New jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include openings in marketing, sales and news from Tegna’s stations in Austin and Minneapolis, Capitol Broadcasting’s WRAL in Raleigh, and Nexstar’s station in Jackson, Miss.
Anchor Jade Bulecza is joining Nexstar’s CBS affiliate WJTV Jackson, Miss. (DMA 95). She previously worked at WTXL Tallahassee, Fla. (DMA 108). Prior to working in Tallahassee, Bulecza was a bureau chief at WALB Albany, Ga. She has won several AP awards, including one for her investigative work. Bulecza is a Valdosta State University graduate. […]
Nexstar taps Chris Turner to head news operations at its CBS affiliates in Jackson, Miss., and Hattiesburg-Laurel, Miss. Both stations also add newscasts.
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.
“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.
In Mississippi’s capital, the city’s local online media players are taking advantage of the region’s love for high school and college football to drive traffic to their websites.
Jimmy Cromwell succeeds Robert Romine as VP-GM of WJTV Jackson and WHLT Hattiesburg.