Hearst’s Jackson, Miss., ABC affiliate WAPT has named Yve Jones news director. She begins at the station Jan. 4, joining from KHBS-KHOG Ft. Smith, Ark., where she has been assistant news director.
Hearst-owned ABC affils KHBS-KHOG Fort Smith, Ark. (DMA 101), today named Yve Jones assistant news director. For the last five years, Jones has been news operations manager at Hearst’s WISN Milwaukee. Jones will wrap up her tenure in Wisconsin on Jan. 16 and will join the 40/29 News team on Jan. 21.