WEKU Wins 4 Kentucky AP Awards
WEKU was honored with four 2019 Kentucky AP Broadcasters awards for journalism excellence. The awards include:
- First place in Long Light News Feature for Cheri Lawson’s story, "Grief Camp For Kids"
- Second place in Long Light News Feature for Cheri Lawson’s story, “Road To Recovery”
- Third Place in Long Serious News Feature for Cheri Lawson’s story, “What Father's Day Means For Transgender Parents”
- Third place in Short Public Affairs in collaboration with Kentucky Humanities for “Think History – Muhammad Ali”
WEKU Director & General Manager Mike Savage says the honors are a testament to the hard work and dedication of WEKU staff. “It’s nice to be recognized by your journalism peers as an award-winning station. I am proud of this organization and the stories they are reporting on in Central and Eastern Kentucky,” said Savage.
WEKU operates nine public radio stations serving Central and Eastern Kentucky. More information on listening options and membership support is at www.weku.org.