DMAS 11, 49 & 75

Executive, GM Appointments At Tegna

WUSA Washington GM Richard Dyer is promoted to senior vice president, adding WLTX Columbia and WFMY Greensboro to his oversight, while Kate Morris is named president and general manager of KPNX Phoenix.

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Remembering Lee Kinard, WFMY’s Walter Cronkite

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Lee Kinard: An Inventor Of Local Television

Lee Kinard was a legend in North Carolina television, spending his entire career at WFMY Greensboro. He died last week and he represented the roots of local television. He, and those like him, invented a business that always put viewers first.

DMA 46: GREENSBORO, NC

Longtime WFMY Anchor Lee Kinard Dies At 87

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WGHP Dominates Greensboro Social Media

Tribune-owned Fox affiliate WGHP holds a whopping lead among local outlets on social media in the Greensboro-High Point-Winston-Salem DMA according to Shareablee data. Its news director says a deeply involved team of veteran talent is driving it.

 

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WFMY Uses 4-Letter Word A Lot In Weather Promo

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WFMY Promo Gave Me Goosebumps

DMA 46: GREENSBORO, NC

WFMY’s Sandra Hughes Un-Retires After 6 Years

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First-Time Broadcaster Leads WFMY Marketing

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WFMY Names Bob Kim Marketing Director

DMA 46

Justice Network Adds WFMY Greensboro

Justice Network, a crime and investigation entertainment multicast network is now airing on Gannett CBS affiliate WFMY Greensboro-High Point-Winston Salem, N.C. (DMA 46) The diginet is available on WFMY’s ch. 2.2 and on Time Warner Digital Cable ch. 1255. The network — hosted by Emmy award-winning broadcaster John Walsh — features stories of true crime […]

DMA 46 (GREENSBORO-HIGH POINT-WINSTON SALEM, NC)

WFMY Ups Dan Scutari To Sales Director

Formerly the Gannett Greensboro, N.C., CBS affiliate’s multimedia sales manager, he now oversees all sales efforts.

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To Attract News Viewers, WFMY Shoots Itself

DMA 46 (GREENSBORO, NC)

WFMY Now On Bitcentral Precis 4, Oasis

DMA 46 (GREENSBORO, NC)

WFMY Viewers Upset Over ‘Andy Griffith’ Move

DMA 46

Anchor Julie Luck Joins WFMY Greensboro

Gannett’s CBS affiliate WFMY Greensboro/High Point/Winston-Salem, N.C. (DMA 46), has added Julie Luck to its news team. Luck will join WFMY evening anchor Frank Mickens at 5, 6, and 11 p.m. Luck left WGHP Greensboro last fall. The station said that the addition of Luck has freed anchor Tanya Rivera to launch 2 Wants to […]

DMA 46 (GREENSBORO, NC)

WFMY News Launches New iPad App

Gannett-owned CBS affiliate WFMY Greensboro, N.C., has introduced a new iPad app as a free download available in the iTunes Store (search for “WFMY for iPad”). The app is sleek, easy to navigate, and features News 2’s popular interactive radar. The app supports all generations of the iPad, including iPad Mini devices. Operating systems supported […]

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WFMY Greensboro Revamps Morning Show

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TV Sites Are King In Greensboro Market

Greensboro, N.C., flips the usual online media script with the daily newspaper, the News & Record, trailing the market’s three TV news sites. The newspaper is moving aggressively to make up ground, though, releasing a suite of new mobile apps and planning a site redesign for later this year.

DMA 46 (GREENSBORO, NC)

WFMY Expands Morning News To 4:30

Meghan Packer will host the new weekday half-hour on Gannett’s CBS affiliate in Greensboro, N.C.

DMA 46

WFMY Greensboro Debuting HD ‘News 2.0’

The new approach to its 11 p.m. newscast follows the Gannett CBS affiliate’s upgrade to HD.

DMA 47

WFMY Greensboro Partners With DealChicken

CBS affiliate WFMY Greensboro-High Point-Winston Salem, N.C. (DMA 47) has launched daily deals site DealChicken as part of a larger rollout by parent company Gannett Co. to more than 50 markets across the U.S. by the end of 2011. Merchants have the opportunity to promote their local deal and business through online and TV advertising […]

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WFMY Offers Tornado Coverage, Relief

In addition to extensive storm coverage, Gannett CBS affiliate WFMY Greensboro, N.C., raised $43,000 in a one-day telethon with the Red Cross to aid tornado victims. It’s also organized a two-day food drive for Friday and Saturday.

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Larry Audas Named GM Of WFMY

Gannett moves him from leading its KTHV Little Rock, Ark., to the top slot at its CBS affiliate in Greensboro-High Point-Winston Salem, N.C.