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WAFB takes home 10 Associated Press awards

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

The staff of WAFB-TV received ten awards from the Louisiana Associated Press during a banquet held Saturday in New Orleans.

The list of awards included three first-place finishes in the categories of Best General News, Best Videography, and Best Breaking Weather coverage.

“I’m very proud of our team and the recognition they’ve received for their hard work,” said WAFB News Director Robb Hays.

The awards covered reports delivered during the year 2015.

The station also received second-place finishes in the categories of Best Newscast and Best General News. Third-place finishes included awards in the categories of Best Public Affairs, Reporter of the Year, Best Weathercast, Best Sports Story, and Best Continuing Coverage.

FIRST PLACE:

SECOND PLACE:

THIRD PLACE:

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