Emmy Statues

AWARDS

31ST MIDSOUTH REGIONAL EMMY® AWARD NOMINATIONS

NEWS EXCELLENCE

  • Channel 4 News – Working 4 You, WSMV, Jim Gilchriest, Michelle Palmer
  • NewsChannel 5 Network, WTVF, Sandy Boonstra. Michelle Bonnett
  • WBIR 10News “Straight from the Heart”, WBIR, Martha Jennings
  • WRAL News Excellence, WRAL, Rick Gall
  • WSOC-TV: Covering the Carolinas, WSOC, Joe Pomilla. Julie Szulczewski

NEWSCAST/EVENING

  • Channel 4 News at 5 – Chattanooga Shooting, WSMV, Mary Katherine Rooker, Tom Randles
  • NBC Charlotte News At 6pm – Snow Day, WCNC, Matt King, Andrina Cason
  • NewsChannel 5 at 10: Antioch Theater Attack, WTVF, Erin Zeigler, Rhori Johnston, Emily Luxen, Rebecca Schleicher
  • Pope’s Historic Visit, WRAL, Kimberly Ursich, John Renigar, David Crabtree, Debra Morgan
  • WFMY News 2 at 11 – 11/05/15, WFMY, Kim Ballard, Vicki Bradley, Emily Hodgdon, Brad Lowry, Frank Mickens, Julie Luck

NEWSCAST/MORNING

  • Chattanooga Attacks, WATE, Melony Nagel, Jon Ewing
  • Eyewitness News Daybreak 6AM, WSOC, Erika Hammond, Melissa Martin, Whit Whitaker
  • FOX8 Morning News, WGHP, Kevin Daniels, Donna Hayes, Brad Jones, Cindy Farmer Wood, Kerry Charles
  • News 2 this Morning, Winter Storm, WKRN, John Polumbo, Calie Sneed
  • NewsChannel 5 This Morning: Winter Storm, WTVF, Samantha Miller, Amy Watson, Lelan A. Statom, Bree Friedrichs, Matthew Torres, Kimberly Davis, Gary Pikula,

NEWSCAST/WEEKEND

  • Christmas Day Flooding Aftermath, WHNT, Hannah Ward, Greg Screws, Jake Reed, Shevaun Bryan
  • Eyewitness News Sunday 6PM, WSOC, Kim Holt, Rachel Rea, Laura Beggs, Melissa Ott, Liz Foster, Alexa Ashwell, Christopher Johnson, Jesse Tucker
  • NewsChannel 5 at 10: Floyd Cook Manhunt, WTVF, Chris Conte, Jason Lamb, Samantha Smith Jean
  • Vanderbilt Rape Trial Verdict, News 2 Weekend, WKRN, Sharvonnie Canterbury¸Joseph Pleasant, Reanna Mortensen

SPOT NEWS

  • Antioch Theater Attack, WKRN, Bartt Baird, Joseph Pleasant, Hector Gardea, Robbyn DeSpain
  • Antioch Theater Attack, WSMV, Matthew Parker, Billy Hodge, Carley Gordon, Caleb Chaney, Mary Katherine Rooker, Christina Flowers, Heather Hourigan, Tracy Kornet, Nickie E. Jennings, Joe Dubin, Tom Randles
  • Blue Angels Pilot Killed, WSMV, Zach Tucker, Billy Hodge, Kirby Wiley, Liz Lohuis. Craig Landschoot, Mary Katherine Rooker, Heather Hourigan, Briona Arradondo, Tracy Kornet, David Terrell, Tom Randles
  • Finding Carlie Trent, WVLT, Amanda Hara, Kelsey Leyrer, Ted Hall, Lauren Davis, David Ball, Caitlyn Shelton, Heather Burian

BREAKING NEWS

  • Antioch Theater Shooting, WTVF, Rhonda Roberts, Vicki Yates, Lori Hinkle, Rebecca Schleicher, Emily Luxen, Michelle Bonnett
  • HB318 Protest, WUVC, Belen Gomez-Jordana
  • Pat Summitt Dies at Age 64, WATE, Melony Nagel, Kristen Cook, Kristen Holloway, Jillian Mahen, Bridgette Bjorlo
  • The Fallen Five, WSMV, Matthew Parker, Billy Hodge, Carley Gordon, Craig Landschoot, Mary Katherine Rooker, Christina Flowers, David Terrell, Holly Thompson, Wes Moster, Alicia Collins

GENERAL ASSIGNMENT – WITHIN 24 HOURS

  • Asheville: Outrage at School, WUVC, Belen Gomez-Jordana
  • Goodbye Gabbi, WTVF, Chris Conte, Ted Nelson
  • Listen, WSMV, Forrest Sanders
  • Working In the Fields, WUVC, Belen Gomez-Jordana

GENERAL ASSIGNMENT – NO TIME LIMIT

  • Littering Trash Trucks, WNCN, Jonathan Rodriguez, Tommy Harris,
  • Orlando Shooting, WUVC, Stephanie Martinez
  • Shattering Windows, WNCN, Jonathan Rodriguez, David Hattman, Carey Gough
  • Social Media Nightmare, WSMV, Dennis Ferrier
  • The Ghost of Agent Orange, WREG, Stephanie Scurlock
  • They’re Trapped, WTVF, Jason Lamb, Catherine Steward

CONTINUING COVERAGE – WITHIN 24 HOURS

  • Christmas Week Tornadoes, WSMV, Lisa Spencer, Dan Thomas, Matthew Parker, Billy Hodge, Amy Lewis, Holly Thompson, Paul Heggen, Melanie Layden, Nickie E. Jennings, Tom Randles
  • Snowstorm Brings Music City To A Halt, WSMV, Lisa Spencer, Paul Heggen, Dan Thomas, Caleb Chaney, Billy Hodge, Zina Bauman, Carley Gordon, Mary Katherine Rooker, Briona Arradondo, Amy Lewis, Holly Thompson, Maurice Miller, Kirby Wiley, Melanie Layden, Jason Clouse, Michelle Palmer
  • Terror in Tennessee, WTVF, Thomas Crouse, Rhonda Roberts, Rhori Johnston, Chris Conte, Rebecca Schleicher, Matthew Torres, Jonquil Newland

CONTINUING COVERAGE – NO TIME LIMIT

  • Emergency On Hold – 911 Troubles, WCNC, Michelle Boudin
  • HB100 – Out of the Shadows, WUVC, Belen Gomez-Jordana
  • Memphis Leader Accused, WHBQ, Marius Payton, Greg Coy, Patti McGettigan, Matthew Gerien
  • The Manhunt, WTVF, Patsy O’Donnell, Carrie Sharp, Chris Conte, Jason Lamb, Rebecca Schleicher, Emily Luxen, Cuthbert Langley, Stephen Clapper, Gary Pikula, Jr., Catherine Steward

SERIOUS FEATURE NEWS REPORT

  • Disaster on Demonbreun, WZTV, Meagan O’Halloran, Ryan Brooker
  • Healing Maya, WGHP, Bob Buckley, Aaron Glancy
  • Picture Day, WTVF, Chris Conte, Ted Nelson
  • Redemption, WVLT, Amanda Hara, Kyle Warnke

SERIOUS FEATURE NEWS SERIES

  • #OurThreeWinners — One Year Later, WNCN, Sean Maroney, Michael Barnard
  • Campus Sex Assault Investigation Series, WBTV, Corey Schmidt, Nick Ochsner
  • Local Lock Up: Inside the Tennessee Women’s Prison System, WATN, Joy Lambert, Clint Jiras
  • Reaching the Isolated, WUVC, Stephanie Martinez
  • What’s Your Emergency?, WTVF, Chris Conte, Mike Rose

LIGHT FEATURE NEWS REPORT

  • Ghost Track, WGHP, Bob Buckley
  • OCEARCH: Tagging Sharks Off the NC Coast, WNCN, Jonathan Rodriguez, Lauren DesArmo, Carey Gough
  • One Barb At A Time, WSMV, Forrest Sanders
  • Reason To Run, WTVF, Chris Conte, Ted Nelson
  • Student’s Voice May Be Best Kept Secret In Nashville, WSMV, Zach Tucker, Demetria Kalodimos
  • The 49-Year Wait, WTVF, Jason Lamb, Catherine Steward
  • The First Burst, WTVF, Jesse Knutson, Mike Rose

LIGHT FEATURE NEWS SERIES

  • Alternative Medicine in the City of Medicine, WUVC, Stephanie Martinez
  • Come Back to Church. WUVC, Ginna Cardenas
  • Matheny’s Good Nature, WBIR, Jim Matheny
  • My Home, NC, UNC-TV, Heather Burgiss, Matthew Maisano
  • Unexpected Route, WUVC, Ginna Cardenas

INVESTIGATIVE REPORT

  • Coal Ash Contamination, WBTV, Corey Schmidt, Nick Ochsner
  • Garbage Truck Death, WTVF, Ben Hall, Bob Stinnett, Jennifer Reyes
  • Newschannel 5 Investigates: Illegal Searches, WTVF, Ben Hall, Bob Stinnett
  • That’s exactly the bitch I thought you would be., WSMV, Alanna Autler, Zina Bauman
  • The Black List, WUVC, Stephanie Martinez

INVESTIGATIVE SERIES

  • A Perfect Storm: Investigating Tennessee’s Prison System, WSMV, Jeremy Finley, Jason Finley
  • Dishonorable Conduct – National Guard, WSMV, Jeremy Finley, Jason Finley
  • Making the Grade, WTVF, Phil Williams, Bryan Staples
  • The Price of Respect, WUVC, Belen Gomez-Jordana

BUSINESS/CONSUMER REPORT

  • Jennifer Kraus: Consumer Alert, WTVF, Jennifer Kraus
  • Payday Lending, WTVF, Ben Hall, Jennifer Kraus, Kevin Wisniewski, Bob Stinnett
  • Powerless Parents, WRAL, Monica Laliberte, Jennifer Sorber Smith, David McCorkle
  • Trading Lies for Loans, WSMV, Alanna Autler, Zach Tucker
  • What’s Your Beef?, WBTV, Jamie Boll, Leighton Grant

SPECIALTY ASSIGNMENT REPORT

  • A Day of Hope, Health, and Healing, Saint Thomas Health, Ian Bailey, Nick Paranjape, Brett Beauregard
  • How a Mammogram May Have Saved My Life, WBTV, Kristen Hampton
  • Infertility, WBIR, Beth Haynes, Lisa Leko, Brian Holt
  • Lead Testing , WHBQ, Jim Spiewak
  • School Patrol, WTVF, Vicki Yates, Charlie Woodward
  • Urban Child Institute Executive Pay, WREG, April Thompson

