Posts Tagged ‘Mika Highsmith’

WTXL promo sign “video bombs” WCTV live shot…

(from TVspy.com) - During a WCTV live shot Friday from the Tallahassee Regional Airport, a promo for rival WTXL flashed on the screen behind reporter James Buechele (picture above; video here).

Buechele was talking about the airport’s potential expansion when the ad in the terminal flipped over to a graphic featuring WTXL anchors Mika Highsmith and Greg Angel. The promo aired twice, both before and after Buechele’s taped package….Cont….(from TVSpy.com)

//story and image c/o of TVSpy.com’s Media Bistro

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06 2013

The Tallahassee shuffle…

Sources in Tallahassee tell Florida News Center of the latest comings, goings and changes in local TV.

WCTV morning anchor Shonda Knight leaves her duties on the “Good Morning Show.” She leaves the moring time slot to become a Executive Producer in the newsroom. She will continue to anchor the noon show.

WTXL morning anchor Lenita Wesson has signed off from her duties on “Sunrise.” She is leaving the station to focus on being a full time mother. She gave birth to her first child this past January. Abbey Phillips moves from her weekend anchoring duties to take over Wesson’s seat on “Sunrise.”

Mike Highsmith joins WTXL as the new weekend anchor/reporter. She comes from Toldeo, OH’s WTOL-TV. She fills the vacantcy left open by Marco Villarreal, who left for Las Vegas earlier this year.

Greg Angel joins WTXL as a reporter. He comes from duopoly WPBN/WTOM in Traverse City, MI.

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07 2010