Patrick Nolan and Emily Dishnow named Best Anchor Team

FOX4's Patrick and Emily win Best of SW Florida award for News Anchor Team

Patrick Nolan and Emily Dishnow named Best Anchor Team

By Fox 4 News Staff. CREATED Jul 25, 2012

ESTERO, Fla. - Fox 4 anchors Patrick Nolan & Emily Dishnow have been named Southwest Florida's best anchor team.

The honor was announced Thursday night at the 22nd annual "Best of Southwest Florida" awards presented by the News-Press at Grandezza clubhouse in Estero.

Thousands of News-Press readers voted in the annual poll.

Patrick and Emily leaped out of their seats when their names were announced as the winning team by emcee, WINK-FM host Gina Burch who's been hosting the event for years.

Patrick also engaged in a tradition of his own - picking up his co-anchor and spinning her around in celebration.

This year marks the first time Fox 4 has won the "Best Anchor Team" award since 2009.

Emily is the third co-anchor to with the award with Patrick over the years.

The News-Press will publish the full list of this years "Best of Southwest Florida" winners in a special issue on August 26th.