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CBS 6 alum Jesse Vaughan to receive Ted Yates Award at the 2020 Emmys

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Posted at 1:31 PM, Jul 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-07 13:31:06-04

RICHMOND, Va. - This year’s Emmy Awards will be virtual, but the effort to recognize top talent in the field of media and journalism will continue. The team at CBS 6 has been nominated for several awards this year. And CBS 6 alumus Jesse Vaughan will receive a special recognition at the event. Vaughan will receive the Ted Yates Award, named after the dedicated NBC journalist who died on assignment. Vaughan, who now serves as Director of Advance Creative Services at Virginia State University, joined us to talk about his past projects, his 30 Emmy Awards and his 8 nominations this year.