
HM: KWES, Midland-Odessa. Emily Borchard. NewsWest 9 Sunrise Weather. Aired Dec. 14, 2012

Morning Newscast
1. KXII, Sherman-Denison. Rita Kotey, Kylie Dixon & Tom Miller. First News 6-7 A.M. Aired Sept. 19, 2012
2. KAUZ, Wichita Falls. Priscilla Ford, Lindsey Forst & Staff. Newschannel 6 This Morning
HM: KWES, Midland-Odessa. Kristen Lowe, Victor Lopez & Jenna Hager. NewsWest 9 Sunrise. Aired Dec. 14, 2012

News Anchor or Anchor Team
1. KOSA, Midland-Odessa. Jay Hendricks & Tatum Hubbard
2. KXII, Sherman-Denison. Maureen Kane & Scott McLinden
HM: KTEN, Sherman-Denison. Tom Crespo & Meredith Saldana

Spot Coverage-Station
1. KOSA, Midland-Odessa. Tragedy on the Tracks
2. KWES, Midland-Odessa. Veterans Parade Train Crash
No HM.

Spot Story-Individual
1. KJTV, Lubbock. Henry Ramos & Andrew Wood. Collision at Kingsgate
2. KFDM, Beaumont-Port Arthur. Megan Dillard & John King. School Bus Accident
HM: KFDM, Beaumont-Port Arthur. Leslie Rangel & Troy Harper. Drivers Helping Drivers

Feature (Serious)
1. KOSA, Midland-Odessa. Shannon Murray & Josh Brown. Children of the Trash
2. KTXS, Abilene. Jennifer Kendall & Nick Bradshaw. Mystery Still Surrounds the House of Yahweh
HM: KFDM, Beaumont-Port Arthur. Megan Dillard & Troy Harper. Taking Alvin Home

Feature (Light)
1. KJTV, Lubbock. Andrew Wood. 500 Nativity Scenes
2. KOSA, Midland-Odessa. Whitney Harding & Megan Thackery. Friday Night Faithful
HM: KFDM, Beaumont-Port Arthur. Leslie Rangel & Patricio Salinas. Picking a Christmas Tree

Investigative Report
1. KOSA, Midland-Odessa. Jennifer Samp. No CDL
2. KWES, Midland-Odessa. Geena Martinez, Marcos Montes & Jay Vigil. Water Wasters
HM: KOSA, Midland-Odessa. Shelly Childers. Murder or Self Defense

Photojournalism-Station
1. KWES, Midland-Odessa. Staff
2. KJTV, Lubbock. Staff
HM: KOSA, Midland-Odessa. David Huertas, Megan Thackery & Buddy Escajeda. CBS 7 News Your Eye on West Texas

Photojournalism-Individual
1. KTXS, Abilene. Nick Bradshaw
2. KJTV, Lubbock. Andrew Wood
HM: KOSA, Midland-Odessa. Adrian Escajeda

Sports Story
1. KAUZ, Wichita Falls. Barry Wong. Inside a Rivalry
2. KOSA, Midland-Odessa. Whitney Harding & Megan Thackery. Friday Night Faithful
HM: KWES, Midland-Odessa. Chase Horn. 63 Yards, One Million Views

Documentary/TV Magazine or Special
1. KWES, Midland-Odessa. Staff. Tragedy in the Tall City: A NewsWest 9 Special Report
2. KOSA, Midland-Odessa. Tatum Hubbard & David Huertas. March of Dimes
No HM.

Series
1. KOSA, Midland-Odessa. Josh Brown & Shannon Murray. Watch and Pray
2. KOSA, Midland-Odessa. Shelley Childers. Murder or Self Defense?
HM: KTXS, Abilene. Casey Keirnan. The Anson Tigers

Specialty or Beat Reporting
1. KFDM, Beaumont-Port Arthur. Ashley Gaston, Kevin Fitch & Patricio Salinas. Finding a Forever Family