JOURNALISTIC ENTERPRISE

  • 5 On Your Side Enterprise, WRAL, Monica Laliberte, Jennifer Sorber Smith, David McCorkle
  • Moments That Matter, WTVF, Phil Williams
  • The Buckley Report, WGHP, Bob Buckley
  • The Finley Brothers: Behind The Crime, WSMV, Jeremy Finley, Jason Finley
  • WBTV On Your Side Investigates, WBTV, Jamie Boll, Nick Ochsner, Corey Schmidt

NEWS SPECIAL

  • 5 Years Later: Challenges and Changes Since April 27, 2011, WAFF, Amanda Jarrett, Matthew Smith, William McLain, Matthew Warren
  • 9 Investigates: Stand Up to Domestic Violence, WSOC, Julie Szulczewski, Kim Holt, Erica Bryant, Dana Ellison, Bill Bruce, Jeremy Letterman, Jed Dorton, Bridget Russo, Dave Kaminsky
  • Chronicle: 13th District Special from Washington, D.C., WXII , Baylor Long, Cameron Kent, Brian Neal
  • Hope & Healing: One Year After the Mother Emanuel Massacre, WBTV, Steve Crump, Kevin Marlow

SPORTSCAST

  • ACC Gridiron Live, FOX Sports South, Anthony Goldman, Jonathan Bywaters, Lauren Gordon, Christina Atkins
  • Chris Clark is my name. Sports is my game. 5 or 10 its all the same, WCNC, Christopher Clark
  • My Two Cents & A Little More , WFMY, Liz Crawford
  • Selection Sunday, WSMV, Chris Harris, Joe Dubin

SPORTS NEWS FEATURE

  • A Season to Remember, WTVF, Chris Conte, Angelica Dones
  • Kevin Dodd Drafted by the Titans, FOX Sports South, Kyle Payne, Gregg Therieau, Sean Farnam, Kevin Allison
  • Running with Reason, WBIR, Russell Biven
  • The Unstoppable Adam Warner, WCNC, Christopher Clark

SPORTS PROGRAM FEATURE

  • Clemson’s Inspiration – The David Saville Story, Raycom Sports, Chris Duzan, David Saville
  • Ever Faithful — The Resurrection of UAB Football, Raycom Sports, Richard Brooke. Maxwel Brooke, Jordan Smith, Kourtney Cowart, Timothy Alexander, Michael Shikany
  • James Conner, Raycom Sports, Alex Farmartino
  • Long Live Zae, WBIR, Courtney Lyle
  • Story of Payton, Raycom Sports, Jeremy Williams

SPORTS EVENT/GAME

  • 2016 ACC Tournament Championship, Raycom Sports, Alex Farmartino, Robert Reichley, David Barringer, Jeremy Williams, Chris Duzan, Billy McCoy, Joshua Vinson, Jonathan Robbins
  • Senators vs. Hurricanes – 3-8-16, FOX Sports South, Randy Stephens, Todd Minhinnett, Jim Mallia, Mike Roth
  • Warriors vs. Hornets – Dell Curry Night, FOX Sports Southeast, Randy Stephens, Todd Minhinnett, Scott Snyder, Maceo Grant

WEATHER

  • CBS North Carolina: Storm Team on Assignment, WNCN, Carey Gough, Wes Hohenstein, Bill Reh, Alyssa Corfont, Kristin Ketchell, Lauren DesArmo, Tommy Harris, , Patrick Priest, Kenneth Roundtree, Kimberly Stephens
  • Meteorologist Lisa Spencer: Weather for All Seasons, WSMV, Lisa Spencer
  • Nice Day for a White Wedding, WTVF, Jesse Knutson
  • Priceville Tornado , WHNT, Jason Simpson, Jake Reed, Christina Edwards, Shane Hays

DOCUMENTARY/CULTURAL

  • Childe Hassam and the Isle of Shoals, UNC-TV, Michael O’Connell
  • EARTHCASTER, Minnow Media, Donna Campbell, Georgann Eubanks
  • From the Streets to the Stage: The Journey of Fredrick Davis, WTCI, Emily Compton, Shaun Townley, John Cotton, Bo Wheeler, Tyler Pugh, Ann Cater, Sergio Plecas

DOCUMENTARY/TOPICAL

  • Inky Johnson, Raycom Sports, Alex Farmartino, Chris Duzan
  • Inside Cuba, WRAL, Leyla Santiago, Natalie Matthews, Zac Gooch, Rick Gall, Aysu Basaran
  • Living With Alzheimer’s & Dementia: Aging Matters, Nashville Public Television, Beth Curley, Mary Makley
  • Welcome to North Carolina, WRAL, Clay Johnson, Jay Jennings, Shan Zhong, Debra Morgan

DOCUMENTARY/HISTORICAL

  • America’s First Forest: Carl Schenck and The Asheville Experiment, Bonesteel Films, Paul Bonesteel, James Lewis, Steven Anderson
  • Francis Asbury: A Flame Spirit, The United Methodist Church, Matthew Pessoni, Scott Pessoni, Scott C. Jackson, Steve Horswill-Johnston
  • From Poverty to Power: The James B. Duke Story, GreyHawk Films, Joanne Hock
  • The Red Bandanna, Raycom Sports, Alex Farmartino, Maxwell Brooke, Chris Duzan
  • Vietnam: Honoring our Veterans, WGHP, Holly Iverson, Cindy Farmer Wood, Chad Tucker, Brad Jones

HISTORIC/CULTURAL PROGRAM FEATURE

  • Carolina Impact / Crossing the Color Barrier, WTVI, Danielle Kosir, John Branscum
  • Celebrating 30 Years of Tenting in K-Ville , Duke University, Julie Schoonmaker, Jonathan Lee
  • Restoring Knoxville’s Musical Record, WBIR, Jim Matheny

ARTS

  • Carolin Campbell – Yamaha Electric Violin, Yamaha Entertainment Group of America, Chris Gero
  • Drake White – Meet The Artist, Big Machine Label Group, Seth Hellman, Nicole Flammia
  • The Blumey Awards, WTVI, Amy Burkett, Tyler Glenn, Tim Vaughan, Tom Green, Michelle Youngs
  • Tucker Beathard – EPK, Big Machine Label Group, Seth Hellman, Nicole Flammia, Sandi Spika

ENTERTAINMENT

  • Bluegrass Underground, Todd Squared, Todd Jarrell, Todd Mayo, Becky Magura, James Yockey, Allen Branton, Nicholas E. Dugger, Jamie Campbell Ashlee Trott, Joseph Lurgio, Mike Breece, Tim Smith, Robby Black
  • Christmas at Belmont, Nashville Public Television, Ed Jones, Don Carr
  • Four-time Cancer Survivor Jonathan Spruell fulfills a dream hunt, Outdoors Interactive, Seth Johnson, Joel Evans
  • P. Lovecraft’s Beast In The Cave, Red Headed Revolution & Shackle Island Studios, Cameron McCasland
  • The Art Of The Love Song, High Five Entertainment, Martin Fischer, William Wolaver, Edie Lynn Hoback, Curt Casassa

MAGAZINE SEGMENT

  • DRIVEN: BK Racing, FOX Sports South, Kevin Allison, Gregg Therieau, Anthony Goldman, Kyle Payne
  • Greater Chattanooga: Our Family, WTCI, Shaun Townley, Tyler Pugh
  • Puppies: The Power of Cute for Mental Health, StoryDriven & UNC Health Care, Bryce McNabb, Melissa Faulkner
  • Transport Therapists Create Calm in the Skies, StoryDriven & UNC Health Care, Bryce McNabb, Melissa Faulkner

MAGAZINE PROGRAM

  • Football Saturdays, Raycom Sports, Alex Farmartino, David Barringer, Jeremy Williams, Robert Reichley, Chris Duzan, Richard Brooke, Maxwell Brooke
  • Our State 801, UNC-TV, Morgan Potts, David Hardy, Heather Dollar, Mike Burke, Amy Meiggs, Karen Pearce, Mike Milstead
  • Tar Heel Traveler, WRAL, Scott Mason
  • Tennessee Crossroads #2949, Nashville Public Television, Ken Simington, Joe Elmore

PUBLIC AFFAIRS

  • #StopTheStigma, StoryDriven & North Carolina State University Counseling Center, Bryce McNabb
  • Domestic Violence: The Hidden Hurt, WXII, Wanda Starke, Chris Petersen
  • Rundown: The Fight Against Blight in Memphis, Running Pony, Melissa Sweazy
  • Transformed, WRAL, Jennifer Sorber Smith, David Crabtree, Tom Normanly, Aysu Basaran, Clay Johnson
  • Violence in Memphis: Saving Our City , WHBQ, Mearl Purvis, Ernie Freeman, Patti McGettigan, Darrell Greene

COMMUNITY SERVICE

  • Habitat For Humanity: Building A Better Future, WATE, Kristin Farley
  • HungerFreeNC, WRAL, Shelly Leslie, Justin Arner, Steve Elizondo, Phyllis Parish Howard, Steven Hammel, William W Burch, Debra Morgan, David Crabtree, Jana Crye, Jodi Leese Glusco, Wendy Gatlin
  • Local 24 Cares, WATN, Thomas Holmes

INFORMATIONAL/INSTRUCTIONAL PROGRAM

  • Creating Hope A History of the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center, Vanderbilt Peabody College, Lyle Jackson, Jack Isenhour
  • Make Your Vote Count, Time Warner Cable News, Jennifer Babich, Loretta Boniti, Andrew Sorensen, Mark Barger, Linnie Supall
  • VU Inside: Building an Artificial Kidney, Vanderbilt University News and Communications, Patrick Slattery, Amy Wolf, Zachary Eagles

INFORMATIONAL/INSTRUCTIONAL SERIES

  • Seasonal Science, UNC-TV, David Huppert, Melissa Salpietra
  • Tennessee Uncharted, Popfizz, Joseph Nother, Taylor Walters, Erick Baker
  • Tennessee’s Wild Side, The Jackson Foundation, Steve Hall
  • VU Inside: Caving for Climate Change Clues, Vanderbilt University News and Communications, Amy Wolf, Zachary Eagles, Mike Todd
  • Wild Side TV: Nature’s Classroom, The Jackson Foundation, Ken Tucker

CHILDREN’S PROGRAM

  • PBS Kids Writers Winner’s Circle, UNC-TV, Heather Dollar, Len Faulconer, Tisha Howard, Nancy Rich

