WVAS-FM racks up at the 2017 ABBY Awards

Mar 27, 2017

90. 7 Perspectives host Robb Taylor displays his 2017 ABBY Award for Best Medium Market Radio Public Affairs Show

WVAS-FM, the voice of Alabama State University received four Best in Broadcasting awards at the 2017 ABBY Awards Dinner; which was held at the Hyatt Regency/Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Alabama on Saturday, March 25. 

The WVAS news team picked up three honors. News Reporter Melanie Hogan received an ABBY for Best Medium Market Reporter, Senior News Correspondent Marcus Hyles and the WVAS news team was recognized for Best Regularly Scheduled Newscast and Talk Show Host Robb Taylor received an ABBY award for Best Public Affairs Radio Talk Show. Production Technician Renardo Smith received his first ever ABBY Award for Medium Market Public Service Announcement.

Congratulations to the hard working staff at WVAS-FM for their award-winning accomplishments!

News Director Tina Joly proudly displaying ABBY Awards won by the WVAS news team