Posts Tagged ‘Sheena Parveen’

Milbourne to replace Sheena at WTVT…

(from – Lindsay Milbourne is joining Fox O&O WTVT Tampa, Fla. (DMA 14). She will contribute to Good Day Tampa Bay Weekends, as well as various weekday newscasts.

Most recently, Milbourne was weekend meteorologist and reporter for WBTW Myrtle Beach, S.C. Prior to that, she worked as weekend meteorologist and reporter at WCJB Gainesville, Fla….Cont….

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01 2012

Sheena Parveen (Samanipour) headed to Philly..

(edited from Parveen, a St. Petersburg native who has worked as a weather forecaster at Tampa Fox affiliate WTVT-Ch. 13 on weekend mornings for the past two years, will leave the station Sunday headed for job at WCAU-TV NBC 10 in Philadelphia.

Parveen, 25, known as Sheena Parveen Samanipour while growing up locally, declined to confirm which station she will work for in Philadelphia, saying she expects to reveal more details later this week.

A spokeswoman for WTVT confirmed that Parveen’s last day on air at WTVT will be Sunday….Cont….

//hattip to FTVLive and NewsBlues


11 2011

FNC on YouTube: Sheena Parveen…

It will soon be a month since Clearwater native Sheena Parveen Samanipour (now known as Sheena Parveen) has joined Tampa’s WTVT from Tallahassee’s WCTV. We were finally able to catch a weekend newscast and wanted to share the montage below. Enjoy 8min 43sec of Sheena and crew at WTVT.


11 2009

Samanipour to be Parveen at WTVT…

As Florida News Center reported on Oct 23, Sheena Samanipour will join Tampa’s WTVT. TBO gives us more info below…

(edited from – Sheena Parveen (known as Sheena Parveen Samanipour at WCTV), a meteorologist and reporter at WCTV-TV in Tallahassee, has been hired by Tampa’s WTVT, as a forecaster for weekend morning newscasts. Parveen, a native of St. Petersburg, will join WTVT in late November, a station spokesperson said today. The retirement of veteran meteorologist Howard Shapiro on Friday has resulted in some staff changes and the need for another meteorologist. WTVT meteorologist Jim Weber will replace Howard on the noon newscasts and back up Dave Osterberg, meteorologist and co-host of the “Good Day Tampa Bay” morning show. Longtime weekend meteorologist Andy Johnson will move from weekend morning newscasts to weekend evening newscasts….Cont….

//Comment – What no linkage Walt? – FNC wonders if Samanipour was a little to ethnic for WTVT? Parveen is actually Shareen’s middle name. What do you think?


10 2009