WLOX - This year, WLOX News Now has earned the honor of being recognized by the Associated Press for outstanding journalism.
Our station earned a total of eight awards at the Louisiana-Mississippi AP Broadcasters and Media Editors banquet on April 7.
We're proud to win the award for Best Evening Newscast and Best Breaking News Coverage in Mississippi and Louisiana. In addition, our own news director Brad Kessie was inducted into the Mississippi AP Broadcasters Hall of Fame.
These accolades are a product of the hard work done every day by the WLOX news team, so thank you, everyone, who made these honors possible.
We would also like to thank you, the viewers, for your continued trust in WLOX as your source for local news.
Congratulations to all. Read below for a full list of our AP awards this year:
Short Light Feature – Mississippi
1st Place: Hugh Keeton
Long Light Feature – Mississippi
1st Place: Patrick Clay
2nd Place: Hugh Keeton
2nd Place: Patrick Clay
1st Place: Hugh Keeton & Bobby Allen
2nd Place: Eric Jeansonne
2nd Place: Good Morning Mississippi
1st Place: WLOX News Now at 10:00
Hall of Fame