2016-09-20T19:15:07.639-05:00KTHV/Channel 11/Little Rock has hired former Miss Kansas Amanda Jaeger as an anchor/reporter. Jaeger was Miss Kansas 2014. TV Spy reports Jaeger comes from KWCH in Wichita. Jaeger will anchor the weekday noon news and report for the 5pm, 6pm and 6:30pm newscasts beginning October 3rd.
2016-09-18T21:02:03.922-05:00KHBS/KHOG/Channel 40/29 is losing another on air team member. Anchor Ugochi Iloka is leaving Northwest Arkansas after 3 1/2 years. She made the announce on her facebook page:
2016-09-14T10:14:57.352-05:00Tuesday was the last day at KHBS/KHOG for meteorologist Brad Carl. Carl will be moving on to KOKI/Tulsa, OK as the weekend meteorologist.
2016-09-13T12:35:40.717-05:00has been named the new co-anchor for KTHV/Channel 11/Little Rock. Evans most recently was the morning co-anchor at ABC7 in Fort Meyers, Florida. Evans will begin on air Monday, September 19th.
2016-09-12T13:25:31.403-05:00“This is the station I grew up watching, the station where I started my career and the station where I’m wanting to end my career.”...that's what KATV/Channel 7/Little Rock evening anchor Chris May told Arkansas Business. May returned to Arkansas last month following 18 years of anchoring in Boston and Philadelphia.
2016-08-30T09:58:35.314-05:00FTV Live reports more cuts are coming for Tegna owned stations. FTV Live says production assistant jobs will be cut at many stations....
2016-08-30T09:55:43.308-05:00Looks as thought KATV/Channel 7/Little Rock parent company Sinclair Broadcast Group might be finding itself in the middle of a "pay for play" scandal. FTV Live reports this:
2016-08-30T10:36:53.446-05:00KSLA/Channel 12/Shreveport has unveiled its new set. Below are some pics:
2016-08-23T13:41:58.870-05:00Source: KLRT Press Release Mission Broadcasting, Inc. and KLRT, the FOX affiliate serving Central Arkansas, announced today plans to introduce a new channel on September 1, 2016. ESCAPE: the nation’s first broadcast television network for women, will launch on channel 16-2 and reflects Mission’s organization-wide commitment to broadcasting excellence for local viewers and advertisers.
2016-08-22T18:31:28.235-05:00Now a company is measuring Social SHARE. KSLA/Channel 12/Shreveport ranks 9th of the list. TV Spy explained it this way:
2016-08-23T13:10:48.529-05:00From the tip jar:
2016-08-21T21:15:56.372-05:00The mother of slain KATV anchor Anne Pressly is pressing on with a lawsuit to sue St Vincent Infirmary Medical Center in Little Rock over some of its staff gaining access to Pressly's medical records. The staff members involved have all dealt with, Patti Cannady after 8 years is still trying to make the hospital pay. Arkansas Online says a decision on whether the suit can go forward will come by the end of the week. Patti Cannady found her daughter at her home after being attacked on October 20th 2008.
2016-08-19T15:23:17.327-05:00Former KARK/Channel 4 evening/morning anchor Jancey Sheats will be filling in next week on the morning news program. Channel 4 has been bringing in former Little Rock anchors to help fill the gap in the mornings since Aaron Nolan has been reporting from the Olympics. Arkansas Online reports after leaving KARK Sheats worked in commmunication for Sen. Tom Cotton. She no longer works for him.
2016-08-17T11:53:25.342-05:00Can you tweet or not during the trial of Wade Naramore in Garland County. Seems KATV/Channel 7 reporter Marine Glisovic was tweeting about the trial while it was in session...despite a no cell phone ban by the judge. According to Arkansas Online, KARK/Channel 4 reporter Drew Petrimoulx confronted Glisovic about tweeting after court on Tuesday. Glisovic called the police and made a report of the incident but no charges are expected to be filed.
2016-08-15T21:39:52.819-05:00This from the tip box:
2016-08-05T16:28:14.009-05:00After two years KATV/Channel 7/Little Rock reporter Alexis Rogers has quit and on her way to Ohio where she will be on the morning show:
2016-08-05T16:16:37.387-05:00Former KTHV/Channel 11 anchor Liz Massey will be a guest anchor on KARK next week. Arkansas Online reports Massey will be co-anchoring the morning show in the absence of Aaron Nolan who is in Rio reporting on the Olympics.
2016-08-01T19:32:42.641-05:00Chris May has made his return to the evening newscasts at KATV/Channel 7/Little Rock. May originally worked at KATV from 1993 til 1998, starting out as a general assignment then anchoring the station's evening newscasts. May made this post of his facebook:
2016-07-29T14:51:14.246-05:00KARK/Channel 4/Little Rock will be having a guest morning anchor each week while Aaron Nolan is gone to report from the Olympics. Arkansas Online reports Matt Mosler has been tabbed as the first guest anchor for next week. Mosler is no stranger to TV viewers as he has been a morning anchor at KATV/Channel 7...and most recently at KARK. Mosler left the anchor desk in 2014 to join ministry work.
2016-07-23T13:08:38.397-05:00This from the tip jar:
2016-07-21T22:00:02.436-05:00WAGA/Channel 5/Atlanta, GA today officially named Alyse Eady the new co-anchor for Good Day Atlanta . In a facebook post Eady commented on being in Atlanta the last couple of days house hunting. She announced her departure from KTHV/Channel 11/Little Rock a couple of weeks ago.
2016-07-15T14:45:05.420-05:00Alyse Eady is headed to Atlanta Fox Station WAGA./Channel 5.
2016-07-15T11:16:33.026-05:00This from the tip jar: