A Dallas television veteran, he’s stepping down from the CBS duopoly on June 12.
With CBS News’ home base in New York closed due to coronavirus, CBS owned stations are helping get the national newscasts out to viewers. The weekend of March 21-22, CBS Weekend News will be produced out of Dallas, with KTVT staffers filling key roles in the production.
New jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include an opening for a morning news executive producer at the CBS O&O in Dallas-Ft. Worth, KTVT.
The CBS O&O in Dallas ups her from assistant ND to succeed Andrea Parquet-Taylor who is now station manager.
Andrea Parquet-Taylor on Monday was promoted to vice president and station manager of CBS-owned KTVT (CBS) and KTXA (independent) in Dallas-Fort Worth (DMA 5). The announcement was made today by Peter Dunn, President, CBS Television Stations, and Gary Schneider, President and General Manager, CBS 11 and TXA 21. Parquet-Taylor will report to Gary Schneider, the […]
KTVT Dallas and its corporate parent, CBS Broadcasting, discriminated against former early morning traffic anchor Tammy Dombeck because of her age, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission claims in a lawsuit filed Tuesday against the station.
CBS brings Andrea Parquet-Taylor from WNCN Raleigh-Durham, N.C., to lead news operations at its Dallas O&O.
CBS-owned KTVT Dallas (DMA 5) has hired Madison Adams as traffic anchor for its CBS 11 News This Morning (weekdays 4:30 – 7 a.m.) beginning Dec. 27. Adams was most recently an anchor and reporter for KWTX Waco, Texas. While there she was also the lead reporter for the KWTX Baylor Gameday show that airs before […]
CBS-owned KTVT Dallas-Fort Worth (DMA 5) has promoted Scott Padgett to chief meteorologist, effective immediately. He joins Doug Dunbar and Kaley O’Kelley weekdays on the CBS 11 News at 5, 6 and 10 p.m. “We’re pleased to give Scott this well-deserved promotion,” said President-GM General Manager Gary Schneider. “He has two decades of experience forecasting a […]
Mike Garber is gone as the CBS O&O’s news director after a two-year stay marked by numerous major personnel changes and departures, plus declining ratings.
CBS-owned KTVT Dallas (DMA 5) today said Russ McCaskey will join Karen Borta as co-anchor of the CBS 11 News This Morning (weekdays, 4:30-7 a.m.) beginning June 1. McCaskey was most recently the 5, 6 and 10 p.m. news anchor at KJRH Tulsa, Okla. Prior to that, he was a news anchor and reporter for […]
CBS-owned KTVT Dallas (DMA 5) has named Kaley O’Kelley co-anchor of CBS 11 News at 5, 6 and 10 p.m. with Doug Dunbar beginning in late January. O’Kelley joins the station from KTVK Phoenix, where she has been a morning news anchor and reporter since 2009. Prior to that, she worked at Phoenix’s KNXV as […]
Karen Borta, KTVT Dallas 5, 6 and 10 p.m. news co-anchor, will make the move to mornings beginning Monday, Jan. 12. Borta will mark 20 years with the CBS-owned KTVT in 2015. She joined the station in 1995 from WTVT Tampa, Fla. Prior to that, she worked as an anchor and reporter at KRBK Sacramento, Calif., […]
CBS-owned KTVT Dallas (DMA 5) on Thursday named Gilma Avalos and Lisa Villegas as the on-air team for the CBS 11 News Saturday Morning (8-9 a.m.) and CBS 11 News Sunday Morning (7-8 a.m.). News anchor Gilma Avalos was most recently a reporter for WTVJ Miami. Prior to that, she was an anchor/reporter for News […]