The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences and the National Scholastic Press Association recognized several Michigan programs in there award competitions.

NATAS announced Tuesday winners of its 2017 National Student Production Awards. Two Michigan programs were among those honored:

General Assignment – Serious News
Domestic Abuse, Davison High
School
Alesia Oaxton, Bailey Talaska
Randy Scott, Adviser

Writing
LISTEN!, Dearborn High School
Madison Murdoch
Kurt Doelle, Adviser

Meanwhile, NSPA announced the finalists of the 2017 Story of the YearKatherine Bird of The Tower (Grosse Pointe HS) was named a finalist for her story ObstACLe Course.