Texas Standard Wins Three National Headliner Awards

“Out of the Blue,” our look back at the 1966 UT Tower shooting, took top honors.

April 18, 2017 1:16 pm

AUSTIN, Texas – April 17, 2017 – Texas Standard, the national daily news show of Texas, has won three National Headliner Awards, including Best in Show and first place for the documentary “Out of the Blue: 50 Years After the UT Tower Shooting.”

The Texas Standard Nov. 9, 2016 newscast, the day after the presidential election, won a second place award in the radio newscast category, while coverage of the July 2016 Dallas police shooting won third place in the breaking news category.