Birmingham-- WBHM-FM has won a total of nine 2009 Alabama Associated Press awards, including Most Outstanding Radio News Operation.
For the fourth year in a row, the Alabama AP honored WBHM with the most awards of any radio station in the state:
| Best General Sports for Andrew Yeager's story on University of Alabama football players with swine flu and Tanya Ott's story on environmentally-friendly golf courses. Andrew also won the award for Best Sports Reporter.
| Best Reporter honors went to Andrew Yeager for his stories on local government, including reporting on Jefferson County's budget crisis.
| Best Hard News Feature was awarded to Tanya Ott's story on unemployment in Wilcox County.
| Best Soft News Feature went to Andrew Yeager's profile of the Silly Bandz craze.
| Best Use of Tape award went to Tanya Ott's sound-rich story on a grocery auction in Calera.
~ March 23, 2010