WAVY, WVBT, WNLO-CD and WTVZ have begun broadcasting with NextGen TV technology.
Just posted last week to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center are directors of TV sales openings by Gray, Meredith, Nexstar and News Press & Gazette for stations in Memphis, Hampton Roads, Colorado Springs and Greenville, S.C.
The broadcasting and sales management executive with more than 25 years of local media experience is promoted to lead its duopoly of WAVY (NBC) WVBT (Fox).
Media General’s NBC affiliate WAVY Norfolk-Portsmouth-Newport News, Va. (DMA 42) has made a series of new anchor assignments and expanded its newscasts on co-owned Fox affiliate WVBT. Anita Blanton has been named WAVY early and late evening news anchor and joins co-anchor Tom Schaad on WAVY News 10 at 5, 6 and 11 p.m. as […]
The Media General Norfolk NBC-Fox duopoly promotes him from assistant news director. He will have oversight of all facets of the stations’ broadcast and digital news content.
In a market that spreads across 10 cities and has a heavy military presence, two newspapers rule the digital roost, but the area’s TV stations, which expect to see a 65% rise in online revenue by 2015, are trying out new ways to bring more visitors to their websites. Among them is LIN Television-owned WVBT, which has launched an online-only show about the local entertainment scene.