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Joey Parker Named Co-Anchor Of KMIZ News

Joey Parker, assistant news director of News-Press & Gazette Co.-owned ABC affiliate KMIZ  Columbia-Jefferson City, Mo. (DMA 138), will add additional duties as co-anchor of the 6, 6:30, 9 and 10 p.m. editions of ABC 17 News beginning Monday, Jan. 20. Parker joined ABC 17 news in August of 2013. Prior to that, he was […]

KMIZ Adds Joey Parker As Asst. News Director

Joey Parker has joined the New-Press and Gazette Co.’s ABC affiliate KMIZ Columbia-Jefferson City, Mo. (DMA 138), as assistant news director. He joins the team from WUTR Utica, N.Y., where he was news director. Parker, a 20-year news veteran for 20 years, has worked at television stations in Florida, Alabama and Wyoming.