Jack Dempsey, the president-GM of CBS affiliate WJHL, will head Tri-Cities, Tenn.-Va,, competitors WCYB (NBC) and WEMT (Fox) beginning June 11.
Steve Hawkins, both an anchor and news director at Bonten Media’s Tri-Cities, Va.-Tenn., NBC affiliate WCYB, is no longer with the station as of March 24.Hawkins’ career at WCYB began almost 35 years ago, when he earned a position at the station during his junior year of college in 1976.
Multi-screen media measurement firm Rentrak Corp. today announced a multiyear agreement with Bonten Media Group for Rentrak’s StationView Essentials electronic measurement service. Bonten will use StationView Essentials at its Tri-Cities, Tenn.-Va. duopoly of WCYB (NBC) and WEMT (Fox). “We strongly believe in the value local television brings to advertisers and Rentrak’s database measurement process brings […]