By Bradley Weaver- Faculty
Congratulations go out to Courtney Crown (Broadcast & Digital Comm degree in 2013) as she begins a new page in her broadcast journalism career at WHNT (CBS/Tribune) in Huntsville, AL (DMA #79). She moves up nearly 100 TV markets from from WTVY(CBS/FOX/NEXSTAR STATION) in Dothan, AL (DMA 173).
She’s moved 300 miles to the Tennessee Valley part of Alabama. She’s continuing to report and produce and advancing her career she started at Westminster College at Titan Radio News and Westminster Cable.
During her time at the WTVY/WRGX, she received two Florida AP awards, including Best Series Reporting and Best Hard News Feature. Along with the entire WTVY team, she won an Alabama AP Award for Best Station and Best Newscast. She also was a part of the news team when they received the ABBY for Alabama Station of the Year. Just to remind everyone, Courtney was part of an award winning team at WCN honored by the College Broadcasters, Inc. for best TV special for the Spring Break with a Purpose documentary produced with a team of her former classmates at Westminster.
Check out some of her award winning work at WTVY.