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.
A pizza place in the food court in the Mall at Robinson is in danger of being shut down. The Allegheny County Health Department says it’s infested with roaches and health inspectors have issued a consumer alert.
Police have arrested a local veteran who is accused of approaching three middle school students in West Mifflin, claiming to be a police officer.
The lights were on in Mayor Luke Ravenstahl’s office Thursday night. But if the mayor was in, he wasn’t about to speak to the gauntlet of cameras and reporters waiting outside his office.
It’s the final chapter in a sad and tragic tale. The home owned by Robert and Christina Korbe is going up for sheriff’s sale.
There is now closure for the family of a Westmoreland County woman who was killed when a power line fell on top of her in 2009.
American Airlines and US Airways are now one company and the value of the merger is around $11 billion.
Political nastiness is swirling around Monroeville City Hall. There have been resignations, demotions, charges and counter-charges. It reached a new low Tuesday night when the former police chief was accused of telling a racially-offensive joke.
The suspect accused of abducting a little girl, stealing at least two vehicles and leading police on a lengthy chase is now behind bars at the Allegheny County Jail.
A teacher with Pittsburgh Public Schools is now facing serious charges, accused in the alleged assault of a student.
A hospice in Monroeville has gone into bankruptcy, and workers who stayed to help transfer patients with the promise of getting paid, say they’ve yet to see their money.
Two months after his girlfriend’s son died, a man from Beaver County is now being charged in connection with the boy’s death.
Gov. Tom Corbett on Wednesday afternoon outlined his plans to open up liquor and beer sales in Pennsylvania. He estimates the plan will generate $1 billion in revenue and get the state out of the alcohol business.
Prosecutors tried to paint a conspiracy among sisters during the first day of the corruption trial for Joan Orie-Melvin and Janine Orie. But the sisters’ lawyers say that is not true.
The owners of a controversial strip club on Pittsburgh’s West End are seeking a liquor license from the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board, but some say that license should be denied.
A protest will be held downtown Wednesday afternoon to urge the Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese to break their silence about an alleged predator priest who used to work in the city.
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