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.
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.
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.
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 […]
Formerly the Gannett Greensboro, N.C., CBS affiliate’s multimedia sales manager, he now oversees all sales efforts.
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 […]
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 […]
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.
Meghan Packer will host the new weekday half-hour on Gannett’s CBS affiliate in Greensboro, N.C.
The new approach to its 11 p.m. newscast follows the Gannett CBS affiliate’s upgrade to HD.
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 […]
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.
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.