Steve Crump

Steve has been honored with several Regional Emmy Awards, Four National Headliner Awards, National Association of Black Journalists Salute to Excellence, NAACP Legal Defense Fund Humanitarian of the Year, and the National Council of Negro Women man of the year Charlotte Chapters. Independent Documentary Producer for Charlotte Public Television WTVI. Honors include unsung hero Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, and the Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame. Independent Producer for WFAE Public radio winner of a regional Edward R. Murrow Award, Green Eyeshade, National Sigma Delta Chi Public Service Award, Carolinas RTNDA Award, and national RTNDA Unity Award all for the community radio "Trust Matters". Documentaries have been showcased by the Smithsonian and recognized by the Library of Congress and the Museum of Broadcast Communications, as well as several regional and national film festivals. He's been recognized as "The Distinguished Achiever of the Year", Louisville Chestnut Street YMCA Black Achievers Program...also, "Man of the Year" from the National Council of Negro Women and "Humanitarian of the Year" from the NAACP's Legal Defense Fund, Charlotte chapters. He started as a reporter/Anchor for WKYT-TV, Lexington, KY before moving onto becoming a Reporter/Anchor for WFTV-TV, Orlando, FL; Reporter/Anchor for WSAV-TV, Savannah, GA; Reporter/Host, public affairs program, WJBK, Detroit, MI; free-lance correspondent with Black Entertainment Television; independent documentary Producer for WTVI, Charlotte, NC

Recent Articles by Steve

  Governor Cooper weighs in on RNC during Charlotte visit

CMPD seeing benefits in new ad campaign designed to attract Hispanic officers.

Remembering the life of Civil Rights leader James F. Wells

Holding on to the Excelsior: Time and money will determine the outcome

New health care initiative giving access to those who may be shut out

A new addition designed to keep local lakes safer this summer

Patrick Graham speaks to WBTV after being found not guilty on assault charges

Charlotte Democrats divided over handling of Hepatitis A situation

Hepatitis concerns brings new calls for county board of health

Charlotteans caught in the middle, react to Supreme Court over immigration

Charlotte refugee agencies seeing a drop in new immigration clients

Charlotte immigrant business owners react to deportation policy

WBTV reporter talks about the family experience of enduring suicide

Charlotte becoming a destination for minority businesses

Local barber school adds mental health course to its curriculum

NFL great Dwight Clark remembered for touching lives in the Carolinas

Days of rain bringing issues to local lakes and rivers

Families on Mountain Island Lake coping with clean-up after heavy rains

Mountain Island Lake residents take action ahead of looming storms

New report sheds light on the issue of local evictions