NBC4 Southern California was nominated for nine SoCal Journalism Awards by the Los Angeles Press Club. The winners were announced at the 57th annual awards ceremony in Downtown Los Angeles on June 28, where NBC4 won four awards.
NBC4 nominations and placement include:
• Television: Videographer, Ernesto Torres, “Risky Ride”
• Television: Sports, Kenny Holmes, “Mechanics of an Olympian”
• All Media Platforms: Educational Reporter, John Cadiz Klemack, “Miramonte Sex Scandal: Exclusive Continuing Coverage” - 1st PLACE
• All Media Platforms: Multi-Media Package, Joel Grover and Jacquelin Sonderling, “Risky Ride: Who’s Behind the Wheel”
• On-line: Hard News, Christina Cocca, Samia Khan and Jonathan Lloyd, “Massacre Near UC Santa Barbara” - 1st PLACE
• On-line: Traffic and City, Willian Avila, Christina Cocca, Kelly Goff, Samia Khan, Jonathan Lloyd and Andrew Lopez, “Deadly California Bus Crash” - 1st PLACE
• On-line: Investigative, Joel Grover and Jacquelin Sonderling, “Risky Rides” and “Water Hogs Investigation” - 1st PLACE (Water Hogs)
• Best use of Social Media to Enhance and/or Cover a Story (Organization): Christina Cocca, Samia Khan, Jonathan Lloyd, Andrew Lopez and Irene Moore, “Deadly California Bus Crash”
For more information, visit www.lapressclub.org.