The 2016 Nappie Awards were held last night in downtown Mobile at the historic Saenger Theatre and News 5 was a big part of the ceremony with several winners.
The awards, which are hosted by the Lagniappe newspaper, are voted on by the people of the Gulf Coast, so thank you for selecting News 5!
Here are a list of the winners at WKRG:
- Best Anchor: Mel Showers
- Best Meteorologist: Alan Sealls
- Best Sports Coverage: Randy Patrick
- Best TV Investigative Reporter – Peter Albrecht
- Best Local Morning TV Newscast – News 5 This Morning
Congratulations to all the winners and thanks to the Lagniappe for putting on a great event!