The University of Central Florida in Orlando has announced a new endowed journalism scholarship in the name of Wendy Chioji.
Chioji was a news anchor at Hearst’s WESH for more than 20 years.
She died in October from cancer at the age of 57.
Tomorrow night, Cleveland anchor Bill Martin signs off at Nexstar’s WJW after 25 years and a month of retrospectives.
“I want to get out of the way so the next person who does this, who’s young can step in and have a tremendous career like I had doing this and I have. It’s been amazing.”
Cake is likely.
KABC sports anchor Rob Fukuzaki is marking 25 years with the LA Disney outlet.
Here’s a career overview.
Dominic Mancuso, most recently the top gun at Nexstar’s duopoly WIVB/WNLO in Buffalo, New York has been promoted to vice president and general manager the group’s Indianapolis duopoly WTTV/WXIN.
During his 35-year career in local broadcasting, Mancuso has held positions of increasing responsibility and led television stations in a variety of large markets, including Cleveland, Ohio; Nashville, Tenn.; and Chicago.