MARKET SHARE

Atlanta Stations Work Together For Coronavirus Special Tonight

MARKET SHARE

WGCL Home Schools Atlanta Kids About Weather

DMA 10: ATLANTA

Meredith Taps Matt King As Atlanta News Director

He joins from WCNC Charlotte, N.C., to lead newsgathering at WGCL and WPCH.

DMA 10: ATLANTA

Traffic At The Top In Atlanta Ratings Race

Cox Media Group’s WSB has been the beast in Atlanta for many years, but the race is tightening. Fox-owned WAGA is coming on strong with its relentless local content strategy, and the other players are shaking things up, too.

DMA 10: ATLANTA

Rick Folbaum Joining WGCL Atlanta News

Meredith-owned WGCL (CBS) and WPCH (independent) have hired Rick Folbaum as co-anchor of CBS46 News at 4, 6 and 11p.m. and CBS46 News at 9pm on Peachtree TV with Shon Gables. “We’ve known Rick for a long time and are delighted that he’s joining our team,” said WGCL News Director Steve Doerr. “Rick is a […]

DMA 10: ATLANTA

WGCL Names Shon Gables Permanent P.M. Anchor

DMA 10: ATLANTA

Thomas Roberts Leaving WGCL Atlanta Anchor Slot

DMA 10: ATLANTA

Fired Forecaster Paul Ossmann Sues WGCL

TVN’S MEDIA JOBS

Job Openings In Sales, News, Creative Services

New TV job openings posted last week on TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include opportunities at stations owned by Gray, NBC, Meredith, Cox and Graham in Charlotte, Orlando, Atlanta, Boston, San Antonio and the Flint-Saginaw-Bay City area of Michigan.

DMA 10: ATLANTA

WGCL Ups Valdez To Chief Meteorologist

DMA 10: ATLANTA

Anchor Sharon Reed Leaving WGCL After 4 Years

DMA 10: ATLANTA

WGCL’s Dorsey Says She Received Death Threats For Tornado Watch Interruptions During Masters

DMA 10: ATLANTA

WGCL Drops Chief Meteorologist Paul Ossmann

DMA 10: ATLANTA

WGCL-WPCH Ups Jeff Holub To Station Manager

WGCL (CBS) and WPCH (independent), Meredith Corp.’s duopoly in Atlanta (DMA 10), on Wednesday promoted Jeff Holub to station manager, effective immediately. Holub most recently served as creative services director, overseeing all marketing, promotions, and production activities. As station manager, Holub will work with VP-GM Lyle Banks toward the continued creation and execution of strategic […]

DMA 9

Anchor Kim Passoth Leaving WGCL Atlanta

DMA 9

MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts Joins WGCL Atlanta

RTNDA Blasts Ga. Senate Over Press Threat

RTDNA on Thursday demanded that the press office for the Georgia State Senate rescind its threat to revoke press credentials for a WGCL Atlanta reporter who had the audacity to ask questions of a state senator in the public hallway of a public building, the Georgia State Capitol.

DMA 9

Anchor Shon Gables Joins WGCL Atlanta

Meredith-owned CBS affiliate WGCL Atlanta (DMA 9) is adding Shon Gables as co-anchor of CBS46 Morning News (4:30-7 a.m.) with Gurvir Dhindsa, beginning March 5. Gables comes to WGCL from KTBS Shreveport, La., where she has been the primary anchor.  Prior to that, she spent four years as an anchor at WFAA Dallas. She was […]

DMA 9

WGCL Atlanta Fires Ben Swann Over Promo

DMA 9

Banks Named GM Of Meredith Atlanta Duo

Veteran broadcaster Lyle Banks will oversee CBS affiliate WGCL and independent WPCH beginning today. He succeeds Mark Pimentel, who held the post for two years.

DMA 9

WOW! Battling Meredith Over Atlanta Retrans

Amid what is relatively light turn-of-the-year infighting between broadcasters and their MVPD partners, WideOpenWest-owned Atlanta-area operator NuLink has lost access to Meredith’s local CBS affiliate WGCL and co-owned independent WPCH (Peachtree TV).

DMA 9: ATLANTA

WGCL Anchor Amanda Davis Dies At 62

DMA 9: ATLANTA

WGCL’s Sharon Reed Calls Out Viewer Over N-Word

DMA 9: ATLANTA

Gurvir Dhindsa Joining WGCL, For Now

DMA 9: ATLANTA

Former WGCL Anchor Running For Congress

DMA 10

WGCL Atlanta Makes Six New Hires

DMA 10

‘CBS46 News At 9’ To Air On WPCH Atlanta

Meredith will debut an hour evening newscast in Atlanta produced by its CBS affiliate in Atlanta on its independent outlet there.

DMA 10: ATLANTA

WGCL, WUVG Form News Sharing Partnership

The CBS and Univision outlets in Atlanta will work together on regional and national news.

DMA 10: ATLANTA

Paul Ossmann Named WGCL Chief Meteorologist

WGCL Atlanta Hires 7th ND In 10 Years

He is Steve Doerr, most recently a news consultant with Crawford Johnson & Northcott. But he has had a slew of local TV management jobs in markets including Philadelphia, Washington, Dallas, Providence and Columbus, Ohio. WGCL is a Meredith CBS affiliate.

DMA 10: ATLANTA

Meteorologist Kosek, 4 Others Out At WGCL

Just four days after News Director Frank Volpicella was abruptly let go with no tangible explanation, Meredith’s CBS affiliate in Atlanta dropped five more employees Friday in the latest house-cleaning move. The list: chief meteorologist Jim Kosek, managing editor Paul Caron, operations manager and chief engineer James Estes, noon producer Jason Becknell and Volpicella’s news administrator Amanda Smith.

DMA 10: ATLANTA

WGCL News Director Frank Volpicella Is Out

Frank Volpicella has agreed to part ways with Meredith’s CBS affiliate in Atlanta after less than a year there. He joined the station July 11 of 2016. His departure makes the sixth time in nine years that a CBS 46 news director has left the building.

DMA 10: ATLANTA

Former WXIA Reporter Keith Whitney Joins WGCL

DMA 10

WGCL Atlanta Moves ‘Just A Minute’ Feature Online

DMAS 10,12,33 & 72

Meredith Renews Four CBS Affiliations

The new agreement extends affiliation for Meredith’s stations in Atlanta, Phoenix, Kansas City and Flint, Mich. In addition, all seven of Meredith’s CBS Affiliates renew for local live streams on CBS All Access and commit to Hulu Live multichannel digital service and some future digital distribution deals.

DMA 10: ATLANTA

WGCL’s Swann Retweets ‘Support’ From Fake Source

DMA 10: ATLANTA

WGCL Anchor Tries To Prove Pizzagate Is Real

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WGCL Editorial Ponders Real Vs. Fake News

DMA 10: ATLANTA

Amanda Davis Joins WGCL As Morning Anchor

Meredith-owned CBS affiliate WGCL Atlanta (DMA 10) has named Amanda Davis morning anchor for the CBS46 Morning News (4:30 to 7 a.m. weekdays). Her first day will be Monday, Jan. 2. Davis will join co-anchor Bobby Kaple, meteorologist Paul Ossmann, meteorologist Jennifer Valdez and traffic reporter Julie Smith.    Davis spent 26 years at WAGA […]

DMA 10: ATLANTA

Morning Host Gloria Neal Gone From WGCL