Posted: Jun 15, 2013 4:32 PM by katc
KATC took home eleven first place awards from the Louisiana Associated Press this afternoon. KATC was recognized for the coverage on the search for Mickey Shunick --- awarded first place for spot news, general news, investigative reporting, and continuing coverage. Travis Webb won for both his Sportscast and his story on the Teurlings dads who watched their sons play ball. Rob Perillo won for his Weathercast. Marcelle Fontenot was recognized for Public Affairs, and Jim Hummel as reporter of the year. Finally, 1st place recognition was given to our website and the series of reports we did following the BP oil spill.