“When teachers and students asked us for help, we were anxious to step in,” says Curtis Miles, WAOW’s GM.
WCAV, Lockwood’s CBS affiliate in Charlottesville, Va., will debut, Dialogue, a half-hour special on Saturday, April 30, at 7 p.m. Dialogue is a new venue for in-depth local interviews and conversations about important community topics.
The use of the QR codes in TV commercials is winning converts among local TV sales execs and their advertising clients. “We were expecting a wave and it’s almost like a tsunami,” says one local advertiser.
New jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include openings in creative services, news, sales, digital and engineering.
All of Hearst Television’s stations will begin airing a special on April 21 that examines the changing weather patterns across the stations’ footprints.
Pandemic Generation: Kids in Crisis shines a light on the real, lasting impacts of remote learning, quarantine and the uncertainty children endured over the past two years.
KSAT, Graham Media’s ABC affiliate in San Antonio, was named a Gracie Award winner for best Local TV News Magazine by the The Alliance for Women in Media Foundation for its streaming program, KSAT Explains: What you need to know about protective orders in Bexar County.
WXYZ in Detroit has created unique and authentic promos approved by the anchors. “I was very, very pleased with the result,” one says.
New jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include openings for an engineering director, a sales director, two local sales managers, an executive producer, a morning anchor and an anchor/reporter.
WLBT, Gray’s NBC affiliate in Jackson, Miss., announces that Michael A. White, Jr. will be the director of operations for the Gray/WLBT Media Training Center, launching later this year. The center will educate and train students who attend Mississippi colleges and universities, with a focus on Historically Black Colleges and Universities in the state.