Five Atlanta Stations Launch NextGen TV

WPCH, WGCL, WSB, WAGA and WXIA are now broadcasting with ATSC 3.0 technology.

D.J. Shockley Joins WAGA Atlanta As Sports Anchor

Beginning July 26, D.J. Shockley will anchor all sports coverage for Fox O&O WAGA Atlanta’s weekday afternoon and late newscasts, as well as special sports programming. He is a former professional football player who was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in 2006 and spent more than four years in the National Football League. Following his […]

WAGA Ups Natalie McCann To Traffic Anchor And ‘Good Day Atlanta’ Co-Anchor

Fox O&O WAGA Atlanta has promoted Natalie McCann to traffic anchor and co-anchor of Good Day Atlanta. She is delivering all weekday morning traffic reports, as well as co-anchoring the morning show from 4:30 to 5 a.m. and 10 to 11 a.m. alongside Sharon Lawson, Buck Lanford, Alyse Eady, Ron Gant and Joanne Feldman. McCann […]

WAGA Sports Anchor Ken Rodriguez Retiring

WAGA’s Janice Yu Creates Pronunciation Video For Reporters Covering Atlanta Shootings

WAGA Atlanta Expanding ‘Fox 5 News At 4:30 P.M.’

Fox-owned WAGA Atlanta will expand the Fox 5 News at 4:30 p.m. to begin at 4 p.m. Effective Nov. 23, the hour-long, weekday newscast will follow Judge Judy and precede the station’s Fox 5 News at 5 p.m. With this addition, WAGA will produce 12.5 hours of live, local news each weekday and 73 hours […]

Atlanta Falcons And WAGA Launch New Programming

The Atlanta Falcons and Fow-owned WAGA Atlanta (DMA 10) have scheduled programming leading into the 2020 Falcons season. The new slate will include three weekly shows and a season preview special all beginning Sept. 6 at 7 p.m. On Feb. 2, the Atlanta Falcons announced that WAGA would be the new home to Falcons football and […]

At WAGA, Communication Key To Remote Work

Fox-owned WAGA in Atlanta has transitioned smoothly to a remote working environment for most of its staff. Its GM and news director say lots of advance planning and regular all-hands virtual meetings are helping a coronavirus-driven diasporic station stay together as a unit. Above, the station’s temporary studio outside its building.

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WAGA Atlanta To Debut ‘Fox 5 News At 4:30 P.M.’

Fox-owned WAGA Atlanta will introduce Fox 5 News at 4:30 p.m. on March 30. The half-hour, weekday newscast will follow an hour of Judge Judy and precede the station’s Fox 5 News at 5 p.m. With this addition, WAGA will produce 12 hours of live, local news each weekday and 71 hours of local news […]

Fox Stations Expands 2020 Political Lineup

WAGA Atlanta’s new show, The Road to November will examine national, state, and local politics. The program will analyze the key moments of the week in political news, from the presidential race, to Georgia’s two U.S. Senate races, and several key U.S. House races in the Atlanta area.

DMA 10: ATLANTA

Traffic At The Top In Atlanta Ratings Race

Cox Media Group’s WSB has been the beast in Atlanta for many years, but the race is tightening. Fox-owned WAGA is coming on strong with its relentless local content strategy, and the other players are shaking things up, too.

Janelle King Joins WAGA’s ‘Georgia Gang’

DMA 10: ATLANTA

Former WAGA EP Arrested In Undercover Sex Sting

DMA 10: ATLANTA

WAGA Atlanta Anchor Cynne Simpson Leaving

DMA 10: ATLANTA

Jim Mannix Named WAGA General Sales Mgr.

Fox Television Stations taps him to succeed the retired Sant Perez at its Atlanta O&O.

DMA 10: ATLANTA

WAGA’s ‘Bad Arrests’ Takes Home Peabody

DMA 10: ATLANTA

WAGA Expands ‘Good Day Atlanta’ By An Hour

Beginning April 15, Fox-owned WAGA Atlanta (DMA 10) will expand its Good Day Atlanta with an additional hour of local news from 10 to 11 a.m. With this addition, WAGA will produce 11.5 hours of live, local news each weekday and 68 hours of local news per week. Sharon Lawson, Katie Beasley and Joanne Feldman […]

WAGA Names Scott Stucky VP-News Director

Fox promotes him from senior executive producer of news to lead the department at its Atlanta O&O.

DMA 10: ATLANTA

Former WSB Reporter Lori Geary Joins WAGA

DMA 9

Atlanta Publication Pulls Story About WAGA Anchor

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WAGA Millions Ahead In Atlanta Social Media

WAGA, the Fox O&O in Atlanta, leads all media outlets in Atlanta by about 8 million social media actions over the last six months according to data from audience insight firm Shareablee. WAGA has almost 22 million actions on social, 41% of the total engagement generated by the DMA (No. 10), with more than 53.8 million social actions. WAGA is also ahead in actions per post with 1,724.

DMA 10

Constance Jones Abruptly Leaves WAGA Atlanta

DMA 10: ATLANTA

WAGA Uses Drone To Show Freeway Collapse

DMA 10: ATLANTA

Ryan Beesley Joins WAGA’s Storm Team

Ryan Beesley today was appointed weekend meteorologist at Fox O&O WAGA Atlanta (DMA 10). In April, he will join Kaitlyn Pratt on Good Day Atlanta weekend mornings and will make appearances on the weekday Fox 5 News at Noon. Beesley joins the Fox 5 Storm Team of David Chandley, Joanne Feldman and Jeff Hill. Most […]

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WAGA’s Latest Newsroom Addition Bites

DMA 10: ATLANTA

WAGA Dominates Atlanta Social Media

DMA 9: ATLANTA

Constance Jones Named WAGA A.M. Co-Anchor

Fox-owned WAGA Atlanta (DMA 9) has tapped Constance Jones to co-anchor Good Day Atlanta weekdays from 4:30 to 10 a.m., alongside Joanne Feldman, Alyse Eady, Katie Beasley, Ron Gant and Buck Lanford. Most recently, Jones was an anchor and reporter at WPLG Miami. Previously, she was a reporter and storm chaser for KOCO Oklahoma City. […]

DMA 9: ATLANTA

WAGA Morning Anchor Karen Graham Leaving

DMA 9: ATLANTA

Alyse Eady Joins WAGA’s ‘Good Day Atlanta’

DMA 9

Atlanta Sweeps: WAGA Wins At 5 P.M.

DMA 9: ATLANTA

WAGA Not Renewing Anchor Lisa Rayam’s Contract

DMA 9

Longtime Atlanta Anchor Chuck Moore Dies

DMA 9

WAGA Atlanta Anchor Gurvir Dhindsa Leaving

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WAGA Ups Zellmer To Regional Creative Services VP

Former WAGA Personality Virginia Gunn Dies

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WAGA News Anchors Act, Badly, On Facebook

DMA 9

WAGA Atlanta Expanding News To Midnight

The Fox O&O, which already airs more local news than any other Atlanta station by a wide margin, is expanding its 11 p.m. news to a full hour starting Sept. 14. The Fox 5 News Edge, which came to be in 2007 hosted by Tom Haynes as a 30-minute show, will become the first one-hour 11 p.m. news program in the top 50 markets.

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Devlin Design Takes Gold Award For WAGA Set

DMA 9 (ATLANTA)

WAGA Reporter Beth Galvin Donating Kidney