CBS 6 honored with 12 Emmy Awards

Posted at 11:18 PM, Jun 18, 2012
and last updated 2023-04-21 14:28:07-04

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – The South’s First Television Station, CBS 6 WTVR-TV, was honored with 12 Emmy Awards at the Newseum in Washington D.C. in 2012.

The list of Emmy awards reflects a diverse focus in coverage from the CBS 6 News team; spanning a range of story topics that delved into crime, culture, history, property investigations, politics and weather.

WTVR’s 12 Emmy Awards were the most awards received by any television station in the region.

CBS 6 is proud of these achievements as we believe they reflect the station’s dedication to our community.

The list of winners, with links to the video archive of each story,  is below.  To view all the Regional Emmy winners, click this link: PDF OF WINNERS.

 Newscast-Weekend-Smaller Market

Christmas Eve 11pm Newscast: Breaking News, Double-Homicide in East EndScott Wise, ProducerLorenzo Hall, ReporterMichael Gibrall, DirectorYvonne Libron, Audio OperatorWatch the team accept the award here.

Investigative Report-Single Story

Space PropertiesCatie Beck, ReporterBeau Menefee, Photojournalist

Feature News Report – Light Feature

Mr. Bojangles: A Generous Tapper  —Greg McQuade, ReporterTim Hawkins, Photojournalist

Feature News Report – Serious Feature

Dr. FerraraMark Holmberg, ReporterRob Byrne, Producer

Feature News Report – Serious Feature

Problems with Facebook” —Tracy Sears, ReporterTim Hawkins, Photojournalist

Crime – News Single Story

A Mother’s Anguish: The Murder of Marshall Ray Butler 20 Years LaterGreg McQuade, ReporterBeau Menefee, Photographer

Politics/Government – News Series

A Life Like Yours”Sam Brock, ReporterAma Arthur-Asmah, Photojournalist

Historic/Cultural – News Single Story

“John Mitchell Jr.: The Man Who Rule the Planet”Greg McQuade, ReporterTim Hawkins, Photojournalist

Weather – Program/Special

CBS 6 Winter Weather Outlook: Before, During And After The StormZach Daniel, Chief Meteorologist

Promotion – News Promo – Single Spot/Same Day

DNA PioneerHeath Oldham, Producer/Editor

Anchor – Weather

The Weather Of 2011: A Year To RememberZach Daniel

Photographer – News – No Time Limit

Tim Hawkins CompositeTim Hawkins

Depend on CBS 6 News and for the most complete, in-depth coverage of local news in Central Virginia.