SPECIAL EVENT COVERAGE

  • Countdown to the Air Show, WATE, Sarah Self, Ryan O’Donnell, David Dixon
  • Nitty Gritty Dirt Band & Friends – Fifty Years, Circlin’ Back!, Todd Squared, Todd Jarrell, Todd Mayo, Steve Schweidel, James Yockey
  • Smashville Saturday, FOX Sports South, Randy Stephens, Bob Kohl, Rohan Backfisch, Jill Gossard-Cook, John Tackett, Kendall Burgess, Mark Howard, Stu Grimson, Terry Crisp, Lyndsay Rowley
  • Smoky Mountain Air Show, WBIR, Martha Jennings, Annie Carr

LIFESTYLE PROGRAM FEATURE

  • Discover the Upper Cumberland: Grassy Cove, WCTE, Desiree Duncan, Craig Gray
  • Royal Canadian Pacific, Wide Eye Prductions, Robert Van Camp

INTERACTIVITY

  • Buzzworthy Bees!, WTVF, Nick Beres, Jared Turner, Rebekah Pewitt, Laken Bowles
  • Soundtrack of America: Made in Tennessee, TNDV: Television & MTP, Nicholas E. Dugger, Robert Pace, Chris Payne

COMMUNITY/PUBLIC SERVICE SPOT

  • Facing Addiction “Its Time”, Yamaha Entertainment Group of America, Chris Gero
  • Goodwill Success Story: Cassandra, Priceless Miscellaneous, Matthew Tyndall, Erik Button
  • Jude “Family”, ALSAC/St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Michael Hamlet
  • Terminar la violencia escolar (End school violence), J5 Productions, Gerald Jones, Jalen Jones, Kevin Clark

COMMUNITY/PUBLIC SERVICE CAMPAIGN

  • Charlotte Radiology: Screening Saves, GreyHawk Films, Joanne Hock
  • Coats for the Children, WRAL, Anita Normanly
  • Starting a Small Business in Charlotte, Priceless Miscellaneous, Matthew Tyndall, Erik Button
  • What Is 13?, AAF Nashville, Kristen Cole, Tom Woodard, Mark Farrar, Steven Knapp, Michael Hutzel, Ray Barnette, Deidre Wieszciecinski

PROMO SPOT/NEWS SAME DAY

  • Bug Water!, WRAL, Justin Arner
  • Real Time Sports Promo with Chris Clark, WCNC, Christopher Clark
  • Record Rain in Memphis, WHBQ, Ron J. DeJoseph, Jr., Tim Doyle
  • Road To Freedom, WSMV, Don Mashburn

PROMO SPOT/NEWS

  • Active Shooter Stopper, WHBQ, Emily Stricklin Yates
  • Al Whitaker Takes Action, WHNT, Becky Shores, Bradley, Thompson
  • Domestic Violence Special, WSOC, Lacy LeVasseur, Josh Lucas, Dave Kaminsky, Albert Spear
  • NewsChannel 5 Investigates: School Bus Seatbelts, WTVF, Jerry L. Walker
  • Online Anger, WRAL, Justin Arner

PROMO SPOT/NEWS IMAGE

  • CBS North Carolina: “Now”, WNCN, Reuben Carrington, Jason Kane, Ronald Saavedra, Kristen Byrum
  • ITEAM – I Work 4 You, WSMV, Brian Hallett, Don Mashburn, Luanne Stuart
  • Meet Storm3, WBTV, Robby Thomas, Joseph Dunn, Jon Wicker
  • Morning Coffee, WKRN, Rick Snyder, Steven Roth
  • NewsChannel 5 Morning People “Early Birds”, WTVF, Jerry L. Walker

PROMO SPOT/IMAGE

  • Long Live Arts, Priceless Miscellaneous, Matthew Tyndall, Erik Button, Abigail Clark, Ben Premeaux
  • The Company We Keep, Yamaha Entertainment Group of America, Chris Gero
  • This Is Home, WSMV, Brian Hallett, Don Mashburn
  • We are TDOT, Tennessee Department of Transportation, Jeff Davidson

PROMO SPOT/SPORTS

  • 2016 ACC Tournament featuring Jason Aldean, Raycom Sports, David Barringer, Jeremy Williams, Chris Duzan, Joshua Vinson, Maxwell Brooke
  • ACC Football – “We Will Always Win”, FOX Sports South, Charles Frederick, Adam Shumaker
  • Football Friday Mash-up!, WRAL, Don Ursich
  • Memphis Forever, Memphis Grizzlies, Nicholas Modisett
  • University of Memphis Tigers Football: Wait til This Year, Running Pony, Drew Smith
  • WNCN Friday Night Blitz 2015, WNCN, Reuben Carrington, Jason Kane, Kristen Byrum

PROMO CAMPAIGN

  • CW LEGO Campaign, WNCT, Christopher Edmonds
  • I Work 4 You, WSMV, Brian Hallett, Don Mashburn, Luanne Stuart
  • Morning People, WTVF, Jerry L. Walker
  • The Peacock, WRAL, Shelly Leslie, Anita Normanly, Shan Zhong, Steve Elizondo, Jay Yovanovich, John Roberts, Wendy Gatlin
  • WRAL Investigates, WRAL, Justin Arner

COMMERCIAL SPOT

  • Chattanooga CVB “Best Town Best Time”, The Johnson Group, Roger Vaughn, Mike Polcari, Chuck Morrow
  • Erlanger “Arrows”, The Johnson Group, Roger Vaughn, Mike Polcari, Chuck Morrow
  • Erlanger “Burdened”, The Johnson Group, Roger Vaughn, Mike Polcari, Chuck Morrow
  • Erlanger “Squeaky”, The Johnson Group, Roger Vaughn, Mike Polcari, Chuck Morrow
  • Pigeon Forge “Show and Tell”, Bohan, Penny Rahe
  • U.S. Pest Protection “Eagle Steve”, Bohan, Penny Rahe

COMMERCIAL CAMPAIGN

  • Erlanger “World Class”, The Johnson Group, Roger Vaughn, Mike Polcari, Chuck Morrow
  • St. Thomas Health “Mariota”, Bohan, Penny Rahe
  • St. Thomas Health “Nothing Shall Be Impossible”, Bohan, Penny Rahe
  • Trianon Tequila TV Campaign, The Johnson Group, Roger Vaughn, Mike Polcari, Chuck Morrow

INTERSTITIAL

  • A Word on Words, Nashville Public Television, Linda Wei, Matthew Emigh, Will Pedigo, JT Ellison, Mary Laura Philpott, Beth Curley
  • JCK 2016 “City of Bling” , Jewelry Television, Sharon Merritt
  • Tucson 2016: “It’s Kind of a Big Deal”, Jewelry Television, Sharon Merritt

ANIMATION

  • Kids With Cars, Villain Place, Lloyd Aur Norman, Cameron McCasland
  • Perkins – Bacon Burger, The Buntin Group, Tom Gibney
  • Perkins – Build-A-Breakfast, The Buntin Group, Tom Gibney
  • Scott Linkous Composite, WSOC, Scott Linkous
  • Shan Animation Composite, WRAL, Shan Zhong

AUDIO

  • Bluegrass Underground Season V, Todd Squared, Andy Kern, Danny Poland, Bradley Baisley, Paul Fuerstenberger, Robert Devlin. JJ Hacker
  • Nathan Reisman Composite, Running Pony, Nathan Reisman
  • SkyVille Live, SkyVille & TNDV: Television, Nicholas E. Dugger, Wally Wilson, Mills Logan, Adam Ellis, JJ Hacker

DIRECTOR/NEWS

  • A great team, WCNC, Alexandra Evans
  • Diemer Composite, WTVF, Andrew Diemer
  • More Than A Spacebar, WHNT, D. Allen “Tater” Terry

DIRECTOR/PROGRAM

  • Bluegrass Underground Season V, Todd Squared, James Yockey, Robin Chessor
  • Creating Hope: A History of the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center, Vanderbilt Peabody College, Lyle Jackson
  • Our State: The Story of Virginia Johnson, UNC-TV, Morgan Potts
  • SkyVille Live, TNDV: Television, Nicholas E. Dugger

DIRECTOR/SHORT FORM

  • Carolin Campbell – Yamaha Electric Violin, Yamaha Entertainment Group of America, Chris Gero
  • Francis Asbury: A Flame Spirit, The United Methodist Church, Steve Horswill-Johnston
  • My Seventh-Grade Life In Tights Book Trailer, Halangarde Pictures, Bill Cornelius

EDITOR/NEWS

  • Chris Clark – Slicing and dicing clips for your entertainment, WCNC, Christopher Clark
  • Ken Shermer Edits, WCNC, Ken Shermer
  • Sculpt. Paint., WSMV, Forrest Sanders

EDITOR/PROGRAM

  • Creating Hope: A History of the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center, Vanderbilt Peabody College, Lyle Jackson
  • EARTHCASTER, Minnow Media, Donna Campbell
  • Francis Asbury: A Flame Spirit , The United Methodist Church, Matthew Pessoni, Scott Pessoni, Scott C. Jackson

EDITOR/SHORT FORM

  • ABC11 Eyewitness News Reel, WTVD, Darin Saavedra, Ronald Saavedra
  • Francis Asbury: A Flame Spirit, The United Methodist Church, Matthew Pessoni, Scott Pessoni, Scott C. Jackson
  • Mitch Martin Editing Composite, Running Pony, Mitch Martin

GRAPHIC ARTS

  • Shan Graphic Arts Composite, WRAL, Shan Zhong
  • Tim Williams Graphic Art Composite – Severe Winter Weather Mobile App, WSOC, Tim Williams
  • WHNT 2015 Graphics, WHNT, Jacob Greene, Maci Guthrie

LIGHTING

  • Bluegrass Underground Season V, Todd Squared, Allen Branton, Han Henze, Todd Latia
  • Francis Asbury: A Flame Spirit , The United Methodist Church, Matthew Pessoni
  • SkyVille Live, SkyVille & TNDV: Television, Nicholas E. Dugger, Wally Wilson, Bryan Lee, Jeff Gordon

MUSIC COMPOSER/ARRANGER

  • Chattanooga CVB “Best Town Best Time”, The Johnson Group, Roger Vaughn, Mike Polcari, Chuck Morrow
  • First In Forestry: Carl Schenck and The Biltmore Forest School, Concentrix Music and Sound Design, Fred Story
  • Our State: Keeper Of The Vine, Concentrix Music and Sound Design, Fred Story
  • The Company We Keep, Yamaha Entertainment Group of America, Chris Gero

PHOTOGRAPHER/NEWS

  • Angelica Dones Composite, WTVF, Angelica Dones
  • Catherine Steward Photography Composite, WTVF, Catherine Steward
  • Roll Forrest Roll, WSMV, Forrest Sanders
  • Romeo Lucchesi: Composite Work, WATN, Romeo Lucchesi
  • Stephen Clapper Photography Composite, WTVF, Stephen Clapper

