Posts Tagged ‘FOX’

WOFL gets a new set…

Orlando’s WOFL unveiled their new set this afternoon. The new set (in “Studio A”) features a curved video wall that frames the main news desk and serves as a visual and story background for the anchors. The new also features a new weather set, morning show/interview set, and an on set video/story production area that mimics those used on the mother ship at the Fox News Channel.

The new set was designed and built by Central Florida based Fx Design Group. Insiders tell Florida News Center to expect a similar new set coming to Tampa’s WTVT, just in time for fall sweeps – Stay tuned!

While the previous WOFL set is now history, the station retains its FOX O&O corporate graphics and music package.

Check out the video tour below and more c/o WOFL.com

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30

04 2015

Daniel Tosh dissed in his home market….

(from OrlandoSentinel.com) – Reruns of “Tosh.0,” starring University of Central Florida grad Daniel Tosh, will start airing on Fox Television Stations in the fall.

But not on Fox-owned WOFL-Channel 35 in Orlando, nor on WTVT- Channel 13 across the state in Tampa.

And that’s a shame because Tosh grew up along the coast in Titusville.

“Tosh.0″ debuted on Comedy Central in 2009. The show is in its seventh season, and the reruns will expose Tosh to more viewers….Cont….

05

03 2015

WJXT takes May JAX books, beats locals and nets…

In a press release to Florida News Center, we learn that Independent station WJXT is once again claiming its historically dominant role in the Jacksonville/Brunswick television market. The following numbers are for the coveted 25-54 age group.

WJXT wins the morning race from 5am-9am, beating all local newscasts and national network newscasts from NBC, ABC, and CBS

6am-7am (RTG/SHARE)

7am-9am

WJXT (5/35)

WJXT (3/26)

WTLV/WJXX (3.2/22)

Today Show (1.7/14)

WAWS (1.3/9)

CBS This Morning (1.7/14)

WTEV (.04/3)

Good Morning America (038/7)

WJXT wins the evening newscasts from 5pm-7pm, once again beating all local newscasts and national network newscasts from NBC, ABC, CBS

5 pm (RTG/SHARE)

5:30pm

6 pm

WJXT (2.8/17)

WJXT (3/16)

WJXT (3.8/17)

WTLV/WJXX (1.4/9)

WTLV/WJXX (1.8/9)

WTLV/WJXX (2.7/12)

WTEV (1.3/8)

WTEV (1.3/7)

WTEV (1.6/7)

 

In the late news hour, WJXT beats newscasts on WAWS and network primetime shows in the 10pm hour and continues that streak on with the 11pm local newscasts.

11 pm (RTG/SHARE)

WJXT (2.3/9)

WTLV/WJXX (2.2/9)

WTEV (1.4/5)

WJXT says that it has seen increases in primetime viewing as well, ranking second with its schedule of syndicated network comedies. In the M-F primetime viewing hours, WJXT beats out NBC, ABC, and FOX, losing only to CBS.

*NOTE – The above numbers were from a WJXT press release.

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20

06 2014

New graphics packages at WTVT/WOFL…

Tampa’s WTVT and Orlando’s WOFL (WOGX – Gainesville) unveiled a new graphics package today. This new graphics package also debuted on all sixteen Fox O&O network stations. Other new changes include a semi-return to horizontal Fox “station” logo’s for graphic bugs, using the former vertical styled logos only for intros and bumper graphics.

Check out the YouTube video below from WTVT and the embedded stories to further demonstrate these new graphics at WTVT and WOFL.

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12

11 2012

More noticias on Fox affiliates, sort of…

(from TVNewsCheck.com) - The 50 TV stations that have signed on to be MundoFox affiliates will broadcast local news, many by the end of this year — a move that will hugely expand the number of news-producing stations nationwide.

“They all committed to having local news; it’s just a matter of time,” says Jorge Mettey,  SVP of News for the Spanish-language network, a joint venture of News Corp. and Colombian programming giant RCN.

News will help the network and the affiliates reach their targeted audience — young, bilingual Hispanics, he says. “If they want to be successful, they have to have local news.”

Announced last January, the network is set for a soft launch tomorrow and an official launch on Aug. 13.

The creation of 48 new TV news departments (the MundoFox affiliates in Los Angeles and Miami already air local news) will be a boon to local news, which has lost 26 TV newsrooms over the last decade….Cont….

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08 2012