Posts Tagged ‘Ginger Gadsden’

Ginger Gadsden to anchor at WKMG…

(from OrlandoSentinel.com) – WKMG-Channel 6 has found its newest anchor in St. Petersburg.

Ginger Gadsden joins Orlando’s CBS affiliate on June 16. She will co-anchor the station’s new 5:30 p.m. newscast with Matt Austin and solo anchor at 7 p.m. That 5:30 p.m. newscast debuts July 7.

She was a morning anchor at WTSP-Channel 10, the CBS affiliate in St. Petersburg, for seven years. She left that station in June last year when her contract was up and told that Tampa Bay Times then that she had tired of the morning shift.

“Ginger Gadsden will be a terrific addition to our early evening newscasts,” WKMG General Manager Skip Valet said. “Ginger is a compelling storyteller and an accomplished journalist. Like her co-anchors Matt Austin and Lisa Bell, Ginger is passionate about the news.”….Cont….

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06 2014

Ginger Gadsden is leaving WTSP…

(from TampaBay.com) – Ginger Gadsden, morning and noon anchor at St. Petersburg CBS affiliate WTSP-Ch. 10, will be leaving the station when her contract expires on June 30.

But at this time of layoffs and cutbacks in media, Gadsden, who has tired of working the morning shift, has no other job lined up. And she’s still committed to leaving.

“You know that feeling you get when you’ve made up your mind and you’re at peace with it?” said Gadsden, who came to work at WTSP in 2006. “That’s what I’m feeling. For me, it’s not sad, it’s exciting.”

After seven years of waking up at 2 a.m., Gadsden explained, she decided it was time to leave the morning shift. But WTSP, which placed former Miami anchor Charles Billi alongside longtime anchors Heather Van Nest and Reginald Roundtree in the station’s evening newscasts, declined to move her to a later schedule…..Cont….

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05 2013

Does WTSP promo cross ethical lines?

(from TampaBay.com) – For the first few seconds, it’s easy to think you’re watching a promotion for a news story on gender and driving, or a public service announcement.

“Welcome back everyone,” says WTSP-Ch. 10 morning anchor Ginger Gadsden, sitting on the set where she co-hosts the 10 News Morning Show. “A new study says men are … better drivers?”

Then she drops the first clue you’re not in TV news land anymore:

“That story’s bull!” Gadsden announces, before extolling the skills of monster truck driver Dawn Creten….Cont….

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01 2012

“Who wants to be a millionaire?”…

(from TBO.com) - Two news anchors from WTSP, Channel 10, will be playing “Who Wants to be a Millionaire” for charity.

Ginger Gadsden and Keith Jones (right 1,2) anchors of “The Morning Show on 10 News,” will appear on “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire” oat 4 p.m. Monday, November 29.

They will be playing the game to benefit The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association’s Go Red For Women awareness campaign for the Greater Southeast Chapter.

“Who Wants To Be A Millionaire” is teaming with news anchors from across the country during the week of November 29th for a special edition of the game show called “Play It Forward.” ….Cont….

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11 2010

“We’re laaame…we’ve got nothing else”

Readers of Florida News Center shared this YouTube video with us today…April Fools Day. From WTSP 4/1/10.         //Thanks wtsp10fan

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04 2010