Five reporters at Dallas/Fort Worth’s KTVT/KTXA took home a top National Headliner Award for an investigative series on travel spending abuses at the Dallas Area Rapid Transit Authority.
Bennett Cunningham, Aaron Wische, Josh Brown, Stuart Boslow and Manuel Villela, reporters at CBS-owned KTVT and KTXA Dalls/Fort Worth, have won a first-place National Headliner Award for their investigative series on questionable spending at the local transit authority.
The same series received a first-place award this year from the Dallas Associated Press. Watch some of the investigative report’s video and get other details here.
Founded in 1934 by the Press Club of Atlantic City, the National Headliner Awards program is one of the oldest and largest annual contests recognizing journalistic merit in the communications industry. The first National Headliner Awards were presented in 1935. Since then, more than 2,000 Headliner medallions have been presented to outstanding writers, photographers, daily newspapers, magazines, graphic artists, radio and television stations and networks, and news syndicates. To see a full list of winners, visit: www.NationalHeadlinerAwards.com