Gray Recognizes WMC Memphis’ Streaming News Coverage With ‘OTTy Award’May 4th, 2022 by Paul Greeley
Each month, the Gray Television OTT desk recognizes a station that goes above and beyond in its streaming news coverage with The Local News Live OTTy Award. This month’s winner is WMC Action News 5, the group’s NBC affiliate in Memphis.
Local TV Keeps Giving To Help Those In NeedDecember 18th, 2020 by Paul Greeley
TV stations owned by Weigel, Nexstar, Sinclair, Gray, Tegna, Hearst, and Sunbeam in markets all over the country are responding to help those in need in their communities with food, toys, clothing, rent assistance and even restaurants hit by the pandemic.
Gray TV Stations’ Response To Louisiana’s Strongest HurricaneSeptember 21st, 2020 by Paul Greeley
“There’s a story here about the importance of what we do, and the resiliency of the people that do it,” wrote Mark Klein, creative services director at KALB in Alexandria, Louisiana. “What’s been accomplished to broadcast life-saving information in Lake Charles and the other surrounding areas that were devastated by Laura is a testament to the strength of the individual stations, and how they’ve worked together under Gray to succeed against all obstacles.”
WMC Raises $322,000 For Students Computer EquipmentSeptember 11th, 2020 by Paul Greeley
WMC, Gray’s NBC affiliate in Memphis, organized a fundraising event to supply each student in the largest school district in Tennessee with microphone equipped headsets to aid with virtual learning. “This goes to show just how critical local broadcasters can be to a community and our continued relevance in an increasing connected world,” said Jonathan Mitchell, WMC’s general manager.
Directors Of TV Sales Opportunities Available NowAugust 26th, 2019 by Paul Greeley
Just posted last week to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center are directors of TV sales openings by Gray, Meredith, Nexstar and News Press & Gazette for stations in Memphis, Hampton Roads, Colorado Springs and Greenville, S.C.