PHOTOGRAPHER/PROGRAM

  • Francis Asbury: A Flame Spirit , The United Methodist Church, Matthew Pessoni, Scott Pessoni
  • Is The Little Red Light On?, Saint Thomas Health, Ian Bailey
  • Seth Johnson – Videography for Brush Country Monsters, OI Design Group, Seth Johnson

PHOTOGRAPHER/SHORT FORM

  • #Soul, Memphis Grizzlies, Nicholas Modisett
  • Francis Asbury: A Flame Spirit, The United Methodist Church, Matthew Pessoni, Scott Pessoni
  • Hallett’s Visuals, WSMV, Brian Hallett
  • Nicholas Ross – Promotional Photography, WHBQ, Nicholas Ross
  • StoryWalker Photography, JWalker Pictures, Jerry L. Walker

SET DESIGN

  • Francis Asbury: A Flame Spirit, The United Methodist Church, Matthew Pessoni, Duncan Ragsdale, Scott C. Jackson, Scott Pessoni
  • JTV’s Rock Star Designer Set Environments, Jewelry Television, Joseph Richani, Cheri Perry, Dara Canada

TECHNICAL ACHIEVEMENT

  • Bluegrass Underground, Todd Squared, Nicholas E. Dugger, JJ Hacker, Robert Devlin, Todd Jarrell, Todd Mayo
  • Live Drive!, WTVF, Mark Martin, Alexandra Koehn
  • Panthers Pride, WSOC, Ted Hand, Jamie Walters
  • Soundtrack of America: Made in Tennessee, TNDV: Television & MTP, Nicholas E. Dugger, Robert Pace, Chris Payne
  • WRAL-TV Launches World’s First Next Generation of TV, WRAL, Mike Mory, Peter Sockett, Frederick Kelly, Josh Knapp, Matthew Brandes, Rick Congleton, Jimmy Goodmon, Steven Hammel

VIDEO JOURNALIST

  • Briscoe Composite, WFMY, Benjamin Briscoe
  • Matheny’s Great Outdoors, WBIR, Jim Matheny
  • The One Woman Storyteller, WBTV, Sarah Blake Morgan
  • The Waiting Room, WSMV, Forrest Sanders
  • Video Journalist Compilation, WUVC, Ginna Cardenas

VIDEO ESSAY

  • Holy Crap, WCTI, Allen Fairbanks
  • Stories from the NICU, Saint Thomas Health, Ian Bailey
  • Teachers by Day, Entertainers by Night, WTVI, Doug Stacker
  • We’re Not What Those People Say, Saint Thomas Health, Ian Bailey

WRITER/NEWS

  • Amanda Hara Composite, WVLT, Amanda Hara
  • Chris Conte Composite, WTVF, Chris Conte
  • Jason Lamb Writing Composite, WTVF, Jason Lamb

WRITER/PROGRAM

  • Creating Hope: A History of the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center, Vanderbilt Peabody College, Jack Isenhour
  • Stories By Kim Holt, WSOC, Kim Holt
  • Tennessee Uncharted, Popfizz, Taylor Walters, Erick Baker
  • Writing on the Wild Side, The Jackson Foundation, Ken Tucker

WRITER/SHORT FORM

  • Francis Asbury: A Flame Spirit, The United Methodist Church, Steve Horswill-Johnston
  • I Work 4 You, WSMV, Don Mashburn
  • Melissa Sweazy Composite, Running Pony, Melissa Sweazy
  • Mint Museum 80th Anniversary Year of the Woman Video , Kelso Communications , Marty Kelso

30TH MIDSOUTH EMMY® AWARD RECIPIENTS

IN ORDER OF PRESENTATION FEBRUARY 27, 2016

COMMUNITY/PUBLIC SERVICE (PSA) SPOT – TIE

Hope to Dream, VIA Productions, Tom Strodtbeck

Nashville Rescue Mission “Home for Christmas”, WTVF, Jerry L. Walker, Doug Seegers

COMMUNITY/PUBLIC SERVICE (PSA) CAMPAIGN

#Brake4Buses, WNCN, Reuben Carrington, Jason Kane, Robby Thomas

COMMERCIAL SPOT

Trex “The Greatest Light Show”, The Buntin Group, Tom Gibney

COMMERCIAL CAMPAIGN

St. Thomas Health “Nothing Shall Be Impossible”, Bohan, Penny Rahe, Matt Weber

INTERSTITIAL

Zuri, Rosi, and Circle de Luz, Priceless Miscellaneous, Matthew Tyndall, Erik Button, Justin Ruckman, Tim Grant

PROMO SPOT/NEWS SAME DAY

Sports Promo with a Skosh of Weather, WCNC, Christopher Clark

PROMO SPOT/NEWS

Cyber Bullying, WNCT, Marc Morriston, Aaron Bevill, Jason Bullock

PROMO SPOT/NEWS IMAGE

WNCN Today: Go Be Great Durham, WNCN, Reuben Carrington, Jason Kane, Robby Thomas

PROMO SPOT/PROGRAM

WRAL Documentary: An Obvious Suspect, WRAL, Jay Yovanovich

PROMO SPOT/IMAGE

I  Do So Like That App From 2, WFMY, David Fields, Chris Allight

PROMO SPOT/SPORTS

Numbers — The UNC-Duke 2015 ACC Network Tease, Raycom Sports, Richard Brooke, Maxwell Brooke

PROMO CAMPAIGN

WNCN: Tools of The Trade, WNCN, Reuben Carrington, Jason Kane, Robby Thomas

SPORTSCAST

Chris Clark – All I Ever Wanted To Be Was A Sportscaster, WCNC, Christopher Clark

SPORTS NEWS FEATURE

Panthers Football: Search for New Heroes, WCNC, Christopher Clark

SPORTS PROGRAM FEATURE

Brian Stann, Raycom Sports, David Barringer

SPORTS EVENT/GAME

NHL Playoffs – Chicago Blackhawks vs. Nashville Predators – Game 5, FOX Sports Tennessee, Randy Stephens, Rohan Backfisch, Brett Newkirk, John Tackett, David White, Pete Weber, Stu Grimson, Bob Kohl, Mark Howard, Terry Crisp, Lyndsay Rowley, David Raynak

AUDIO

Bluegrass Underground, Todd Squared, Andy Kern, Adam Ellis, Bradley Baisley, Paul Fuerstenberger

MUSIC COMPOSER/ARRANGER – TIE

Miro: The Experience of Seeing, Concentrix Music and Sound Design, Fred Story

The Gift, Yamaha Entertainment Group of America, Chris Gero

EDITOR/NEWS

Chris Clark – Making People Say Wow Daily, WCNC, Christopher Clark

EDITOR/PROGRAM

Roy Williams’ Game Day Security Blanket, StoryDriven Media Group, Philip Henry

EDITOR/SHORT FORM  – TIE

Butch Jones Show Open Tease, Maul Media, Chris Vining

Mitch Martin Editing Composite, Running Pony, Mitch Martin

DIRECTOR/NEWS

Tater Directs the Five, WHNT, D. Allen “Tater” Terry

DIRECTOR/PROGRAM

An Invitation to Hope, Gemini Production Group, Steve Horswill-Johnston, Scott C. Jackson

DIRECTOR/SHORT FORM

McKenzies Mill Electronic Press Kit, knapptimecreative, Steven Knapp

NEWS SPECIAL

Policing For Profit, WTVF, Phil Williams, Bryan Staples, Kevin Wisniewski

SPECIAL EVENT COVERAGE

Sounds New Stadium Opening, WTVF, Rhonda Roberts, Lori Hinkle, Rhori Johnston

DOCUMENTARY/CULTURAL

First Language – The Race to Save Cherokee, The Language and Life Project at NC State University, Neal Hutcheson, Danica Cullinan

DOCUMENTARY/TOPICAL

NPT Reports: Aging Matters – Aging in Place, Nashville Public Television, Will Pedigo, Matthew Emigh

DOCUMENTARY/HISTORICAL

Story of Charles Scott, Raycom Sports, Jeremy Williams, Maxwell Brooke, Richard Brooke, David Daly, Cory Alexander

HISTORIC/CULTURAL PROGRAM FEATURE/SEGMENT

Our State: Hart Square, UNC-TV, Morgan Potts, Mike Burke, Steve Price, Karen Pearce, Grant Dennis, Mike Milstead, Brian Faulkner, Fred Story. Amy Pasquini

INVESTIGATIVE REPORT

Identities for Sale, WSMV, Jeremy Finley, Jason Finley

INVESTIGATIVE SERIES

The Sheriff’s Campaign, WSMV, Jeremy Finley, Jason Finley

JOURNALISTIC ENTERPRISE

Memphis on a Mission, WREG, Matthew Stein, Stephanie Scurlock. April Thompson, Richard Ransom, Gary Blankenship, Zaneta Lowe, Alex Coleman

WEATHER

February Freeze, WTVF, Ron Howes, Lelan A. Statom, Charles Neese, Kelly Cox, Chris Conte, Cuthbert Langley, Amy Watson, Jennifer Reyes

CONTINUING COVERAGE – WITHIN 24 HOURS

Riot at Woodland Hills, WSMV, Billy Hodge, Erika Kent, Justin Leach, Holly Thompson, Nick Morgan, Kara Apel, Anne McCloy

CONTINUING COVERAGE – NO TIME LIMIT

Trouble at Woodland Hills, WSMV, Jeremy Finley, Billy Hodge, Holly Thompson, Nancy Amons, Hayley Mason

INTERACTIVITY

#HungerFreeNC, WRAL, Shelly Leslie, Jodi Leese Glusco, Wendy Gatlin, Steve Loyd

SPOT NEWS

Durham Black Lives Matter March, WRAL, Lori Grant, Ken Smith, Mark Simpson, Kevin Davis, James A. Ford, Jr.

