At a special ceremony in Oakville, ON and with over 100 guests in attendance, TVCOGECO celebrated their 10th Annual Star Awards on May 29th to recognize the finest in TVCOGECO productions throughout our 21 local television stations across Ontario.
Cornwall’s TVCOGECO – channel 11 took home two awards including the award for Small System mobile sports for coverage of the 2012 Ontario Junior Little League Baseball Championships produced by Bill Makinson and Community Producers Sue and Chris Poirier.
And the entire local team won the award for small system Outstanding Community Impact for coverage of the 2012 TVCOGECO Telethon For Hospice that helped raise $115,000 for the operation of the facility.
“We are so proud to be recognized for our programming this year” says Station Manager, Calvin Killoran. “Television production is a major team effort and we share this with our dedicated group of community volunteers who work with TVCOGECO staff members to bring our community truly local television.”
The TVCOGECO 10th Annual Star Awards will be aired tonight at 8pm, Tuesday, June 4th at 9 pm and available on TVCOGECO on Demand Channel 602 beginning Monday June 3rd. Please check your local tvcogeco.com website for additional air dates.
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