Long-time television Executive Vice President & General Manager Steve Pontius is stepping down after 37 years leading WBBH-TV, NBC in Fort Myers, FL, per a company press release. The move […]
The two Fort Myers stations both insist they called it first that Hurricane Irma would hit Naples, Fla. directly, and WBBH has taken the dispute to Twitter with a smoking gun screen grab.
WBBH and WZVN, the NBC-ABC affiliate in Fort Meyers, Fl., became a shelter for 236 evacuees of Hurricane Irma ranging from two-weeks-old to 87. While the storm’s eye passed over both stations’ studios, they suffered only minor damage.