BREAKING NEWS

Scaffolding Collapse, WRAL, Rick Gall, Miriam K Melvin, Joseph Thomas, Laura Leslie, Monica  Laliberte, Waliya Lari, Michelle Marsh, Keyetta Mangum, Kianey Carter, Sloane Heffernan, Miranda Dotson, Jenna Auman

GENERAL ASSIGNMENT – WITHIN 24 HOURS

Match for Mary Ann, WTVF, Chris Conte

GENERAL ASSIGNMENT – NO TIME LIMIT

Swatting, WRAL, Renee Chou, Randall Kerr, Greg Clark

BUSINESS/CONSUMER REPORT

Carolina Impact / Catawba Casino: The Big Bet, WTVI, Jeff Sonier, Doug Stacker

SPECIALTY ASSIGNMENT REPORT – TIE

Alzheimer’s: Family, Music, and Hope, WKRN, Robbyn DeSpain, Samantha Fisher, Scott Mottern

WNCN Investigates: Energy Exploration in North Carolina, WNCN, Jonathan Rodriguez, Bolton      Minnick, David Hattman, Cary Gough

VIDEO JOURNALIST

Every Day between Charlotte and Demonbreun, WSMV, Forrest Sanders

VIDEO ESSAY

Hardest Day of My Life, WTVF, Ted Nelson

COMMUNITY SERVICE

#Brake4Buses, WNCN, Andrea Parquet-Taylor

INFORMATIONAL/INSTRUCTIONAL PROGRAM

Saving Lives: Safe and Supportive Schools in Tennessee. Vanderbilt Peabody College, Lyle Jackson

INFORMATIONAL/INSTRUCTIONAL SERIES

Tennessee’s Wild Side, The Jackson Foundation Media Productions, Doug Jackson

PUBLIC AFFAIRS

Aging Matters: Caregiving, Nashville Public Television, LaTonya Turner, Suzy Hence

CHILDREN’S PROGRAM

Mother Goose Club, Sockeye Media, Sona Jho, Harry Jho

ARTS

Everyone Has a Place, John S. And James L. Knight Foundation, Dennis Scholl. Marlon Johnson

ENTERTAINMENT

2014 Americana Music Honors & Awards, High Five Entertainment, Martin Fischer, Jed Hilly, Edie Lynn Hoback, Michelle Aquilato

MAGAZINE SEGMENT

Tennessee Crossroads: Eyes on LaFollette, Nashville Public Television, Will Pedigo, Matthew Emigh

MAGAZINE PROGRAM

FOX 17 Photog Special, WZTV, Bob Shrader, Ryan Brooker, Ian Bailey. Scott Simpson. Erika Kurre, James Egbert, Darin Belcher, Ryan Thornburg, Jordan Powell

LIFESTYLE PROGRAM FEATURE/SEGMENT

Rocky Mountaineer, Wide Eye Productions, Robert Van Camp

LIGHT FEATURE NEWS REPORT

Pelican 212, WTVF, Chris Conte, Nathan C Sharkey

LIGHT FEATURE NEWS SERIES

Bulger’s Beat, WSMV, Terry Bulger

SERIOUS FEATURE NEWS REPORT

Sing Me a Story, WTVF, Jason Lamb, Catherine Steward

SERIOUS FEATURE NEWS SERIES

#Boozeitloseit, WNCN, Jonathan Rodriguez, Cary Gough, David Hattman

GRAPHIC ARTS

Adam Shumaker- 2014-15 Graphics Composite, FOX Sports South, Adam Shumaker

ANIMATION

The Value of a Duke Education, Duke University, Robert Carson Mataxis

SET DESIGN

K-LOVE Fan Awards 2015, Go LIVE Productions, Scott Moore

LIGHTING

K-LOVE Fan Awards 2015, Go LIVE Productions, Tony Fransen

TECHNICAL ACHIEVEMENT

Bluegrass Underground, Todd Squared, Todd Mayo, Todd Jarrell, Nicholas E. Dugger, Adam Ellis, Robert Devlin, Andrew Humphries

WRITER/NEWS

Chris Conte Composite, WTVF, Chris Conte

WRITER/PROGRAM

Saving Lives, Safe and Supportive Schools in Tennessee, Vanderbilt Peabody College, Jack Isenhour

WRITER/SHORT FORM

Patrick Stage Writing Composite, Memphis Grizzlies, Patrick Stage

PHOTOGRAPHER/NEWS

Catherine Steward Photography Composite, WTVF, Catherine Steward

PHOTOGRAPHER/PROGRAM

An Invitation to Hope, Gemini Production Group, Matthew Pessoni, Scott Pessoni

PHOTOGRAPHER/SHORT FORM

Greater Memphis Trailer, Memphis Grizzlies, Nicholas Modisett

NEWSCAST/WEEKEND

Eyewitness News Sunday 6PM, WSOC, Kim Holt, Dana Ellison, Phil Orban, Andy Holt, Christopher Johnson, Stacey Minchin, Stephanie Coueignoux, Lawrence Gilligan, Ken Lemon

NEWSCAST/MORNING

February Snow Noon Newscast, WRAL, Miriam K Melvin, Keyetta Mangum, Elizabeth Gardner, Nathan Johnson, Michelle Marsh, Amanda Smith, Jenna Auman

NEWSCAST/EVENING

NewsChannel 5 at 6: Snow, WTVF, Rhonda Roberts, Rhori Johnston, Shannon Royster

NEWS EXCELLENCE

WRAL News Excellence, WRAL, Rick Gall

30TH Midsouth Emmy® Award Nominations

Compiled by Vaden Group, CPA’S

NEWS EXCELLENCE

Channel 4 News: Working 4 You, WSMV, Jim Gilchriest, Michelle Palmer

News 2, WKRN, Matthew Zelkind

NewsChannel 5 Network, WTVF, Sandy Boonstra, Michelle Bonnett

WBIR- Straight from the Heart, WBIR, Martha Jennings

WNCN News Excellence, WNCN, Andrea Parquet-Taylor

WRAL News Excellence, WRAL, Rick Gall

NEWSCAST/EVENING

Amtrak Train Crash, WRAL, Lori Grant, Jamie Thomas, Mark Simpson, Gerald Owens,  Adam Owens

Channel 4 News at 10:00, WSMV, Matthew Parker, Tom Randles

Eyewitness News at 5PM: Charleston Shootings, WSOC, Kathryn Parker, Erica Bryant, Natalie Pasquarella, Blair Miller, Jesse Tucker

News 2 at 10, WKRN, Robbyn DeSpain, Kenneth Wilson

NewsChannel 5 at 6: Snow, WTVF, Rhonda Roberts, Rhori Johnston, Shannon Royster

School Bus Tragedy, WBIR, Andrew Weil, Megan Johnson

NEWSCAST/MORNING

Channel 4 News Today: Ice Storm, WSMV, Erika Kent, Holly Thompson, Paul Heggen, Jennifer Herron, Justin Leach, Billy Hodge, Adrianne Flores, Rudy Kalis, Nickie E. Jennings, Anne McCloy, Talia Naquin, Kara Apel

February Snow Noon Newscast, WRAL, Miriam K Melvin, Keyetta Mangum, Elizabeth Gardner, Nathan Johnson, Michelle Marsh, Amanda Smith, Jenna Auman

News 2 This Morning, WKRN, John Polumbo, Bartt Baird, Janna Kennedy

NewsChannel 5 This Morning: I-65 Tanker Explosion, WTVF, Samantha Miller, Steve Hayslip, Amy Watson, Cuthbert Langley, Thomas Crouse

NewsChannel 5 This Morning: Snow, WTVF, Chris Davis

WBTV News This Morning – Charleston Church Shooting, WBTV, Molly Kelleher, Tim Capasso, Keshia Rice, John Carter, Christine Sperow, Kristen Miranda, Al Conklin, Chris Larson, Ashton Pellom, Mark Davenport, Alexis Mitchell

NEWSCAST/WEEKEND

Channel 4 News at 10:00, WSMV, Christina Flowers, Alanna Autler, Carley  Gordon

Eyewitness News Sunday 6PM, WSOC, Kim Holt, Dana Ellison, Phil Orban, Andy Holt, Christopher Johnson, Stacey Minchin, Stephanie Coueignoux, Lawrence Gilligan, Ken Lemon

Remembering Dean Smith, WCNC, Jacqueline  Hauser

Weekend Newscast: Remembering Dean Smith, WNCN, Cory Knapp, Kathleen Jacob, Sean Maroney, John Lindsay

SPOT NEWS

Durham Black Lives Matter March, WRAL, Lori Grant, Ken Smith, Mark Simpson, Kevin Davis, James A. Ford, Jr.

Halifax Train Crash, WRAL, Rick Gall, James A. Ford, Jr.. Sloane Heffernan

I-65 Tanker Fire, WTVF, Thomas Crouse, Samantha Miller, Amy Watson. Cuthbert Langley, Jennifer Reyes, Shannon Royster, Cary Clark

Tanker Truck Explosion, WZTV, David Ditmore, Sarah Shiverdecker, Erika Lathon

BREAKING NEWS

3 Killed When 2 School Buses Collide, WBIR, Tonja Burk, Martha Jennings, Andrew Weil, Megan Johnson

Charleston Church Shooter Caught in Shelby, WBTV, John Carter, Christine Sperow, Ashton Pellom, Mark Davenport, Thomas Hopkins, Alexis Mitchell

Charleston Church Shooting, WCNC, Matt King

Scaffolding Collapse, WRAL, Rick Gall, Miriam K Melvin, Joseph Thomas, Laura Leslie, Monica  Laliberte, Waliya Lari, Michelle Marsh, Keyetta Mangum, Kianey Carter, Sloane Heffernan, Miranda Dotson, Jenna Auman

The Breakout, WTVF, Todd Walker, Jimmy Farmer, Cuthbert Langley

GENERAL ASSIGNMENT – WITHIN 24 HOURS

Carmen Rodriguez, WUVC, Belen Gomez-Jordana

Congratulations, Dr. Ray, WTVF, Jason Lamb, Catherine Steward

Match for Mary Ann, WTVF, Chris Conte

Mourning a Maestro, WBIR, Jim Matheny

The Unknown Soldiers, WSMV, Dennis Ferrier, Jason Clouse

Undocugraduation, WUVC, Belen Gomez-Jordana

GENERAL ASSIGNMENT – NO TIME LIMIT

#Brake4Buses, WNCN, Jonathan Rodriguez, Cary Gough

A Broken Law, WTVF, Chris Conte, Angelica Dones

Letters to Tennessee, WSMV, Forrest Sanders

Swatting, WRAL, Renee Chou, Randall Kerr, Greg Clark

The Truth About 911, WCNC, Michelle Boudin, John Gray, Robin Lipe

CONTINUING COVERAGE – WITHIN 24 HOURS

Chapel Hill Killings, WRAL, Rick Gall, Waliya Lari, James A. Ford, Jr., Kathryn Brown, Ken Smith, Amanda Lamb, Aysu Basaran

Chapel Hill Shooting: 3 Muslim Students Killed, WNCN, Andrea  Parquet-Taylor

Charleston Church Shooting, WCNC, Matt King

Charleston Shooting, WUVC, Jaime Zea, Natalia Verdina

Fire Destroys Bridge, WSMV, Billy Hodge, Justin Leach, Anne McCloy, Jason Clouse, Nickie E. Jennings

Riot at Woodland Hills, WSMV, Billy Hodge, Erika Kent, Justin Leach, Holly Thompson, Nick Morgan, Kara Apel, Anne McCloy

CONTINUING COVERAGE – NO TIME LIMIT

Green Mile Investigation, WZTV, Sabrina Hall, Scott Simpson, Ryan Brooker, Ryan Thornburg

