NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - FOX 8 is honored to take home 16 first place awards at the 2017 Press Club of New Orleans Excellence in Journalism awards show, held Saturday night.
Below is a list of the winners:
Dave McNamara - Photo Essay "Heart of Louisiana: Deadwood",
- Feature Videography "Heart of Louisiana: Grand Pre"
Jim Pennison - General News Videography "Tornado Victim Flag Returned"
FOX 8 Sports - Sports Show "Jim Henderson's Black and Gold Review"
- Sportscast "FOX 8 Sports at 5 p.m."
Lee Zurik, Nancy Decorte, Tom Wright - Public Affairs "Degree of Debt"
Meg Gatto - Breaking News "18 wheeler crashes on interstate"
Lee Zurik, Tom Wright - Business "Economic Incentives"
Lee Zurik, Tom Wright - Education "Pay to Play"
Lee Zurik, Tom Wright - Medical Health "Prescription for Profit"
Lee Zurik, Tom Wright -Government/Political "Convention Center Money"
Lee Zurik, Tom Wright - Investigative "Medical Waste"
Ryan Naquin- General News "Air of Uncertainty"
Natasha Robin- Feature "Like Father, Like Son"
Dannah Sauer, Rhonda Grzych - Newscast "FOX 8 News at 10 p.m."
Lee Zurik - Jim Metcalf Award