Category: Moving Up

CLARISSA WARD UPPED AT CNN

With Christiane Amapour now elevated to something called “chief international anchor”, CNN felt the need to have a new “chief international correspondent” in place , filling Amanpour’s old title. Clarissa Ward gets the nod. ...

YEAH, IT’S A 116 MARKET JUMP

Bryanna Gallagher joins the news team at Tribune’s WPMT in Harrisburg, PA, where she will be a reporter. Previously, Gallagher spent a year and a half as the weekday evening news anchor/producer for Northwest ...

IT’S MILWAUKEE FOR A WHTM REFUGEE

Amanda St. Hilaire has turned up at Tribune’s WITI in Milwaukee, Wisc. as an investigative reporter. Until recently, St. Hilaire was a weekend anchor-investigative reporter at Nexstar’s WHTM in Harrisburg, PA where she was ...

ANCHOR SHUFFLE IN WACO

Kris Radcliffe is the new evening anchor at Tegna’s KCEN in Waco, TX. Radcliffe started at the station 16 years ago as a weekend sports anchor and moved up over the years to his ...

BETTER LATE THAN NEVER

We’re a few months behind in reporting that Kevin Stanfield is the new ND for Cordillera Communications’ KXLF/KBZK duopoly in Butte, MT. He’s also the evening anchor and has been at the station since January. His ...

NEW HAVEN ANCHOR LANDS AT WUSA

Three weeks after he celebrated his impending move to the Washington, DC area – but just couldn’t say exactly where, we now know where former WTIC co-anchor Lorenzo Hall is ending up. He’s traded ...

GRAY PROMOTES PRODUCER TO ND

Adam Plyler is the new news director for Gray Television’s WDTV in Clarksburg, W. VA. He’s moving into the position from a 6 pm producer slot at sister station WSAZ in Huntington-Charleston, W.VA. He ...

LITTLE “GMA” NAMES NEW CO-ANCHOR

Little “GMA” in this case being “Good Morning Acadiana” the morning program at Cordillera’s KATC in Lafayette, LA has made it official. After the proverbial “nationwide search,” management found what it was looking for ...

MOVING UP IN NEXSTAR

After just under three years, sports anchor/reporter Jermaine Ferrell is making another move within the Nexstar system – this time from WFXR in Roanoke, VA to WRIC in Richmond, VA. He’ll be the weekend ...

MOVING UP IN COLUMBIA

Brad Hyatt has been promoted to news director for Raycom’s  WIS in Columbia, SC. He’s been the Assistant ND since 2016 and interim ND for the past three months. GM Lyle Schulze shared the news ...

SINCLAIR BUMPS UP GSM TO GM

Steven Flint is the new general manager of Sinclair’s Tri-Cities duopoly WCYB/WEMT in Tennessee/Virginia. Since 2016, Flint served as general sales manager at the operation. Steve Marks, EVP-COO of Sinclair’s television group, said: “We ...

WAUSAU WELCOMES A NEW PLAYER

A week after Daniel Keith stepped down from the anchor desk at “Wake-Up Wisconsin” on Quincy’s WAOW in Wausau, WI after a short six-month stint (he’d been with the station for two years) to ...

ANOTHER STEP UP THE LADDER

Lisa Chavez has been promoted to Director of Content for Tegna’s KTVB in Boise, ID. She first joined the station in 2000 as a news photographer and advanced to become assignment manager and then digital content ...

WTMJ MAKES IT OFFICIAL

Steve Chamraz, who’s been filling in since February on the 5 and 10 p.m. newscasts in Scripps’ WTMJ, is getting the job permanently. This is one of the first major on-air personnel moves since ...

JANSSEN MOVES UP AT WGN

Mike Janssen is the new weekend forecaster at Tribune’s WGN in Chicago. He replaces Jim Ramsey, who retired after a 30-year tenure at the station. Janssen has been with WGN since 2010 as a ...

CASKEY TO SUCCEED BROWN IN SATX

As veteran meteorologist Steve Browne prepares to step down from his #1 position at Graham Media’s KSAT in San Antonio, his successor has been named. Adam Caskey will be the new chief forecaster after ...

WFLD PROMOTES A PART-TIMER

Fox O&O WFLD in Chicago evidently made a popular move with Shae Peppler. After it was announced she has moved up to full-time sports reporter and weekend sports anchor at the station, there was ...

TELEMUNDO HOUSTON NAMES EP

KTMD in Houston is moving its 10 PM producer into a new slot. Sindy Espinoza is the newsroom’s new executive producer, effective immediately. Her career started Boston in 2012 at Entravision’s WUNI. She’s been ...

WRMD ADDS TO NEWS STAFF

Telemundo Tampa, WRMD is beefing up its staffing with two new additions. Ruben Capote (right) has been named forecaster for the station’s 6 & 11 PM weekday programs. While a meteorologist, he’s coming with ...