LOUISVILLE, Ky.  (WDRB) -- WDRB News wins 27 awards for news excellence, including 11 first place awards, in this year's Metro Journalism Awards, sponsored by the Louisville Pro Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.

WDRB won more awards than the other Louisville television stations combined.  The competition was held for news coverage during 2012.

WDRB won first place for best website, best political commentary, best sports coverage and best feature story in the online category.

WDRB News won first place for best spot news coverage, best features reporting, best business reporting, best general news photography, best feature photography and best editorial in the TV category.

The SPJ chapter presented the awards Thursday night in downtown Louisville.

Congratulations to all the winners!

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