COLUMBUS, Oh.-(WTAP/AP) TheNewsCenter has won five awards in the "Television Market II" category of the Ohio Associated Press Media Editors 2017 Radio and TV Awards contest.
Best Sports Feature: Aaron Farrar, "Local Free Throw Champ"
Best Documentary or Series: Brandon Lewis, "Overdosed and Overwhelmed: The Mid-Ohio Valley Drug Epidemic"
Best Spot News Coverage: "Ames Plant Fire "
Best Continuing Coverage: "Ames Plant Fire."
Best Digital Presence.
The awards in actual order of finish - first or second - will be announced at the annual Ohio APME Awards Banquet on March 24 in Columbus.