Four Norfolk Stations Roll Out ATSC 3.0

WAVY, WVBT, WNLO-CD and WTVZ have begun broadcasting with NextGen TV technology.

Thousands Stay Warm Thanks To WAVY And WVBT

TVN’S MEDIA JOBS

Directors Of TV Sales Positions Available Now

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.

MARKET SHARE | DMA 44: NORFOLK-PORTSMOUTH-NEWPORT NEWS, VA

WAVY-WVBT Start Relief Fund In Va. Beach

DMA 42: NORFOLK, VA

Nexstar Names Carol Ward Norfolk GM

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).

MARKET SHARE (DMA 42: NORFOLK, VA)

Crime Special Airs On Norfolk’s WAVY-WVBT

DMA 42: NORFOLK-PORTSMOUTH-NEWPORT NEWS, VA

WAVY Adds News On WVBT, Reassigns Anchors

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 […]

MARKET SHARE (DMA 42: NORFOLK, VA)

WAVY-WVBT Add Drone To Aerial News Coverage

MARKET SHARE (DMA 42: NORFOLK, VA)

WVBT’s Local Reality Show Premieres Tonight

DMA 42 (NORFOLK, VA)

WAVY-WVBT Ups Mark Kurtz To News Director

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.

MARKET SHARE (DMA 42: NORFOLK, VA)

Local Reality Show? WVBT Says ‘I Got This’

MARKET SHARE (DMA 44)

WVBT Portsmouth, Va., Seeks A New Face

DIGITAL DMAS (43)

WVBT Raises Ante In Norfolk Digital Battle

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.