Named Best News Website in Southeast United States

The ABC Action News team has won a prestigious Edward R. Murrow Award for contributions to The Radio-Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) named the "best large market news website" in the southeast region of the United States.

"As more people get their news and information from different devices, this award highlights the commitment at ABC Action News to deliver relevant content wherever people want it," said general manager Rich Pegram.

RTDNA is the world's largest professional organization exclusively serving the electronic news profession, consisting of news directors, news associates, educators and students. Founded as a grassroots organization in 1946, the association is dedicated to setting standards for news gathering and reporting.

RTDNA has been honoring outstanding achievements in electronic journalism with the Edward R. Murrow Awards since 1971. Murrow's pursuit of excellence in journalism embodies the spirit of the awards that carry his name. Murrow Award recipients demonstrate the excellence that Edward R. Murrow made a standard for the electronic news profession.


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