Florida Associated Press Broadcasting Award Finalists Named
The Associated Press has announced the
finalists for the FAPB Awards for 2008. A partial list of Central;
Florida radio stations and personalities that were nominated include:
Newscast up to 5 Minutes; WDBO-AM 580; Gina Jordan
Newscast up to 15 Minutes; "WDBO
Central Florida's Morning News with Jim Turner"; Bob
Hazen, Marsha Taylor
Best Spot News; WDBO-AM
"Sanford Plane Crash"; Gina
Jordan, Bob Hazen and Dave
Investigative Report; WDBO-AM
"Escort Services"; Bob
Overall News Staff; WDBO-AM
Short Hard News Feature; WDBO-AM
Best Long Hard News
90.7, "Homeless Camps", Judith
Affairs; Individual Achievement: WDBO-AM
580, Bob Hazen
Radio Division II
Best Newscast under
5 minutes; WUFT-FM
Best Spot News; WRUF-AM
850, "Taser Protest"
Tase Me Bro"
Best Sports Feature; WRUF-AM 850,
Best Overall; WRUF-AM 850
"Montage of Coverage"
Best Use of Sound For Radio; WRUF-AM
Best Short Light
Awards Banquet will be
held Saturday, April 5 at the Royal Plaza Hotel in Lake Buena Vista.