Marian Pittman Promoted To President Of Content And WSB-TV

The Cox Media Group veteran will succeed the retiring Ray Carter at the group’s Atlanta ABC affiliate.

Ray Carter To Retire As WSB Atlanta VP-GM

The 40-year industry icon is taking on a leadership role in his church.

Local News Close-Up: Hotlanta Still Simmering

Reasons to celebrate? A station’s milestone anniversary, a major award, new branding.

Georgia’s Runoffs Have Helped One Atlanta TV Station Rake In Nearly $232M In Political Advertising In Under Two Years

ABC affiliate WSB-TV leads the nation in political advertising this year with $86 million so far. The figure jumps to nearly $232 million when taking in the period from Jan. 1, 2020 through Nov. 28 of this year, according to ad tracker AdImpact. It’s been a good stretch not only for WSB, owned by Cox Media, but other area stations as well. Three Atlanta stations were among the top five nationally for political spending between Jan. 1, 2020 through Nov. 28 of this year, according to AdImpact.

WSB Investigative Reporter Richard Belcher Retiring After 50 Years In Local TV

Former WSB Anchor Jovita Moore Posthumously Inducted Into Atlanta Press Club Hall Of Fame

WSB Atlanta Chief Meteorologist Glenn Burns Retiring After Nearly 41 Years At The Station

WSB Atlanta Preempts ‘Tamron Hall’ With News At 3 p.m. Until Midterm Elections

WSB Atlanta Announces Anchor Lineup After Karyn Greer Joins Team

WSB Chief Political Analyst Bill Crane Fired After Comments About Trump’s Appearance

Reporter Chris Jose Moving From WSB Atlanta To WNBC New York

WSB, WUVG Atlanta Set Local News Coverage Partnership

In Atlanta, Cox Media’s ABC affiliate WSB and Univision’s WUVG today unveiled a new partnership for viewers in metro Atlanta and North  Georgia. “The combined reach and influence of WSB-TV […]

Late WSB Atlanta Anchor Jovita Moore May Get Highway Named After Her

Karyn Greer Joining WSB Atlanta As Evening Anchor

Reporter Larry Spruill Joining WSB Atlanta

WSB Atlanta Anchor Carol Sbarge Retiring After 29 Years

Jovita Moore, WSB Atlanta Anchor, Dies Seven Months After Cancer Diagnosis

Reporter Michelle Newell Leaves WPXI Pittsburgh For WSB Atlanta

Five Atlanta Stations Launch NextGen TV

WPCH, WGCL, WSB, WAGA and WXIA are now broadcasting with ATSC 3.0 technology.

WSB Atlanta Adds Heather Catlin As AM Traffic Anchor

WSB Atlanta Ups Jennifer Lopez To Weekend Meteorologist

WSB’s Jovita Moore Reveals Brain Cancer Diagnosis

WSB Atlanta Anchor Fred Blankenship Recovering From COVID

WSB Atlanta’s Wendy Corona Says She Has Breast Cancer

WSB Crew Helps End Manhunt For Escaped Murder Suspect

Longtime WSB Anchor Leaving Newscast, But Not Station

WSB Atlanta Anchor Jovita Moore To Undergo Brain Surgery

WSB Aired First 10 Minutes Of Previous Sunday’s ‘World News Tonight’ Instead Of Live Edition

Longtime WSB Atlanta Reporter Don McClellan Dies At 88

WSB Meteorologist Katie Walls Leaving For Spectrum News North Carolina

MARKET SHARE

Atlanta Stations Work Together For Coronavirus Special Tonight

Anchor Changes At WSB News

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.

FCC Admonishes More Stations Over Political Ads

The FCC has rebuked Meredith’s WPCH Atlanta and Georgia Television’s WSB-TV Atlanta for failing to include “certain requests to purchase political ad time” for non-candidate issue ads in their public files. The admonishment, which is a black mark that goes on their permanent records, resolves a half-dozen complaints filed by Issue One and the Campaign Legal Center dating from August 2017.

Jorge Estevez Joins WSB’s Anchor Desk

WFTV Anchor Jorge Estevez Heads North

TVN’S MEDIA JOBS

Needed: News Photog And Creative Services Dir.

New jobs posted last week on TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center are for Cox Media and Hearst stations in Georgia and Pennsylvania for a news photographer/videographer and a creative services director.

DMA 10: ATLANTA

Gloria Lane, Atlanta’s First Female Anchor, Dies

DMAS 24 & 10

WPXI News Director Leaves For WSB

Cox Media Group-owned WPXI Pittsburgh News Director Suzanne Nadell is leaving next month to take a similar position at Cox’s WSB-TV in Atlanta. Her replacement in Pittsburgh will be in-house: Managing Editor Scott Trabandt.

DMA 10: ATLANTA

WSB’s Jim Strickland Retiring After 20 Years