ROANOKE, Va. – The WSLS 10 News team was honored to take home multiple awards Saturday afternoon during the Virginias Associated Press Broadcasters awards for content that aired during 2019. It was a virtual ceremony this year and the awards honor the news media in Virginia and West Virginia.
The 10 News team won the following:
First Place - Best Team News Coverage - Michael Brown
First Place - Best Serious Feature - John Carlin and Paul Eldert for Project Ezekiel
First Place - Best News Promo - Marine Manhunt, Michael Brown Arrested
First Place - Douglas Southall Freeman Award - Jenna Zibton and Howard Swank for ’30 Days of Hope'
Second Place - Continuing Coverage: Missing Marine Manhunt
Second Place - Outstanding Sports Operation of the Virginias - John Appicello, Brooke Leonard, Eric Johnson
Second Place - Best Newscast