Check out the video below, c/o Tampa’s WTVT, as the station shows demolition and construction of its much anticipated new set. As Florida News Center reported, the station has been working from a temporary set since early August and started introducing new graphical elements last week. The new set is scheduled to debut today on the 5 p.m. newscast.
Sources tell Florida News Center that Tampa’s Bay News 9 and Orlando’s News 13 are about to get some new digs. As of Saturday morning, viewers may have noticed something different at both stations as anchors have been moved into the newsroom for desk reporting (below). Read the rest of this entry →
(from TVNewsCheck.com) – ZGS Communications today named Raiza Iciarte news director of its Telemundo affiliate WRMD-CD Tampa, Fla. (DMA 11), effective immediately.
Iciarte began her career in her native Venezuela, before joining ZGS Communications. Within the ZGS television station group, she was the news producer for WRMD as well as WTMO Orlando, Fla. Read the rest of this entry →
WFOR anchor Cynthia Demos has announced that is leaving the Miami station.
She is leaving to join The Dana Agency, a public relations firm with offices in Miami. Demos will also to continue to run her own video production and media training company.
Sources tell FTVLive that Fox Television is looking to trade WOFL in Orlando for WVUE Fox 8 in New Orleans.
The reason for the potential trade is that Fox wants to own yet another station in an NFL football city, with an NFC team. Fox has the broadcasting rights for all NFC team games for many years to come and wants to dominate those markets, using their football rights to attract viewers and sell advertisement. And, as you may have guessed the New Orleans Saints are an NFC team. Read the rest of this entry →