Atlanta, Georgia – May 6, 2005 – “Briars in the Cottonpatch” received two regional EMMY nominations as part of the annual Southeast EMMY competition. The nominations were announced in May by the Southeast Chapter of NATAS (National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences). “Briars” received nominations in two individual categories:
- WRITING – Michael Booth
- MUSIC COMPOSITION – Curtis Bryant
“Briars” also aired nationally on PBS in February, 2005 as part of Black History Month.