HTV Hall of Fame

2017 Inductees


Shelby Baker was a powerful force on HTV for two years, reporting on difficult topics for HTV Magazine, and overseeing the annual Buzz-A-Thon webcast for two years in a row.  She won HTV honors for Best Feature as a junior, and Best In-Depth Feature as a senior, as well as 2015-16 Reporter of the Year.  NATAS awarded her Best News Story in the Mid-America region.  She also first place at JEA nationals in “Commentary,” and first place from M-JEA state competition in News Package.

Lindsey Cunningham was Best Anchor in 2015-16 for HTV Magazine, and her story about Springfield’s three missing women won regional recognition from NATAS and national recognition from NSPA.  She received Honorable Mention individually in the NATAS Craft-Talent contest as well. She also was named one of the Best Hosts for “The Buzz.”

James McCullough was the HTV Magazine News Director his senior year, and he was the Executive Producer of “Defining Moments,” a memorable special edition about life-changing moments and decisions.  James won the Andy Cooper Best Writing Award his senior year, as well as recognition from NATAS for Best Broadcast in the Mid-America Region.

Past Inductees

2016:  Taylor Huff, Emily Laster

2015:  Savanna Steffen, Kara Mullen, John Harmon

2014: Kaley Prier

2013: Jessica Larson, Chandler Reed, Brad Thomas, Adam Vigil

2012:  Ali Randolph, Andrew Edwards, Ashley Reynolds

2011:  Chelsea Peebles, Lindsey Hale, Lori Reed Collier

2010:  Alex Tabor, Curtis Thomas, Mehleena Edmonds, Fran Olive, Rob Lyons, Sarah Skinner

2009:  Kendra Weatherford, Rachel Miles

2008:  Grant Reed, Tyler Snodgrass

2007:  Allyssa Dudley, Jodi Morin

2006:  Carrie Lutz, Emily Miles, Quinci Adams, Rebekah Feemster

2005:  Bryan Snider, Holly Magdziarz, Nate Black

2004:  Brandon Goodman, Carolyn Eastman, Paul Griffin, Josh Jones, Josh Martin

2003:  Andy McFarland, Eric Hernando, Erin Neal, Kirk Hadden, Megan Matrone

2002:  Lindsey Wannenmacher

2001:  Andy Aldridge, Anson Aldridge, Alyea Azeez, Ben Bumgarner, Elizabeth Farrand, Lauren Terrill, Mike Koehler, Tom Flannigan

2000:  Andrew Fravel, Jason Raphael, Kory Stubblefield, Milta Oyola

1999:  Barbara Ellard, Destiny Haney, Doug Currier, J’Nell Jones, Micah Hay, Nichole Kimmons, Rhiannon Fry, Thad Forrester

1998:  Baron Grafft, Eli Stevens, Josh Lovetere, Karl Dawson, Lesley Johnson, Sky Poindexter, Wes McNew

1997:  Kaylea Boutwell, Kristin Brewer, Jared Letterman, Jared Moore, Jason Morrow, John Pope, Rae Swan

1996:  Amy Miller, Jason Green, Jeff Johnson, Justin Tiller, Lucas Parks, Mandy Dullum, Rob McFarland

1995:  Aaron Frey, Angie Wingo, Brad McAtee, Dan Arnall, Mike Hargis, Noel Green, Valarie Poindexter