Ritter, Woodruff honored by Friars Club

October 3, 2011 6:54:49 PM PDT
Eyewitness News anchor Bill Ritter and ABC News' Bob Woodruff were among a handful of distinguished journalists honored Monday night by the Friars Club.

Woodruff received a lifetime journalistic achievement award for his acclaimed body of work.

Woodruff, who nearly died reporting from Iraq in 2006, was singled out for courage in pursuit of the truth.

Ritter was honored for his commitment to objectively reporting the news.

Congratulations to Bill and Bob!