Taking Action, Getting Results: The Connie Ibarra Story, WHNT, David Kumbroch, Carrie Marchese, Gregg Stone

The Day They Found Holly, WTVF, Chris Conte, Nick Beres, Angelica Dones

The Rape That Rocked a Campus, WTVF, Nick Beres, Chris Conte, Michelle Bonnett, Rick Casebeer, Andrew Diemer, Marielena Ramos, Dominic Leonardo

Trouble at Woodland Hills, WSMV, Jeremy Finley, Billy Hodge, Holly Thompson, Nancy Amons, Hayley Mason

Wayne County Community College Shooting, WRAL, Aysu Basaran, Miriam K Melvin, Joseph Thomas, Mikaya Thurmond, Kianey Carter, Amanda Smith

SERIOUS FEATURE NEWS REPORT

15 Years Later: The Son Rae Carruth Never Wanted, WSOC, Erica Bryant

Injured Trooper, WRAL, Cullen Browder, Greg Clark

Sing Me a Story, WTVF, Jason Lamb, Catherine Steward

The Funeral of Dugan Smith, WRAL, Debra Morgan

The Loop, WSMV, Jason Finley

Who Killed Elbert Williams, WATN, Kelli Cook, Kenyon Corbitt

SERIOUS FEATURE NEWS SERIES

#Boozeitloseit, WNCN, Jonathan Rodriguez, Cary Gough, David Hattman

Jake and Evelyn Get a Home, WATE, Don Dare, Dave Wignall

School Playground Problems, WBIR, Jim Matheny, Mike Donila

LIGHT FEATURE NEWS REPORT

Dancing Through Chemo, WCNC, Michelle Boudin

Elvis Was in the Building, WGHP, Bob Buckley

Giving the Gift of Life, Saint Thomas Health, Nick Paranjape, Brett Beauregard

Pelican 212, WTVF, Chris Conte, Nathan C Sharkey

Walking Medical Miracle, Saint Thomas Health, Nick Paranjape, Brett Beauregard

Wildlife Biology Exposure, WBIR, Jim Matheny

Wilted Flowers on Capitol Blvd., WSMV, Forrest Sanders

LIGHT FEATURE NEWS SERIES

Bulger’s Beat, WSMV, Terry Bulger

Mystery Target Kid Helped and Hired, WTVD, Anna Laurel

Pass It On, WREG, Richard Ransom, Gary Blankenship

Tar Heel Traveler – Stories, WRAL, Scott Mason

INVESTIGATIVE REPORT

Check On Your Contractor, WFMY, Lechelle Yates, Ryan Gavette

City Workers Slacking Off, WSOC, Scott Wickersham, Mike Stolp

Drugs in the Attic, WSMV, Brittany Freeman, Zina Bauman, Kimberly Curth

Identities for Sale, WSMV, Jeremy Finley, Jason Finley

Investigates: Guardrails, WRAL, Renee Chou, Edward Wilson

NewsChannel 5 Investigates: A Hog Farm and a State Representative, WTVF, Ben Hall, Mike Rose

NewsChannel 5 Investigates: A Mayor’s Truck. WTVF, Ben Hall, Kevin Wisniewski

INVESTIGATIVE SERIES

Building Boomtown, WTVF, Ben Hall, Kevin Wisniewski, Mike Rose, Terrence Boyce

NewsChannel 5 Investigates: Drug Dogs, WTVF, Phil Williams, Bryan Staples

NewsChannel 5 Investigates: The DA’s Deals, WTVF, Phil Williams

Sheriff Raided, WSMV, Nancy  Amons

The Sheriff’s Campaign, WSMV, Jeremy Finley, Jason Finley

BUSINESS/CONSUMER REPORT

Carolina Impact / Catawba Casino: The Big Bet, WTVI, Jeff Sonier, Doug Stacker

Duplicating Keys, WNCN, Jonathan Rodriguez, David Bertram, Cary Gough

Meat Under the Microscope, WSMV, Demetria Kalodimos, Zina Bauman

Nashville Motor Cars, WSMV, Nancy Amons, Billy Hodge

NewsChannel 5 Investigates: Consumer Alert, WTVF, Jennifer Kraus

SPECIALTY ASSIGNMENT REPORT

#MollysKids, WBTV, Molly Grantham, Joseph Muller

Alzheimer’s: Family, Music, and Hope, WKRN, Robbyn DeSpain, Samantha Fisher, Scott Mottern

FOX8 on Your Side: Playing it Safe, WGHP, Melissa Painter, Chris Weaver

Nothing Shall Be Impossible, Saint Thomas Health, Ian Bailey, Nick Paranjape, Brett Beauregard

Nursing Home Problems, WREG, Zaneta Lowe

WNCN Investigates: Energy Exploration in North Carolina, WNCN, Jonathan Rodriguez, Bolton Minnick, David Hattman, Cary Gough

JOURNALISTIC ENTERPRISE

Hara Has a Story, WVLT, Amanda Hara

Memphis on a Mission, WREG, Matthew Stein, Stephanie Scurlock. April Thompson, Richard Ransom, Gary Blankenship, Zaneta Lowe, Alex Coleman

Middle Tennessee Moments, WTVF, Chris Conte

News Channel 5 Investigates, WTVF, Phil Williams, Jennifer Kraus, Ben Hall

Stacy Case Composite, WZTV, Stacy Case

Zaneta Lowe Investigates, WREG, Zaneta Lowe

NEWS SPECIAL

1,000 Year Flood – 5 Years Later, WZTV, David Ditmore, Sarah Shiverdecker, Bob Shrader, Erika Lathon, Erika Kurre

Dean Smith Memorial, WNCN, Kathleen Jacob, Jodi Dishner

Dean Smith: Coaching Legend, WRAL, James A. Ford, Jr., Randall Kerr, Debra Morgan, Jeff Gravley, Kenneth Medlin, Diana Alston, Timothy King, Alison King, Leesa  Moore, Jason Jennings

Policing For Profit, WTVF, Phil Williams, Bryan Staples, Kevin Wisniewski

Senate Showdown 2014, WSOC, Tori Duncan, Scott Linkous, Blair Miller, Scott Schweers

The Nashville Sounds: A New Era, WSMV, Demetria Kalodimos, Rudy Kalis, Zina Bauman, Brittany Freeman, Joe Dubin, Chris Harris, Craig Landschoot

SPORTSCAST

Bee Gees & Baseball, WZTV, Paul H. Jones

Chris Clark – All I Ever Wanted To Be Was A Sportscaster, WCNC, Christopher Clark

Live from Smashville, WSMV, Chris Harris, Joe Dubin

No Highlights, No Problem, WSMV, Joe Dubin

SPORTS NEWS FEATURE

Now I’m Riding A Horse, WVLT, Amanda Hara, Kyle Warnke

Panthers Football: Search for New Heroes, WCNC, Christopher Clark

Sylvia Hatchell’s Biggest Victory, WRAL, Debra Morgan

The Dream Deferred, WMC, Ari Alexander

Vols Film Study, WBIR, Patrick Murray

SPORTS PROGRAM FEATURE

ACC Football Saturdays, Raycom Sports, Jeremy Williams, Maxwell Brooke, Richard Brooke, Alex Farmartino, Robert Reichley, David Barringer, Chris Duzan

Beneath the Ice, Gamma Blast, Chad Denning, Matt Nahay, Matt Carroll

Brian Stann, Raycom Sports, David Barringer

Grizzlies Films Presents: Chasing Greater, Memphis Grizzlies, Patrick Stage

The Story of Lorenzo Mauldin, Raycom Sports, Jeremy Williams

SPORTS EVENT/GAME

ACC Network: Wake Forest @ Syracuse Basketball, Raycom Sports, Alex Farmartino, Lonnie Dale

Friday Night Frenzy – Preseason Playbook, WCNC, Christopher Clark, Devon Heffer

NBA- Sacramento Kings vs. Memphis Grizzlies, FOX Sports South, Randy Stephens, Rohan Backfisch, Scott Zachry, Tom Huet, Pete Pranica, Brevin Knight, Sean Tuohy, Rob Fischer, Brian Wright. Michael Edwards

NHL Playoffs – Chicago Blackhawks vs. Nashville Predators – Game 5, FOX Sports Tennessee, Randy Stephens, Rohan Backfisch, Brett Newkirk, John Tackett, David White, Pete Weber, Stu Grimson, Bob Kohl, Mark Howard, Terry Crisp, Lyndsay Rowley, David Raynak

The Country Music Marathon, WTVF, Rhori Johnston, Chris Conte, Cuthbert Langley

WEATHER

Claiborne County Tornado, WATE, Linda Nguyen, Matt Hinkin, Ken Weathers

February Freeze, WTVF, Ron Howes, Lelan A. Statom, Charles Neese, Kelly Cox, Chris Conte, Cuthbert Langley, Amy Watson, Jennifer Reyes

Lessons Learned From Every Storm, WHNT, Jerry Hayes, Meredith Miller, Shane Hays, Jason Simpson, Jake Reed, Ben Smith, Brandon Chambers. Al Whitaker

Lisa Spencer Weather, WSMV, Lisa Spencer

News 2 Weather, WKRN. Lisa Patton

Winter 2015 Snow, WRAL, Rick Gall, Elizabeth Gardner, Nathan Johnson, Miranda Dotson, Amanda Lamb, Bonnie Moore

DOCUMENTARY/CULTURAL

David Holt’s State of Music, Will & Deni Media, Deni McIntyre, Will McIntyre

First Language – The Race to Save Cherokee, The Language and Life Project at NC State University, Neal Hutcheson, Danica Cullinan

Rock My Soul, Todd Squared, David Macias, Todd Mayo, Larry Nager, Todd Jarrell

Take Me Out to the Bulls Game, WRAL, Jay Jennings, Clay Johnson, Steve Elizondo, Josh Knapp, Richard Adkins

The Highline, an American Treasure, Wide Eye Productions, Robert Van Camp

Wessyngton Plantation: A Family’s Road to Freedom, Nashville Public Television, Ed Jones, Joe DelMerico, Joey Hodge, LaTonya Turner

DOCUMENTARY/TOPICAL

A Call for Help, WRAL, Clay Johnson, Jay Jennings, Lynda Loveland

An Obvious Suspect, WRAL, Clay Johnson, Jay Jennings, Chad Flowers. Shan Zhong

Autism In America, Skydive Films, Zac Adams, Tim Vandesteeg, Darren Williams. Joel Hahn, Randy Ryder

Behind The Lens: “Becoming the It City”, WTVF, Mike Rose

NPT Reports: Aging Matters – Aging in Place, Nashville Public Television, Will Pedigo, Matthew Emigh

