The “You Paid For It” series on “Perks for State Lawmakers” won a Golden Quill award in 1996. Paul has always been on top of the area’s political scene.
Also a sports enthusiast, Paul has covered the Pittsburgh Pirates throughout their history and reported on the success of the Pittsburgh Penguins while traveling to Minnesota and Chicago for the Stanley Cup Championship.
The Wall Street Journal and local newspapers have referred to Paul as the “Sam Donaldson” of Pittsburgh. As a reporter for WKRG-TV in Mobile, Alabama, he received the Press Club Award in 1981 for Outstanding Professionalism for his coverage of a hostage situation involving Mobile’s mayor. In 1982, Paul received an award from the Associated Press (AP) for Best Documentary. This documentary covered Governor George Wallace’s return for a fourth term in office after overcoming partial paralysis and a history of racism. Paul went on to win another Associated Press Award in 1983 for his coverage of an execution. In 1987, he received the Golden Quill Award for his investigative reporting of a police chief’s unethical practices.
Paul spends most of his free time in the community. He plays the keyboard for his band, “The Mystic Knights” for several charity events. Paul is also the president of the local chapter of the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists.
Paul earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Radio-Television from Southern Illinois University. Paul resides in the North Hills area of Pittsburgh and has three children.
The Indiana Senior High Prom this evening will feature a new twist that’s a sign of the times.
Two local bars have been padlocked after failing to pay Allegheny County alcoholic drink taxes.
A 60-year-old man is headed to trial on charges related to the discovery of a suspicious device in Beaver County.
There was a special commencement address Saturday for students at Seton Hill University.
There are new details about a deadly crash involving a freight train and bus last month in Butler County.
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Now a woman who was hit there has died.
Let the countdown begin. The Pittsburgh Marathon is just 3 days away and organizers say they are ready to roll.
Western Pennsylvania is well-known for its deer hunting.
The SWAT team was called to a building in Oakland overnight.
The Boy Scouts of America says their mission is to build character, teach citizenship and develop physical fitness for young people. But now, the organization has proposed a lift on a gay ban for youth.
A local man is on trial for allegedly running a dog-fighting operation.
As students on the campus of Indiana University of Pennsylvania begin preparing for final exams and graduation, mystery is swirling over why the head coach of the women’s basketball team was fired.
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