08.19.2010 02:00 PM
WYFF-TV Wins TV South Carolina Station of the Year
GREENVILLE, S.C.: WYFF-TV has been
tapped as the TV Station of the Year by the South Carolina Broadcasters
Association for the third consecutive year. WYFF is the Hearst-owned NBC
affiliate in market No. 103. The honor was announced at the SBCA dinner Aug.
WYFF has won SCBA’s TV Station of the Year honor 11 times now since the award's inception in 1973. The station was recognized for “overall excellence and for
contributions to the local community and the broadcasting industry in South
Carolina,” it said on its
Michael Cogdill of WYFF was also honored as Anchor of the Year.
WYFF meteorologist, John Cesserich, was named Television Personality of the Year for
his “John on the Road” series. WYFF’s national Peabody-winning “Chronicle:
Paul’s Gift,” was recognized with the Local Programming and Richard M. Uray
Service Project of the Year awards. WYFF said it also took first-place honors
in the News-Series category for “Pay it Forward.”