After more than 30 years as a television weatherman, Jeff Lyons was accustomed to people honking a horn or pulling a goofy face from time to time as they passed by his outdoor live shots. He thought unexpected guests were a thing of the past when he moved his nightly forecast for WFIE Evansville, Ind., into his dining room last month amid the coronavirus pandemic. Then, three weeks into his new routine, Lyons’s 11-year-old cat Betty showed up.
Nick Ulmer becomes VP-GM of CBS affiliate KOLD Tucson, Ariz. He’s succeeded as head of NBC affil WFIE Evansville, Ind., by Jay Hiett, who’s promoted from general sales manager there.
Anchor David James today announ his retirement from Raycom Media’s NBC affiliate WFIE Evansville, Ind. (DMA 103). “After 41 years, I’m announcing my retirement from the station atop Mount Auburn Hill,” he said. “My last day anchoring the news at WFIE is Jan. 9, 2015. It’s been an emotional journey reporting both the triumphs and […]