Pat’s Story, Foundation for Biomedical Research, Liz Hodge, Frankie Trull. Ben Howard, Josh Gibson

DOCUMENTARY/HISTORICAL

Desperate Days: Last Hope of the Confederacy, The Jackson Foundation Media Productions, Doug Jackson

History Makers: John P. Franklin, Sr., WTCI, Emily Compton, Shaun Townley

Reconstruction: A Moment in the Sun, Nashville Public Television, Ed Jones, Joey Hodge, Joe DelMerico

Return to Normandy, WBIR, Nathan Higgins, John Becker, Jerry Owens

Story of Charles Scott, Raycom Sports, Jeremy Williams, Maxwell Brooke, Richard Brooke, David Daly, Cory Alexander

HISTORIC/CULTURAL PROGRAM FEATURE/SEGMENT

Emmett Till Interpretive Center, WATN, Katina Rankin, Whitney Blake Gramling

Greater Chattanooga: Underground Revealed, WTCI, Tyler Pugh, Shaun Townley, Jennifer Crutchfield

Our State: Hart Square, UNC-TV, Morgan Potts, Mike Burke, Steve Price, Karen Pearce, Grant Dennis, Mike Milstead, Brian Faulkner, Fred Story. Amy Pasquini

Red M&M Revival, WBIR, Jim Matheny

Reflections of Bloody Sunday, WBTV, Steve Crump

Skunk Train, Wide Eye Productions, Robert Van Camp

ARTS

An Extra-Ordinary Look Backstage at Pippin, WTVD, Ted Silver

Everyone Has a Place, John S. And James L. Knight Foundation, Dennis Scholl. Marlon Johnson

Road to Nashville, Seek First Productions, James Thayer

Thomas Rhett Crash & Burn Behind-The-Scenes, Big Machine Label Group, Steven Knapp, Seth Hellman

ENTERTAINMENT

2014 Americana Music Honors & Awards, High Five Entertainment, Martin Fischer, Jed Hilly, Edie Lynn Hoback, Michelle Aquilato

Bluegrass Underground, Todd Squared, Todd Jarrell, Todd Mayo, Becky Magura, Jamie Campbell, James Yockey, Robby Black

Dailey & Vincent – Alive!, Apex Entertainment, Patrick Tohill, Zac Koffler, Adam J. Mills, Jamie Dailey, Darrin Vincent

SkyVille Live, SkyVille, Nicholas E. Dugger, Wally Wilson

The Gospel Choir- Behind-The-Scenes Workers Take Center Stage, StoryDriven Media Group, Nathan Clendenin, Bryce McNabb, Zachary Read

MAGAZINE SEGMENT

Roy Williams’ Game Day Security Blanket, StoryDriven Media Group, Nathan Clendenin, Stephanie Mahin, Philip Henry

Tennessee Crossroads: Eyes on LaFollette, Nashville Public Television, Will Pedigo, Matthew Emigh

Tennessee’s Wild Side-Richland Creek Whitewater, The Jackson Foundation Media Productions. Doug Jackson

War Vet Receives His Hearing Back, StoryDriven Media Group, Nathan Clendenin

MAGAZINE PROGRAM

Carolina Impact, WTVI, Amy Burkett, Jeffrey Rivenbark

FOX 17 Photog Special, WZTV, BobShrader, Ryan Brooker, Ian Bailey. Scott Simpson. Erika Kurre, James Egbert, Darin Belcher, Ryan Thornburg, Jordan Powell

Hitting the Right Note, WKRN, Jeff Davidson, Matthew Zelkind, Joe Gregory

Our State 707: Dorton Arena, Wild Horses, Flag Man, UNC-TV, David Hardy, Morgan Potts, Mike Burke, Kenneth Hackney, Grant Dennis, Glenn Abbey, Karen Pearce, Brian Faulkner, Steve Price, Fred Story, Laura Casteel, Heather Dollar

Tennessee’s Wild Side, The Jackson Foundation Media Productions. Doug Jackson

The American Legion World Series, Life in the Carolinas, Carl White, Jack Pennington, Lynn Rogers, Sean Butler, Richard Clabaugh, Jared Shumate

PUBLIC AFFAIRS

Aging Matters: Caregiving, Nashville Public Television, LaTonya Turner, Suzy Hence

Childhood Hunger: The Silent Crisis, WXII, Wanda Starke, Barrett Whritenour, Phil Kivett

Education Town Hall, WNCN, Kathleen Jacob, Jodi Dishner. Kimberly Stephens. Sean Maroney

HungerFreeNC, WRAL,, Shelly Leslie, Phyllis Parish Howard, Justin Arner, Debra Morgan, David Crabtree, Kevin Shand, Steven Hammel, Steve Elizondo, Stephanie Beck

COMMUNITY SERVICE

#Brake4Buses, WNCN, Andrea Parquet-Taylor

#eNOughNC, WRAL, Shelly Leslie, Elizabeth Kline, Steven Hammel, Jodi Leese Glusco, Debra Morgan, Clay Johnson, Wendy  Gatlin

INFORMATIONAL/INSTRUCTIONAL PROGRAM

Exploring Climate Change, WRAL, Gregory B. Fishel, Richard Adkins, Nathan Johnson, Waliya Lari

Saving Lives: Safe and Supportive Schools in Tennessee. Vanderbilt Peabody College, Lyle Jackson

Tennessee’s Black Heritage, WKRN, Jeff Davidson, Anne Holt, Joe Gregory

INFORMATIONAL/INSTRUCTIONAL SERIES

A VU Inside: Cotton Candy Organs, Vanderbilt News & Communications, Amy Wolf, Zachary Eagles, Mike Todd

Fight or Flight Self-Defense Series, WMC, Kendall Kirkham, Jeremy Jones, Daniel Yohey

Tennessee Uncharted, PopFizz, Joseph Nother, Taylor Walters, Bryan Allen, Brandon Rochelle, Don King, Erick Baker

Tennessee’s Wild Side, The Jackson Foundation Media Productions, Doug Jackson

CHILDREN’S PROGRAM

Little Panthers Game of the Month, Carolina Panthers, Peter Vacho, Riley Fields, Doug Bell

Mother Goose Club, Sockeye Media, Sona Jho, Harry Jho

SPECIAL EVENT COVERAGE

American Country Countdown Awards Red Carpet Special, WZTV, David Ditmore, Sarah Shiverdecker, Meagan O’Halloran, Erika Kurre, Bob Shrader

K-LOVE Fan Awards 2015, Bluesland Films for John Sanders LLC, Julian Williamson. Daniel Zapata, Nicholas E. Dugger, John Sanders, Scott Moore, David Pierce, Steve Strout. Gabe Dunlap, Michael Carpino, David Janney

Sounds New Stadium Opening, WTVF, Rhonda Roberts, Lori Hinkle, Rhori Johnston

LIFESTYLE PROGRAM FEATURE/SEGMENT

Positively Tennessee, WKRN, Jeff Davidson, Dawn Davenport

Pullman Railjourneys, Wide Eye Productions, Robert Van Camp

Rocky Mountaineer, Wide Eye Productions, Robert Van Camp

INTERACTIVITY

#HungerFreeNC, WRAL, Shelly Leslie, Jodi Leese Glusco, Wendy Gatlin, Steve Loyd

Interactive Weather, WFMY, Grant Gilmore, Tim Buckley

North Carolina Science Now, UNC-TV, Frank Graff, Liz Bowles, Daniel Lane, Heather Dollar, Amy Meiggs

COMMUNITY/PUBLIC SERVICE (PSA) SPOT

#Brake4Buses, WNCN, Reuben Carrington, Jason Kane, Samantha Rahn, Robby Thomas

 Hope to Dream, VIA Productions, Tom Strodtbeck

Nashville Rescue Mission “Home for Christmas”, WTVF, Jerry L. Walker, Doug Seegers

NC Tarheels National Guard Youth Foundation, High End TV, Adam J. Mills

Salvation Army Red Kettle, WAXN, Noelle Frederickson

Silence NC-CASA, WRAZ, Karin Fullington

COMMUNITY/PUBLIC SERVICE (PSA) CAMPAIGN

#Brake4Buses, WNCN, Reuben Carrington, Jason Kane, Robby Thomas

Nashville Rescue Mission “Hope Lives Here”, WTVF, Jerry L. Walker

PROMO SPOT/NEWS SAME DAY

Embrace The Day – Same Day Turn, WSMV, Brian Hallett, Don Mashburn

Man in the Mirror, WCNC, Christopher Clark

Pit Bull Beetle, WTVF, Alan Adkins

Sports Promo with a Skosh of Weather, WCNC, Christopher Clark

PROMO SPOT/NEWS

Cyber Bullying, WNCT, Marc Morriston, Aaron Bevill, Jason Bullock

Little Meteorologist, WJZY, Karen D. Johnson

Marriage Fraud, WSOC, Ron J. DeJoseph, Jr, Lacy LeVasseur, Brittani Edwards, Josh Lucas, Albert Spear

WRAL Investigates: State Fair Accident, WRAL, Justin Arner

WRAL Investigates: Highway Safety, WRAL, Justin Arner

PROMO SPOT/NEWS IMAGE

Every Day, Every Newscast, Every Story, WTVF, Alan Adkins

NewsChannel5 Breaking News, WTVF, Jerry L. Walker

WNCN Today: Go Be Great Durham, WNCN, Reuben Carrington, Jason Kane, Robby Thomas

WNCN: Tools of The Trade “Studio”, WNCN, Reuben Carrington, Jason Kane, Robby Thomas

PROMO SPOT/PROGRAM

Chasing Greater Trailer, Memphis Grizzlies, Patrick Stage

Lip Dub 2015, WRAZ, Marc Derro, Phillipe Charles, Scott Reid

WRAL Documentary: An Obvious Suspect, WRAL, Jay Yovanovich

PROMO SPOT/IMAGE

Cowboys Wanted & Missing, WRAZ, Karin Fullington

Drumline Grizz Nation Spirit, WATN, Thomas Holmes, Stephen Allan

I  Do So Like That App From 2, WFMY, David              Fields, Chris Allight

WNCN: Shred-It Event 2014, WNCN, Reuben Carrington, Jason Kane, Robby Thomas

PROMO SPOT/SPORTS

#GreaterMemphis, Memphis Grizzlies, Patrick Stage

2015 ACC Tournament Promo, Raycom Sports, Jeremy Williams, John Hairston, Boris Rogers, Maxwell Brooke

High School Football Extra Preview Show, WSOC, Ron J. DeJoseph, Jr, Josh Lucas

Numbers — The UNC-Duke 2015 ACC Network Tease, Raycom Sports, Richard Brooke, Maxwell Brooke

