Team Radio wins three broadcasters’ awards for 2019

Ponca City Now - February 7, 2020 9:31 am

The 2019 Outstanding Achievement Awards for Oklahoma broadcasters have been judged, and the results are in.

For the second year in a row, Ponca City’s Team Radio’s online news site,, won the Achievement Award in the non-metro radio division.

In addition, Team Radio’s KPNC radio was recognized  for long form programming with Sean Anderson’s piece in May, “Panic Grips Ponca City Amid Historic Flooding.”

Another Team Radio partner, KOSB, received third place in commercial announcements with an advertisement,  “Hideaway Pizza: Vision Into the Future.”

Awards will be presented at the annual Awards Banquet on Friday, April 3, 2020, at the River Spirit Casino Resort in Tulsa.

OAB’s list of all winners includes:

2019 Achievement Awards: Television Division


Best of Show

KFOR, Oklahoma City

Evening Newscast KFOR 10PM Newscast
Morning News KOTV 6 in the Morning
Weathercast KWTV News 9 Weather with David Payne
Sportscast KFOR Dylan Buckingham’s 10pm Sportscast
Investigative Reporting KOKI The Festival That Faded Away
Spot News KFOR Two Lives on a Tow Rope
Spot Weather KWTV Twin Crescent Tornadoes
General News KFOR Caleb Runs
General News – Honorable Mention KXII Achille Mayor Speaks Moments Before Arrest
News Topicals & TSRs KOKI The Next Generation of Astronauts
Feature—Series KFOR Kids With Courage
Feature—Single OETA Veteran Laid to Rest
Franchise Reporting KWTV Red Dirt Diaries
Photography—Feature KOTV Bison Round-Up
Photography—Spot KWTV High Speed Chase Ends in Shooting
General Image Promotion KWTV Kelly Roots
News Image Promotion KWSO Year End Promo
Weather Image Promotion KOKH Storm Watch Alert Day
Sports Image Promotion KOTV Sports Betting Oklahoma
Long-Form Programming—General OETA Back In Time: Space Pioneers
Long-Form Programming—Sports KXII Max Blitz: September 6, 2019
Website KFOR
Graphics KOCO Misty Chronister Design Compilation

2019 Achievement Awards: Non-Metro Radio Division


Best of Show

KWON, Bartlesville


Personality of the Year

Alan Clepper
KOFM, Enid

Newscast KWON News at 5pm
Sportscast KKBS KKBS Sports with “The Captain” Matt Younkin
Play By Play KCRC NOC Enid Wins World Series
Play By Play – Honorable Mention KWEY SWOSU v. UCM NCAA Regional Semifinals
Feature KWON Railway Past Rumbles Through Nowata
Commercial Announcement 1st: KOFM
2nd: KKBS
3rd: KOSB
Eagle Propane Alexa
Texas Inkslingers Tattoo: High Flyin’ Turkey
Hideaway Pizza: Vision Into the Future
Website KPNC
General Image Promotion KICM Blake Shelton Ticket Promotion
Video Streaming KICM Southeastern State University Durant v. Harding University
Video Streaming – Honorable Mention KECO Big Elk TV – Elk City v. Elgin
Station Event Promotion KWON Green Country Christmas
Long Form Programming KPNC Panic Grips Ponca City Amid Historic Flooding

2019 Achievement Awards: Metro Radio Division


Best of Show

KRMG, Tulsa


Personality of the Year

TJ, Janet, and JRod
KJYO, Oklahoma City

Newscast KRMG Morning News
General News KGOU Before Roe There Was Skinner: How an Oklahoma Case Helped Legalize Abortion
Feature KGOU Music Legend Herb Alpert on His Storied Life and Career
Website KRMG
General Image Promotion KRMG KRMG 70th Anniversary – History
Station Event Promotion KHTT Free Chubbs

Community Service Awards

Radio Division

KICM Ardmore
KWON Bartlesville
KJYO Oklahoma City
KOKC Oklahoma City
KXXY Oklahoma City
KJSR Tulsa
KRAV Tulsa
KRMG Tulsa
KWEN Tulsa

Television Division

KOCO Oklahoma City
KWTV Oklahoma City
KJRH Tulsa
KMYT Tulsa
KOKI Tulsa
KOTV Tulsa

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