Marquee Broadcasting has hired meteorologist Matthew Crumley for the evening and late newscasts on its WSWG (CBS) and WSST (MNT) in Albany, Ga. “We are excited to welcome Matthew to the news team,” said Rick Smarr, the stations’ GM. “He has been a part of the community he now serves and has personally experienced the […]
The 30-year broadcast news veteran is tapped by Marquee Broadcasting to oversee news operations at its Albany, Ga., duopoly.
The CBS affiliate is being bought by Marquee Broadcasting, which already owns independent WSST in the market. The sale is the first of nine spin-offs of stations in duopoly markets that Gray pledged to make to clear the way at the FCC for its $3.6 billion aquisition of Raycom.