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11Alive honored with 36 Southeast EMMY Awards

11Alive was the most-awarded station in the Southeast region
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The 11Alive team at the 45th Annual Southeast EMMY Awards on June 15 in Atlanta.

ATLANTA — 11Alive was awarded 36 EMMY® Awards, including News Excellence and Overall Excellence, at the 45th Annual Southeast EMMY Awards on Saturday, June 15th in Buckhead.

The Regional Southeast EMMY Chapter is one of 19 chapters throughout the United States identifying and celebrating television excellence at the local and regional level of The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. The awards recognize outstanding achievement by individuals and programs broadcast throughout the 2018 calendar year.  

11Alive was nominated for 72 EMMY Awards and took home top honors for Best Morning Newscast in the Southeast, Team Coverage, On-Camera Talent – Anchor, and more. A full list of 2019 Southeast EMMY Award winners can be found at southeastemmy.com.

“The depth of the talent and dedication of the entire 11Alive team is seen throughout the record 36 EMMY Awards,” said 11Alive President & General Manager, John Deushane. “Literally every aspect of our operation was recognized from Overall Station Excellence, News Excellence, On-Camera Talent, Marketing, Team Coverage, Documentary, Journalistic Enterprise, Photography, Investigative Reporting, Producing, Continuing Coverage, Editing, Video Journalist, News Special, Political/Government Reporting, Sports, Human Interest, Health/Science. It’s truly impossible to imagine a stronger group of media professionals assembled at one location anywhere in the country.”