The City of Urbana is pleased to announce that Urbana Public Television will receive three awards at the 6th Annual Best of the Midwest Media Fest and Awards Banquet. The banquet recognizes the best community access television programs in the Midwest.
Urbana High School senior Joey Wright will be recognized for his production of the UHS Fall Sports Preview Show. Joey has been broadcasting Urbana High School sporting events and graduation ceremonies since 2015.
“Joey has shown great work ethic over the past four years. I’m thrilled to see him recognized on a regional level for his talents and can’t wait to say, I knew him when…” commented UPTV Production Coordinator, Jason Liggett.