The Locker Room, WSOC, Josh Lucas, Ron J. DeJoseph, Jr

PROMO CAMPAIGN

Embrace the Day Campaign, WSMV, Brian Hallett, Don Mashburn

Our Valley, WHNT, Bradley Thompson

WNCN Today: Go Be Great, WNCN, Reuben Carrington, Jason Kane, Robby Thomas

WNCN: Tools of The Trade, WNCN, Reuben Carrington, Jason Kane, Robby Thomas

Your Home, Your News 2, WKRN, Gil Mazur

COMMERCIAL SPOT

BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee “Hispanic”, Bohan, Penny Rahe

Chinet “Terms”, The Buntin Group, Tom Gibney

I Can’t Wait to Get to Memphis, Running Pony, Benjamin Rednour

Pigeon Forge “Fast Talker”, Bohan, Penny Rahe

Stash Home – Four Pillars, VIA Productions, Tom Strodtbeck

Trex “The Greatest Light Show”, The Buntin Group, Tom Gibney

COMMERCIAL CAMPAIGN

O’Charley’s Weekly Promotions, Bohan, Penny Rahe

Royal Bank of Canada Campaign, The Buntin Group, Tom Gibney

St. Thomas Health “Nothing Shall Be Impossible”, Bohan, Penny Rahe, Matt Weber

INTERSTITIAL

Hey Parents, WCTE, Becky Magura, Cynthia Putman, Craig Gray, Jacob Carr, Desiree Duncan

Veterans Coming Home, Nashville Public Television, Will Pedigo, Shawn Anfinson

Zuri, Rosi, and Circle de Luz, Priceless Miscellaneous, Matthew Tyndall, Erik Button, Justin Ruckman, Tim Grant

ANIMATION

Central Carolina Community College Commercial, WRAL, Shan Zhong

Malala Yousafzai, Caravan, Jonathan Muedder

The Value of a Duke Education, Duke University, Robert Carson Mataxis

AUDIO

Bluegrass Underground, Todd Squared, Andy Kern, Adam Ellis, Bradley Baisley, Paul Fuerstenberger

Nathan Reisman Audio Composite 2014-2015, Running Pony, Nathan Reisman

SkyVille Live, SkyVille, Nicholas E. Dugger, Wally Wilson, Mills Logan. Adam Ellis

DIRECTOR/NEWS

Caleb Chaney, WSMV, Caleb Chaney

February Freeze Day 1, WZTV, Micah Wooten

Tater Directs the Five, WHNT, D. Allen “Tater” Terry

DIRECTOR/PROGRAM

An Invitation to Hope, Gemini Production Group, Steve Horswill-Johnston, Scott C. Jackson

Bluegrass Underground, Todd Squared, James Yockey, Cynthia Brewer

SkyVille Live: Director Dugger!, TNDV: Television, Nicholas E. Dugger

Tailypo, Red Headed Revolution, Cameron McCasland

The Highline, an American Treasure, Wide Eye Productions, Robert Van Camp

DIRECTOR/SHORT FORM

Brazen Hussey Composite Deux, P-K Pictures, John Hussey

Director Composite, WSOC, Ron J. DeJoseph, Jr, Josh Lucas

McKenzies Mill Electronic Press Kit, knapptimecreative, Steven Knapp

Stash Home – Four Pillars – Spot 2, VIA Productions, Tom Strodtbeck

EDITOR/NEWS

Catherine Steward Editing Composite, WTVF, Catherine Steward

Chris Clark – Making People Say Wow Daily, WCNC, Christopher Clark

More Than a Memory, WSMV, Forrest Sanders

Will I make Slot Tonight?, WCTI, Allen Fairbanks

EDITOR/PROGRAM

Grizzlies Films Editing Composite, Memphis Grizzlies, Patrick Stage

Roy Williams’ Game Day Security Blanket, StoryDriven Media Group, Philip Henry

Saving Lives, Safe and Supportive Schools in Tennessee, Vanderbilt Peabody College, Lyle Jackson

Zach Whipple Compilation, FOX Sports South, Zach Whipple

EDITOR/SHORT FORM

Butch Jones Show Open Tease, Maul Media, Chris Vining

Chris Clark – Short and Sweet for Short Attention Spans, WCNC, Christopher Clark

Edit Walker, WTVF, Jerry L. Walker

Made Together in America, Priceless Miscellaneous, Matthew Tyndall, Erik Button, Justin Ruckman, Nicholas Fry, Tim Grant

Mitch Martin Editing Composite, Running Pony, Mitch Martin

Patrick Stage Editing Composite, Memphis Grizzlies, Patrick Stage

Visual Hooks, WRAL, Justin Arner

GRAPHIC ARTS

Adam Shumaker- 2014-15 Graphics Composite, FOX Sports South, Adam Shumaker

Shan Graphic Arts Composite, WRAL, Shan Zhong

LIGHTING

An Invitation to Hope, Gemini Production Group, Matthew Pessoni

Bluegrass Underground, Todd Squared, Han Henze, Allen Branton, Todd Latia, Larry Bearden

K-LOVE Fan Awards 2015, Go LIVE Productions, Tony Fransen

Stillman & Friedland Spots, High End TV, Adam J. Mills

MUSIC COMPOSER/ARRANGER

Blessed, TWA Pictures, Beau Davidson

Miro: The Experience of Seeing, Concentrix Music and Sound Design, Fred Story

Our State – Hart Square, Concentrix Music and Sound Design, Fred Story

The Gift, Yamaha Entertainment Group of America, Chris Gero

PHOTOGRAPHER/NEWS

Catherine Steward Photography Composite, WTVF, Catherine Steward

Journey Alone, WRAL, Zac Gooch

Street Lights and Sunsets, WSMV, Forrest Sanders

PHOTOGRAPHER/PROGRAM

An Invitation to Hope, Gemini Production Group, Matthew Pessoni, Scott Pessoni

Capturing Memories and Moments, Saint Thomas Health, Ian Bailey

The Highline, an American Treasure, Wide Eye Productions, Robert Van Camp

Zack Eagles Composite, Vanderbilt News & Communications, Zachary Eagles

PHOTOGRAPHER/SHORT FORM

Greater Memphis Trailer, Memphis Grizzlies, Nicholas Modisett

Josh Lucas Photography, WSOC, Josh Lucas

Stillman & Friedland Spots, High End TV, Adam J. Mills, Chad Smith

The Value of a Duke Education, Duke University, Robert Carson Mataxis

SET DESIGN

Almanac Gardener, UNC-TV, Heather Dollar

February Freeze Ice Desk, WZTV, Grover Murrell, Bryan McGruder

K-LOVE Fan Awards 2015, Go LIVE Productions, Scott Moore

WRAL Sand Desk, WRAL, William W Burch

TECHNICAL ACHIEVEMENT

Bluegrass Underground, Todd Squared, Todd Mayo, Todd Jarrell, Nicholas E. Dugger, Adam Ellis, Robert Devlin, Andrew Humphries

Take Me Out to the Bulls Game in 4K, WRAL, Tony W. Gupton, Josh Knapp, Frederick Kelly, Peter Sockett, Jay Jennings, Steve Elizondo, Clay Johnson

The Value of a Duke Education, Duke University, Robert Carson Mataxis

VIDEO JOURNALIST

Boater Beware, WHNT, David Wood

Darknet, WZTV, Eric Alvarez

Every Day between Charlotte and Demonbreun, WSMV, Forrest Sanders

Matheny’s Meritable Journalism (MMJ), WBIR, Jim Matheny

Men and Cats, WBIR, Heidi Wigdahl

ShanksFX, UNC-TV, David Huppert

VIDEO ESSAY

Hardest Day of My Life, WTVF, Ted Nelson

On the Head of a Drum, WSOC, Gregory Simpson

WRITER/NEWS

Chris Conte Composite, WTVF, Chris Conte

Hara Has a Story, WVLT, Amanda Hara

Jason Lamb Composite, WTVF, Jason Lamb

WRITER/PROGRAM

A Century Past, Peabody on 21st., Vanderbilt Peabody College, Jack  Isenhour

Saving Lives, Safe and Supportive Schools in Tennessee, Vanderbilt Peabody College, Jack Isenhour

Tennessee Uncharted, PopFizz, Taylor Walters, Erick Baker

Tennessee’s Black Heritage, WKRN, Jeff Davidson

WRITER/SHORT FORM

Keep It Simple, WSMV, Brian Hallett, Don Mashburn

Patrick Stage Writing Composite, Memphis Grizzlies, Patrick Stage

30TH MIDSOUTH EMMY® AWARDS GALA INVITATION & HOTEL RESERVATIONS

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NASHVILLE/MIDSOUTH CHAPTER OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF TELEVISION ARTS & SCIENCES

The Nashville/Midsouth Chapter grants Regional Emmy® Awards for programming seen on broadcast, cable, or broadband..

In addition, the chapter grants The Governors’ Award for Lifetime Achievement, and inducts quarter-century veterans into the Silver Circle.

A separate section is devoted to the Student Production Award for high school projects.

Producers of material seen in more than 50% of the country are eligible to enter the national awards.

Midsouth Emmy® Awards

Material broadcast, cablecast, or webcast in the Midsouth Region, which encompasses the States of North Carolina (except Asheville) and Tennessee, plus northern Alabama, from July 1 to June 30 is eligible for entry.  Official entry forms are available in July of each year, with entries to be uploaded by early September through the Emmy® Express system.

Nominations are announced during the week before Thanksgiving.  Emmy® Awards are granted at a banquet and live telecast in Nashville In February..

Governors’ Award

Given in recognition of achievements by individuals, organizations, or companies, which do not fall within the structure of the Chapter’s regular categories.  The Board of Governors’ Award is for truly outstanding and unique accomplishments and achievements of some duration and durability.  For this award, an Emmy® statuette is given.

Silver and Gold Circles

The Circles are  societies of honor. Television professionals are inducted to recognize significant contributions made by these individuals to our industry for 25 years or more for Silver Circle, or 50 years for Gold Circle. The award is a rosewood plaque.  In nominating individuals to be inducted , the following should be included:

  1.  Service to the television or media-related industry
  2.  Service to The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences
  3.  Service to the community
  4.  Service to people working or training for careers in television or allied media.

National Awards

The National Academy recognizes excellence in television with the coveted Emmy® Award for News & Documentary, Sports, Daytime Entertainment, Daytime Creative Arts & Entertainment, Public & Community Service, Technology & Engineering, and Business & Financial Reporting.

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Primetime Emmy® Awards are given out by our sister organization, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS).

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Emmy Statue

30th Midsouth Emmy® Awards

  • Entry Period July 7 – September 11, 2015
  • Eligibility Period July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2015