Public Radio

Ida B. Wells' Battle to Uncover the Truth is a one hour program produced by the independent public radio and podcast group Humankind. The program examines the life of Wells who emerged as a powerful investigative journalist after the civil war. She was one of the firsts to publish documented accounts of lynhcings across the country. Guest commentary is provided by N.Y.

WVAS Brings Home a Couple of ABBY Awards

Mar 26, 2018

The Alabama Broadcasters Association held its annual ABBY awards ceremony at the Hyatt Regency/Wynfrey Hotel on Saturday, March 24. WVAS-FM, the voice of Alabama State University received two Best in Broadcasting Awards.

Interim News Director Marcus Hyles and the  WVAS news team was recognized for Best Regularly Scheduled Newscast and was also recognized for Best Medium Market Radio Public Service Announcement for the "Angel Tree Project" produced by Production Technician Renardo Smith.

WVAS-FM racks up at the 2017 ABBY Awards

Mar 27, 2017

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.