The 2013 Suncoast Emmy Awards happened last night in Hollywood, Florida and WPTV Newschannel 5 was one of the most honored television stations of the evening.
The Suncoast Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences celebrates the best of television news in markets throughout the state of Florida, as well as markets in Louisiana, Alabama, Georgia and Puerto Rico.
For the "Feature News Report - Serious Series", WPTV's Shannon Cake, Jim Sitton, and Lynn Walsh won for the story "
Julie's Fight for Change."
That same story scored Shannon Cake an Emmy for "On-Camera Talent - Reporter - Feature/Human Interest."
In the "Business Consumer" category, Shannon Cake won an Emmy for the story "