Three ICTV shows were recognized at the 2013 PEGASYS Awards, celebrating the best in public, governmental, and educational access television production in Tompkins County. The event was cablecast live on Time Warner Channel 13 on February 22.
The zombie drama "Ithapocalypse," produced by Chloe Wilson and Austin Saltz, won the Entertainment category.
"Sports Final," produced by John Avino and Sean Yoo, won the Best ICTV Studio Show category, and also shared the award Best Educational Access Program award with "Newswatch 16."
"Newswatch 16," under the leadership of news directors Collin Smith and Julia Manchester, is the the only live, local news program on Ithaca area television. In addition to the Best Educational Access Program award, it also won in the Local Focus category.