(edited from TVSpy.com) – WGFL news director Andrea Clenney is out at the Gainesville station.
So far there is no word on her departure or who will be her replacement.
She joined WGFL in 2016, coming from WLTZ in Columbus, GA and just down I-75 at WCJB. She has also worked in Denver, Greenville, Wilmington, Syracusa and August, GA.
(edited from TVSpy.com) – Assistant news director Travis Sherwin has been promoted to news director at WPBF.
He has been AND at the West Palm Beach station for the past three years. He was previous special projects producer at Orlando Hearst sister station, WESH. He worked at Fort Myers and Casper, WY before that.
Sunday afternoon into Sunday evening proved to be a dangerous time for weather Florida. The National Weather Service had issued a historically rare PDS Alert (potentially dangerous situation). As the first dangerous line of storms rolled into the Tampa market, stations were popping in and out of syndicated network programming to cover the weather.
WTSP continuously dropped in and out of the AFC championship football game on CBS, much to the irritation of some viewers watching the Patriots vs. the Steelers. Those viewers, included one Twitter user across the Bay at WTVT. The following tweet was sent out in response to WTSP’s coverage.
(edited from TVSpy.com) – Fort Myers station WINK-TV has hired a new anchor/reporter.
John Carlos-Estrada will be the station’s new weekend anchor and week day reporter.
He comes from KTRE in Lufkin, TX. Prior to that he worked in Victoria, TX and before that behind the scenes at MSNBC/NBC in New York and ABC News in Washington.