National Edward R. Murrow Award by the Radio Television Digital News Association. Former Multimedia News Director Scott Gilbert's story on beep baseball, a game designed to allow visually impaired players to take the diamond, was named Best Sports Feature in the Small Market Radio category. It topped stories from 13 other regions. Audio Engineer Casey Houtz also has earned recognition for his editing work on the story. witf is the only media organization in Pennsylvania to be recognized by RTDNA on the national level. "It's humbling to be mentioned among the nation's best in broadcast and digital journalism, but in the end, it's about making sure we are serving our community. Public service is our number one priority," says witf's Multimedia News Director Tim Lambert. "It's an amazing honor and a wonderful way for Scott to cap his stellar broadcasting career." Since 2006, witf has earned four national Murrow awards and 18 regional Murrow honors (six in 2011). Earlier this year, witf was recognized with nine Pennsylvania Associated Press Broadcasters Association awards, including four first-place honors."> National Edward R. Murrow Award by the Radio Television Digital News Association. Former Multimedia News Director Scott Gilbert's story on beep baseball, a game designed to allow visually impaired players to take the diamond, was named Best Sports Feature in the Small Market Radio category. It topped stories from 13 other regions. Audio Engineer Casey Houtz also has earned recognition for his editing work on the story. witf is the only media organization in Pennsylvania to be recognized by RTDNA on the national level. "It's humbling to be mentioned among the nation's best in broadcast and digital journalism, but in the end, it's about making sure we are serving our community. Public service is our number one priority," says witf's Multimedia News Director Tim Lambert. "It's an amazing honor and a wonderful way for Scott to cap his stellar broadcasting career." Since 2006, witf has earned four national Murrow awards and 18 regional Murrow honors (six in 2011). Earlier this year, witf was recognized with nine Pennsylvania Associated Press Broadcasters Association awards, including four first-place honors."> National Edward R. Murrow Award by the Radio Television Digital News Association. Former Multimedia News Director Scott Gilbert's story on beep baseball, a game designed to allow visually impaired players to take the diamond, was named Best Sports Feature in the Small Market Radio category. It topped stories from 13 other regions. Audio Engineer Casey Houtz also has earned recognition for his editing work on the story. witf is the only media organization in Pennsylvania to be recognized by RTDNA on the national level. "It's humbling to be mentioned among the nation's best in broadcast and digital journalism, but in the end, it's about making sure we are serving our community. Public service is our number one priority," says witf's Multimedia News Director Tim Lambert. "It's an amazing honor and a wonderful way for Scott to cap his stellar broadcasting career." Since 2006, witf has earned four national Murrow awards and 18 regional Murrow honors (six in 2011). Earlier this year, witf was recognized with nine Pennsylvania Associated Press Broadcasters Association awards, including four first-place honors."> witf honored with National Edward R. Murrow award | News | witf.org
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witf honored with National Edward R. Murrow award

Written by Tim Lambert, witf Multimedia News Director | Jun 14, 2011 6:49 PM

(Harrisburg) -- For the fourth time since 2007, witf has been honored with a National Edward R. Murrow Award by the Radio Television Digital News Association. Former Multimedia News Director Scott Gilbert's story on beep baseball, a game designed to allow visually impaired players to take the diamond, was named Best Sports Feature in the Small Market Radio category. It topped stories from 13 other regions. Audio Engineer Casey Houtz also has earned recognition for his editing work on the story. witf is the only media organization in Pennsylvania to be recognized by RTDNA on the national level. "It's humbling to be mentioned among the nation's best in broadcast and digital journalism, but in the end, it's about making sure we are serving our community. Public service is our number one priority," says witf's Multimedia News Director Tim Lambert. "It's an amazing honor and a wonderful way for Scott to cap his stellar broadcasting career." Since 2006, witf has earned four national Murrow awards and 18 regional Murrow honors (six in 2011). Earlier this year, witf was recognized with nine Pennsylvania Associated Press Broadcasters Association awards, including four first-place honors.

 

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