WGCL Anchor Departs For Public Office Goals

DMA 9 (ATLANTA)

WGCL Fires GM, Hires News Director

Trey Fabacher is out at Meredith’s Atlanta CBS affiliate. On the bright side, the station did announce a new news director, Larry Perret, who came from Kansas City. He takes over for Lane Michaelsen, who left in July and now works with Sinclair in Maryland.

DMA 9 (ATLANTA)

WGCL ND Lane Michaelsen Out

DMA 8

WGCL Atlanta Using Mogreet For Mobile

The Meredith-owned CBS affiliate is launching mobile news and weather alerts using the Mogreet multimedia messaging (MMS) platform.

DMA 8

Meredith To Run Turner’s WPCH Atlanta

Meredith’s CBS Affiliate WGCL will take over day-to-day operations of Turner’s Peachtree TV brand, including advertising sales, marketing and promotions and technical operations.

DMA 8

WGCL Going Mobile With Thomson Atlanta

The Meredith CBS affiliate is installing a Thomson Broadcast mobile DTV system that includes a program encoder, a multiplexer and an electronic service guide (ESG) server and a compatible DTV transmission exciter.