DMAS 95 & 168

WJTV Names ND, Expands Newscasts

Nexstar taps Chris Turner to head news operations at its CBS affiliates in Jackson, Miss., and Hattiesburg-Laurel, Miss. Both stations also add newscasts.

DMAS 95 & 168

Nexstar Names Guy Jackson, Hattiesburg GM

Jeffrey Guy, a broadcast executive with 28 years of sales and management experience, moves from South Bend’s WBND, WCWW and WMYS to oversee two Mississippi stations.


Media General Back On Dish For Storm Coverage

“Providing our viewers with important weather and safety information during storms is an integral part of our responsibility to our local communities,” said George L. Mahoney, president-CEO of Media General.

DMAS 93 & 167

Cromwell To Lead Media General’s Miss. Duo

Jimmy Cromwell succeeds Robert Romine as VP-GM of WJTV Jackson and WHLT Hattiesburg.